Matt Johnson

Cisco DevNet Developer Evangelist

DevNet - Developer Experience

Matt Johnson is a technical leader and hands-on technology evangelist within Cisco's DEVNET developer program.

At work, coming from a platform automation background, Matt is excited by the disruptive power of container orchestration in solving multi-cloud, event driven computing, developer tool consolidation, and security challenges for consumers large and small.

Outside of work, he enjoys flying, target sports, rugby, steak and his growing whisky collection. As a brit, he also enjoys travel for access to that rarest of items, sunshine.


July 24, 2019


DevNet Certifications – How to get ready for the DevOps Exam

4 min read

The DevOps certification shows your knowledge of the practice of developer and network operations roles working together as a single team, being responsible for the entire lifecycle of an application.

April 18, 2019


DevNet Shines at Google NEXT 2019

3 min read

Cisco was at Google NEXT in full force, exhibiting our latest solutions in cloud security, collaboration, hybrid Kubernetes, and AI/ML, along with DevNet developer resources.

February 25, 2019


Purple and Meraki Join Forces for Internal Hackathon

2 min read

Purple teamed up with Cisco to host an internal hackathon with the goal to utilize Meraki API’s to produce new features, analytics and other enhancements.

January 28, 2019


Enabling App Developers in a Multi-cloud World – Part 1

4 min read

Consistent API’s and reducing complexity/cost of supporting multiple environments sets you on the least friction path to embracing multiple providers.

May 14, 2018


Interactive Security Challenges Coming to CLUS DEVNET Zone!

4 min read

DevNet's "Black Hat, White Hat" hands-on IoT hacking challenge is coming to the DevNet Zone at Cisco Live in Orlando, USA. Stop by the DevNet Zone and give it a try.

February 19, 2018


How I Built the Greatest Trade Show Booth of my Life. So Far!

7 min read

The Black Hat White Hat security challenge in the DevNet Zone is a hit at Cisco Live Barcelona.