Paresh Gupta

Technical Leader, Technical Marketing Engineering

Cloud Networking

Paresh has more than a decade of industry experience in data center and service provider technologies. As a Technical Marketing Engineer in Cisco, he frequently presents at various industry forums like Cisco Live, Dell Technologies World, VMworld, etc. He has helped hundreds of customers to make better-informed decisions about their design and architecture. He is a CCIE and an expert in storage networking and related technologies like network congestion (slow drain), telemetry, automation, and management. At Cisco, he drives the future evolution of products, technologies, and solutions. Recently, he has led the technical and market evolution of Cisco SAN Analytics. In addition to his day-job, while working late nights and weekends from his Garage, he developed a full-blown traffic monitoring app for Cisco UCS Servers and made it available for free to the customers.


March 9, 2023


Top Ten Benefits of Upgrading from DCNM to NDFC SAN

8 min read

In January 2023, we launched the third major release (12.1.2) of NDFC SAN Controller. This makes the perfect time to upgrade from DCNM to NDFC not just because three is a magic number, but also because of ten reasons that I am sharing in this post.

August 30, 2022


Cisco NDFC One View – Centralized Management of the Global SAN Infrastructure

3 min read

Nexus Dashboard Fabric Controller (NDFC) is a scalable application for managing Fibre Channel SAN. NDFC One View provides insights into what is happening within the Fibre Channel SANs at multiple locations in a single pane of glass.

August 19, 2020


Top 10 Challenges Solved by SAN Analytics

3 min read

IBM c-type SAN Analytics, is the industry's first and only integrated-by-design architecture, provides deep visibility into SCSI and NVMe traffic at scale. Here are top 10 challenges that can be solved with IBM c-type SAN Analytics.