Raj Vashist

Senior Product Manager, Unified Access BU

Raj is a Senior Manager, Product Management responsible for Catalyst 3K Product Family in the Enterprise Networking Group. He has 10+ years of technology experience across networking and computing (servers/PC) products. During his 2+ years at Cisco, Raj has helped define the Catalyst 3K Product Strategy, Positioning and  new Product Launch.  He has led multiple product launches for the Catalyst 3K product family (3560X UPOE, 3750X UPOE, 3850). Currently Raj is focused on driving the Converged Access momentum and defining the roadmap for Next Gen access switching platforms.

Prior to Cisco, Raj was a lead design engineer for several Network Processors, Chipsets and new IO technologies (Infiniband/PCI-Express) at Intel. Raj has an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.


November 20, 2014


Converged Access Drives Cisco Live Cancun

Cisco Live Cancun took place in the beautiful Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort from November 3rd – 6th 2014.   The event provided a great opportunity for customers and partners to discuss Cisco’s Products and Solution’s vision.   And what better way to showcase these latest innovative solutions than with running the event itself with its […]

November 5, 2014


Hutchinson USD Adopts Converged Access to Drive Network Performance

The Hutchinson Public Schools, located in Hutchinson, Kansas include 11 Elementary, Middle and High schools. The Hutchinson Public Schools adopted Converged Access for their wired and wireless solution, increasing the performance of their network for their staff, teachers and students. Each of Hutchinson’s Public schools utilize the network and technology as part of the learning […]

November 4, 2014


Converged Access Simplifies Wired-Wireless Management at Camden Schools

The Camden City School District in New Jersey is made up of 26 Schools with approximately 29 buildings that cater to 12,000 students and 2500 employees. The School District decided to go with Converged Access to enable a single pane of glass for the wired and wireless network, and drive better network performance with 802.11ac. […]

August 29, 2014


Converged Access Enables “Perfect Branch” at CSC and ENVEN

Corporation Service Company (CSC) and ENVEN are deploying Converged Access with Catalyst 3850 switches in their branch offices to build single platforms for their wired and wireless networks. The in-built wireless controller in Catalyst 3850 eliminates the need for an external WLAN controller and brings wired features like Secure Group Tags, Flexible Netflow and Wireshark […]

August 11, 2014


Converged Access Enables Next Gen Classrooms at PCTI

Passaic County Technical Institute (PCTI) is a leading career and technical high school located in Wayne, New Jersey. Listed among the best high schools three years in a row according to US News & World Reports, PCTI is the largest school of its kind in the state and represents a progressive learning community both in […]