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Ravi Balakrishnan

Senior Product Marketing Manager

Datacenter Solutions

Ravi Balakrishnan holds a MS in Computer engineering and MBA in Marketing from USA

Ravi has more than 20 years of server hardware and software middleware experience at Sun, HP and Oracle and 5 years of server, virtualization and networking hardware experience at Cisco where he is employed currently – Ravi has acquired rich experience in datacenter infrastructure solutions encompassing Unified Computing Systems, Unified fabric, Energy Efficient Datacenters, and other emerging datacenter topics such as Cloud computing, dynamic provisioning, and the like.

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February 22, 2018

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A Trifecta of Technologies for Cloud-Native Applications: Cisco ACI, Kubernetes, Apprenda

Cisco ACI, with native Kubernetes cluster support, integrates with Apprenda's container management platform to simplify ACI fabric configuration, create secure containerization, and automate network isolation of cloud-native, legacy and mixed applications.

February 15, 2018

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Cisco ACI and Citrix NetScaler solution wins Digital Secure Perimeter Leadership award at Citrix Summit 2018

Citrix Summit 2018 global alliance awards were announced last month in Anaheim, California. The award winners were announced at both Global and Geo events held on Jan 9.  Read awards...

January 31, 2018

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Cisco ACI-Cherwell solution brings enhanced automation and visibility to IT Services

Today we are pleased to announce ACI-Cherwell joint solution to address growing customer needs in IT Service Management. Cisco ACI is industry’s market-leading SDN network technology and has fast established...

January 24, 2018

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Cisco Live 2018 – Barcelona gears up to host industry’s premier technology event

Barcelona is Europe’s greatest city to visit in winter. And February is especially notable with azure blue skies and moderate weather. It is also the time when the cultural calendar...

November 13, 2017

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Nordic company Tieto deploys Cisco ACI platform for fast, customized service integration and delivery

Introduction Tieto, a leading Nordic software and services company is growing rapidly and plans to continue fueling growth through new services and capabilities. Tieto’s growth strategy is built on a shift from providing mere services to delivering an outstanding experience to its customers. This requires the ability to deliver services quickly and make it possible […]

October 27, 2017

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SDx Central Moderates Cisco and Citrix Webinar on Software Defined Networking and Data Center Agility

Join Cisco and Citrix on November 2 for an SDx Central moderated webinar to learn how trusted innovators, Citrix NetScaler and Cisco ACI joined to meet the rapidly changing needs of users and new applications using software-defined networking to modernize data centers. Discover how you can achieve business agility by building a secure, policy-driven architecture […]

October 17, 2017

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First Oktoberfest, and now Tufinnovate EMEA 2017 – Festival continues

Frankfurt, Germany in October transforms into a city of festivals, catering to all tastes and ages. Just two weeks ago Oktoberfest got over and last week we saw the city play host to the famous book fair. This October, Frankfurt gives techies in Europe an extra delight with a hi-tech event, Tufinnovate EMEA 2017, Oct […]

September 25, 2017

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Cisco Tetration and ACI debut at Splunk 2017 conference

Cisco's Insieme Business Unit is gearing up for the 2017 Splunk Conference in Washington DC, to demonstrate how customers are benefiting from the ACI & Tetration solutions with Splunk.

September 20, 2017

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End-to-end Security Management for the Next-generation Data Center with Cisco ACI and AlgoSec

Guest blogger: AlgoSec Exec Anner Kushnir, VP Technology, AlgoSec This blog is authored by Anner Kushnir, AlgoSec. Anner Kushnir has over 20 years of experience in various research, development and executive management positions. Anner joined AlgoSec in 2006 as head of R&D, leading the research, design, architecture and software development of the AlgoSec product suite. […]