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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 etc.,

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July 16, 2015

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Discover how Cisco ACI – AVI Networks joint solution enables faster application rollouts and continuous performan …

The Cisco ACI partner eco-system is growing rapidly. I was privileged to see prima-facie, at Cisco Live San Diego last month, the excitement surrounding AVI’s solution announcement with Cisco ACI...

June 4, 2015

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Cisco Live 2015, San Diego – A Week of non-stop technology showcase and excitement

Cisco Live US 2015, Cisco's premier education and training destination for IT professionals worldwide, kicks off next week at San Diego....

May 17, 2015

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Are you ready for F5 Agility next week – Edinburgh gets ready to play host to this exciting event

It is a back-back, double-header for me this weekend, as I head from an action-packed week in Orlando to exotic Edinburgh,...

May 10, 2015

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Looking for Action? Cisco ACI at Citrix Synergy 2015 or Disney World – or Both

What attracts me to Orlando In the hot and humid month of May this year? There are numerous synergies from the Disney World to Orlando’s pristine nature that enhances my...

April 28, 2015

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Cisco APIC wins Best of Interop 2015 award in SDN category

The Best of Interop Awards for 2015 were announced today at 5.30 PM, at the Interop Theater. Cisco APIC won the Best of Interop award in the SDN category.

April 17, 2015

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Cisco ACI and Radware – From Point Solutions to Application Centric Services

Radware’s Alteon ADC and DefensePro integrated with Cisco ACI fabric enable IT managers drive greater value from their Cisco ACI deployment with automated tenant-based application delivery and security services. For...

April 9, 2015

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Cisco APIC Makes Best of Interop 2015 Finalist

With Interop less than three weeks away, we are excited to learn that Cisco APIC, the SDN controller for...

April 6, 2015

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The Power of the ACI Toolkit: The “Snapback” App

I recently wrote in my blog about a partner, WWT, that quickly developed a network replication solution across dual DC using the programming interface on the APIC.  Our own...

March 26, 2015

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Federated ACI Fabrics for Dual Data Center Deployments – A Disaster Recovery ACI use-case

Wins, Accomplishments, Fast Action, welcome to the world of Cisco ACI. In this blog, I want to take you closer to the core of ACI excitement. Cisco Insieme Business...