Roel Bernaerts

IT Architect

Network Services

Roel Bernaerts is one of IT Architects in the Network Services organization. His primary focus is driving the transformation of Cisco’s internal network from an enterprise network to a Cloud Ready Network.

He resides in Belgium and has over 18 years of IT experience– all of which are with Cisco IT.


June 29, 2020


As the landscape evolves, so must the enterprise backbone

Most organizations today take advantage of cloud services. From software as a service (SaaS) to infrastructure as a service (IaaS), these cost-effective solutions help accelerate business and offer new opportunities for innovation. Within the Cisco network, we’ve seen an impact from changing traffic patterns as our clients adopt to Cloud Services. We see more and […]

March 25, 2019


Cliente cero para Firewall de próxima generación 6.3

En el rol de Cisco IT como Cliente Cero, nos hemos asociado con el grupo de Seguridad para probar el nuevo software Firepower 6.3. Nuestro objetivo final es ayudar a...

December 6, 2018


Customer Zero for Next-Generation Firewall 6.3

In Cisco IT’s role as Customer Zero, we have been partnering with the security business group to test-drive the new Firepower 6.3 software. Our ultimate goal is to help improve the code before it is released to our customers. To put our money where our mouth is, we deployed the code into our production environment within 24 hours of publishing on cisco.com.