Avatar

Scott Harrell

Senior Vice President and General Manager

Enterprise Networking Business

Scott Harrell is Senior Vice President and General Manager of Cisco’s Enterprise Networking Business. In this role, he is responsible for product management, user experience, and business development for all enterprise networking products and solutions. This multibillion-dollar portfolio consists of the industry’s broadest range of routers, switches, and wireless that span the campus, access, and wide area networks.

Since joining Cisco in 2001, Harrell has held leadership roles in product management and engineering in the Enterprise Networking and Security businesses where he has helped define and build technology portfolios to meet the rapidly evolving demands of digital businesses.

Most recently, Harrell led product management for Cisco’s security business where he helped transform Cisco’s world-class security portfolio and transition the business to a software led business model. In this role, he was also responsible for the product strategy and the integration of several successful acquisitions.

Prior to Cisco, Harrell worked in a strategic planning role at Intel Corporation. He holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Bachelors of Science from Georgia Institute of Technology.

Articles

October 23, 2019

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Building the Network of the Future – Powered by AI

Our first Global Networking Trends Report highlights how our customers will adopt AI tools for network management, and how network management will become increasingly relevant to businesses' bottom lines.

September 16, 2019

ENTERPRISE NETWORKS

iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro: A Win for Users and Admins

Advanced capabilities in iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro, and features built through Cisco's strategic partnership with Apple, make the new models excellent devices both for users and businesses.

June 10, 2019

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

The Intelligent Next Step for Intent-Based Networking

Cisco's goal with intent-based networking has been to turn intent into network policy so that your business can innovate faster than ever. Today, we take another leap forward in our mission.

April 29, 2019

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Unplugged and Uninterrupted: What’s Driving Networking Today

Enterprise Networking SVP and GM Scott Harrell discusses how networking needs have changed in recent years, and how we will move the industry forward to meet them.

February 21, 2019

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

New Wireless Frontiers for the Enterprise: 5G, Wi-Fi 6, and CBRS

5G and Wi-Fi 6 will improve networking for everyone, with unique benefits for the enterprise. Here’s how they’ll work together.

December 17, 2018

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

CRN’s Awards Validate Cisco’s Vision for Intent-Based Networking

CRN, the voice of the reseller channel, named Cisco's Catalyst 9000 family as Product of the Year in “Networking," and Cisco SD-WAN in “Software-Defined Networking.”

November 13, 2018

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Cisco Intent-Based Networking Everywhere

We launched intent-based networking a year ago with the introduction of the Catalyst 9000 and DNA Center. Our next step is putting Intent-based networks in more places.

August 1, 2018

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Why I’m So Thrilled to Welcome the Location Services Company, July Systems, to Cisco

#Cisco is closing the acquisition of July Systems, the cloud-based mobile experience and location services platform. #wireless #intentbasednetworking

June 12, 2018

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Intent-Based Networking’s Next Evolution: The DNA Center Platform

DNA Center’s new open platform capabilities mean all its powerful, networkwide automation and assurance tools are available to our partners and customers. #CiscoDNA