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Susie Wee

SVP & CTO

DevNet

Susie is the Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of DevNet at Cisco Systems. She is the founder of DevNet, Cisco's developer program which catalyzes innovations created by a broader developer ecosystem. DevNet serves infrastructure and application developers across the breadth of Cisco’s portfolio including networking, cloud, data center, security, collaboration and IoT. Under Susie’s leadership, the DevNet community has grown to over 500,000 developers in less than four years.

Prior to her current role, Susie was the Vice President and Chief Technology and Experience Officer of Cisco’s Collaboration Technology Group. She was responsible for driving innovation and experience design in Cisco's collaboration products and software services, including unified communications, telepresence, web and video conferencing, and cloud collaboration. Before joining Cisco, Susie was Vice President of Experience Software Business and CTO at Hewlett Packard.

Susie served as the co-editor of the JPSEC standard for the security of JPEG-2000 images and as an associate editor for the IEEE Transactions on Circuits, Systems and Video Technology and IEEE Transactions on Image Processing. While serving as Lab Director at HP Labs, Susie was also a consulting assistant professor at Stanford University where she co-taught a graduate-level course on digital video processing.

Susie received Technology Review’s Top 100 Young Innovators award, ComputerWorld's Top 40 Innovators under 40 award, the Red Dot Design Concept award for augmented collaboration, the INCITs Technical Excellence award, the Women in Technology International Hall of Fame award, and was on the Forbes Most Powerful Women list. She is an IEEE Fellow for her contributions in multimedia technology and has authored over 50 international publications and 57 granted patents.

Susie received her B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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Articles

November 5, 2019

DEVELOPER

Accelerating Partner Success with the new Cisco DevNet Specialization

New DevNet Specialization will recognize partner's software and automation capabilities to deliver digital transformation using Cisco products and APIs.

June 10, 2019

DEVELOPER

Bringing Software Practices and Software Skills to Networking with Cisco Certifications and DevNet

New network technologies and certifications are giving network engineers the opportunity to utilize the programmable network in new and exciting ways.

May 1, 2019

DEVELOPER

Wi-Fi 6 is for Developers!

Every major networking technology transition creates a new set of opportunities for applications. Developers take notice.

February 15, 2019

DEVELOPER

Disrupt or Die: Developers and IT Hold the Keys to Business Success

Across all industries, from retail to manufacturing to transportation and cities, developers and IT have become strategic partners in business success.

November 27, 2018

DEVELOPER

“Smart Country” Innovation Creates Opportunities for People

Innovation! It’s amazing to see how technology transforms our lives. As the founder of Cisco DevNet, I am passionate about ensuring that technology makes our lives better in ways that...

November 13, 2018

DEVELOPER

DevNet Is Working with Partners to Innovate and Differentiate

We have a full suite of SD-WAN offerings, including an SD-WAN video series, new learning labs, and sandboxes. We also put new code sample and a new POSTMAN collection in DevNet Code Exchange.

July 23, 2018

DEVELOPER

Introducing the Cisco & Google Cloud Challenge

Get tools and training to build modern, microservice-based, cloud applications that span both public and private clouds. Register for the Cisco & Google Cloud Challenge and WIN!

June 12, 2018

ENTERPRISE NETWORKS

Building the Intent-Based Network with DevNet

#Cisco just made an announcement about releasing new developer capabilities for intent-based networking. Cisco's new DNA Center platform adds programmability to DNA Center. #CiscoDNA