Tom Deckers

Principal Engineer

Information Technology

With a passion for creatively combining technologies to provide interesting solutions quickly, Tom Deckers is a Principal Engineer in Cisco IT, working on network insights and automation. Currently, Tom is responsible for defining the future state architecture in this area and guides the delivery teams realizing the vision. In previous years, he has been using his software engineering skills to modernize the cloud management experience for Cisco developers. Tom has a background in application architecture and development, and has been with Cisco for more than 22 years.


June 21, 2022


Our future network: insights and automation

Insights and automation will power our future network. Think of it as a circular process: collect data from network infrastructure. Analyze it for insights. Share those insights. Use the insights to automatically reprogram infrastructure where possible. Repeat. The aim is to quickly adapt to whatever the future brings.