Tim Stack

Product Marketing Manager

Data Center and Virtualization

Tim Stack is a Product Marketing Manager within the Cisco Data Center and Virtualization group.

He has extensive product management and marketing experience on RISC- and x86-based

servers as well having an engineering background in the semiconductor industry.


October 23, 2014


Together We Can: Cisco at NetApp Insight 2014

Next week in Las Vegas, NetApp’s annual conference devoted to the technology-curious storage and data management professional, including system engineers, professional services consultants, channel partners, and for the first time ever, NetApp customers. Cisco is an diamond level sponsor of the event and will have a very strong presence highlighting FlexPod, based on Cisco UCS integrated […]

September 23, 2014


FlexPod is Cisco ACI Enabled

In today’s data centers, organizations want to further accelerate application deployment, resulting in even greater demands on the IT infrastructure. The need for speed and efficiency is paramount and keeping pace with dynamic priorities requires infrastructure flexibility, agility, and automation. Hence, leveraging an application-centric operational model is now essential. FlexPod has become a leader in integrated […]

July 16, 2014


FlexPod, Based on UCS Integrated Infrastructure, is a Leader in Integrated Infrastructure

The month of June was very exciting for FlexPod.  On June 16th, Gartner released their 2014 Magic Quadrant for integrated infrastructure with FlexPod positioned in the leaders quadrant. On June 25th, Cisco and NetApp announced FlexPod has generated $3 billion in joint sales since its launch in 2010 with more than 4100 customers. The very next […]

April 7, 2014


Cisco’s Commitment to Openness and Interoperability will be on Display at Red Hat Summit 2014

Change is good. After a successful run of four years in Boston, Red Hat Summit moves to San Francisco this year from April 14-17. Red Hat Summit has...

March 13, 2014


FlexPod at Cisco Live Milan 2014 Recap

A little over a month ago, I had the pleasure of attending Cisco Live in Milan, Italy. It was a busy week doing FlexPod demos and meeting with our customers and technology partners. This provided me the opportunity to grab some video time with Michael Harding, FlexPod Marketing Manager at NetApp, to discuss our recent […]

January 21, 2014


OpenStack@Cisco Live – Milan

At Cisco, we continue to see OpenStack’s community-driven process and standards based approach act as a catalyst in the development and transition to an open source cloud platform. This approach leverages a robust ecosystem of industry-leading technologies and avoids lock-in to a single vendor or platform. As the ecosystem grows so does the pace of […]

December 10, 2013


Cisco Introduces New Solutions for EMC VSPEX

The Cisco and EMC teams have been working closely to expand the VSPEX solution portfolio to accelerate growth and opportunity. In addition to the new CVDs, we released a new application white paper and management design guide for VSPEX. Wait, there’s more. We also recently published new Cisco marketing collateral for VSPEX and a customer case […]

July 2, 2013


Krones Group dramatically improves IT efficiency by migrating from RISC-based architecture to Cisco UCS

An Increasing amount of organizations continue to shift their view of IT infrastructure as being a cost center to an enabler of business growth. Hence, businesses are looking for infrastructure that can deliver agility and availability while enabling diverse applications to coexist in the same infrastructure. The Krones group, headquartered in Neutraubling, Germany, helps makes […]

June 14, 2013


Cisco UCS at Red Hat Summit 2013

The open source community converged in Boston this week for the Red Hat Summit. A key theme for this year’s event was OpenStack. Cisco presence included an executive keynote, speaking session, and demonstrations of our product and solutions in the partner pavilion. Ram Appalaraju, VP of Technology and Product Marketing and Solutions Engineering, delivered a […]