Tony Antony



Tony Antony, has more than 18 years of experience in Technology Marketing with primary focus on Networking, Storage and Virtualization Solutions. He received a master's degree in telecommunications from SMU, and a MBA from UTD. Tony's previous experience includes consulting, engineering, marketing and management positions at Texas Instruments and KPMG. He has authored numerous technical papers and published Two Cisco Press Books.



May 8, 2017


Cisco MDS and Dell EMC set new standards for enterprise storage performance

An undeniable trend in the storage industry is what one might refer to as the democratization of all-flash storage as the technology becomes more economical and, therefore, more relevant for most use cases. Indeed, flash storage remains critical for Tier 0/Tier 1 applications such as enterprise databases, and its growing popularity to support broader sets […]

May 3, 2017


Scale Your Data Center with the Nexus 9000 and Cloud Scale Technology

There is no dispute that Cisco offers an unmatched portfolio of networking solutions that gives our customers the unique ability to simplify their IT infrastructure and optimize it for the many diverse on-prem and cloud-native applications they are deploying today. The Nexus 9000 is a foundational element of that portfolio that has been installed in […]

April 27, 2017


Flash and Virtualization Give Customers More Reasons to Appreciate the Cisco/HDS Partnership

Few years back, enterprise storage was primarily dependent on spinning disks built into stand-alone arrays. Then advent of flash storage changed everything in the storage industry landscape in terms of key performance factors. This includes flash storage arrays being able to transmit data at line rate, even for random reads, a behavior which is observed for […]

April 11, 2017


Bringing Storage Area Networking to the Age of Hyper Scale Data

There is no doubt that we are living in the Hyper Scale Data age when it comes to all things data storage related, which is impacting both consumers and companies. According to Cisco research, by the year 2020, the amount of data stored inside data centers is expected to grow by a factor of five, […]

March 20, 2017


Cisco BGP EVPN in the datacenter

Posting this blog on behalf of Babi Seal, Senior Manager, Product Management, INSBU, who has been driving  BGP EVPN based solutions in the datacenter. Digital disruptors have challenged established business models by creating new ways of engaging with customers in real-time to better serve the changing customer needs. To maximize revenue and maintain customer interest, […]

February 2, 2017


Evolving the Nexus 9000 to Enhance Today’s Social, Mobile, Cloud and App-Centric World

For most enterprises today, remaining competitive requires them to modernize their data center infrastructure to deliver operational services at the pace and scale of the cloud and DevOps. The Cisco...

December 13, 2016


Nexus 7000 Innovations: Data Center Interconnect, Enhanced Scale, Enhanced Security and Investment Protection

Digital transformation is a multi-trillion dollar global initiative that is placing enormous pressure on IT to move faster and manage the increasing diversity in the types of users, apps, and locations needed just to support their businesses’ bottom line. As a result, developers will create thousands of new enterprises apps that demand the utmost in […]

October 19, 2016


Cisco Extends Storage Networking Solutions with Greater Data Protection, Increased Bandwidth and Simplified Provisioning

Data is growing at an astonishing rate. Trends like cloud, IoT and digitization are imposing higher demands on how data is managed, transported, backed up and restored. Increased business dependence on IT means downtime has more meaningful and tangible impact on business operations. There is almost universally increased focus on disaster recovery and business continuance […]

October 11, 2016


Dell EMC expanding ALL Flash Portfolio; New VMAX 250F with feature rich HYPERMAX OS

Companies today are facing an increasingly competitive environment and continue to look for substantial differentiation in their market. The Storage and Storage Networking continues to play a vital role in enabling businesses to adopt new technologies and applications to help them scale and grow. Trends like the Internet of Things, Cloud, Big data and Flash […]