Viten Patel

Viten Patel is a Senior Network engineer at Cisco. He has been working in the industry for about 5 years now and has served different roles within Cisco. He has been in Wireless TAC, Wireless BU escalation and now a Technical Marketing Engineer for Catalyst 3650, 3850 and 4500.

Viten is passionate about 802.11 and involved with Converged Access since its inception. He works with Customers to help Design, Deploy and Troubleshoot their networks of all sizes.

Viten holds CCIE Wireless: 37808 and CWNE: 146


July 22, 2015


Converged Access Branch Design (MC over WAN)

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“Why can’t I have MC across a WAN boundary to manage multiple branch MA?” I get this question a lot. I get asked if it isn’t logical to have the MC at a central location across a WAN boundary managing multiple MA at different branch locations. Sometimes it’s hard to comprehend this architectural construct for […]

May 29, 2015


Cisco Prime Infrastructure WorkFlows for Converged Access – Single Switch Branch Network WorkFlow

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Cisco Prime WorkFlows for Converged Access are designed to help simplify the deployment of Converged Access architecture quickly and error free. There are 3 WorkFlows  – Small network, Large network and Centralized network deployment. The focus of this document is deployment of small branch offices using the Single-Switch Small Branch Deployment Model. Single Switch Branch […]