January 22, 2018


Cybersecurity on Unscripted

I never realized how many IoT devices were in my own home until a little incident prompted me to change the password for our ‘parental’ wireless network.

January 17, 2018


Encrypted Traffic Analytics: Explained on TechWiseTV

How many security challenges are still considered intractable? How easy does it become to start accepting things as status quo when we really should always be asking some form of 'why not?' I am thankful for the many unknown researchers deep within our company that asking hard questions because sometimes we get great answers. This is one of those rare stories.

November 13, 2017


Business Critical and High Value Services on TechWiseTV

There's been a lot of talk about the new service offerings Cisco recently announced and Robb and I are here to help you separate the signal from the noise....

November 8, 2017


Era of Intelligence – Cisco Live Cancun 2017

Here I am again at another Cisco Live! I'm pretty excited about this one, because I'm not hosting anything...I'm really just here to learn and spread some of that information...

September 28, 2017


TechWiseTV LIVE: Introducing Cisco Intersight for UCS and HX and the New ACI Anywhere

It's a long blog title, but there's a lot of information packed into this show! We pulled it off, our second ever live TechWiseTV show and we're back in the...

September 9, 2017


Fifth Generation Cisco Unified Computing System: The Workshop

You know them, you love them…Cisco UCS just released their brand new fifth generation servers. Well, I shouldn’t even call them servers, it’s really an entire system when we’re talking about UCS. We at TechWise can’t get enough of them. We had experts Arvie Martin and Jim Leach on to tell us all about what’s […]

August 14, 2017


Catalyst Switching Programmability: The Workshop

Let me just start by saying this…10 minutes before we even started the webinar, the questions started rolling in. The first question, of course, being “Do I need to understand programming to be a network engineer?” Something we’re hearing over and over these days. If you’re asking my honest answer on that, I would say…it […]

July 31, 2017


Introduction to Software Defined Access: The Workshop

Well...it's finally happened, Robb Boyd  has handed the controls of the TechWiseTV Workshops over to me! Don't worry, you still get to hear his dulcet voice on this episode....

July 25, 2017


Scaling Compute and Storage with HyperFlex

Everyone knows the story by now. We have siloed groups of people working on various parts of our data center infrastructures. There’s a lot of red-tape, a lot of disparate...