Once again, Cisco is a proud, Platinum-Level sponsor of #NetAppInsight at Mandalay Bay, October 28-30 in Las Vegas. We hope to see you there!

We have several solutions we will be highlighting this year but, of course, we’ll be showcasing FlexPod, the adaptable platform that combines Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) servers, Cisco Nexus®, Cisco MDS switches, next-generation NetApp storage systems, and virtualization software into a single solution.

If you are fortunate enough to attend this year, please be sure to work Cisco and #FlexPod into your no-doubt already busy schedule. Fortunately, there are number of easy ways to hear about all the good things we’ll have to say; here are three simple suggestions how…

Talk to our Solution Experts at the Cisco Booth (#502)

Join us daily at the Cisco booth right on the main thoroughfare. We’ll have experts on-hand from several areas to answer your questions, including: an interactive virtual FlexPod, Intersight cloud-based management, networking (including both Nexus ACI and MDS Storage networking), as well as some cool AI hardware and switches. Plus, we’ll be giving away some cool swag and prizes just for talking with us!

Attend Some or All of the Cisco Speaking Sessions

Integrate as many of these Cisco and Cisco/NetApp co-presented sessions as you can into your schedule. Here is the link for the session builder.

  • 9012-1: Why Customers Trust FlexPod to Modernize their Business-Critical Enterprise Applications (Tuesday, 10:45 AM)
  • 9011-1: FlexPod: Designed to Deliver Business Outcomes (Monday, 4:00 PM)
  • 1262-1: FlexPod Managed Services for AI (Tuesday, October 29, 4:15 PM & Wednesday, 2:15 PM)
  • 1263-1: Accelerate and Innovate Healthcare IT Service Delivery with FlexPod Solutions (Monday, 1:15 PM & Wednesday, 10:15 AM)
  • 1260-1: Are You Up to Date with All the FlexPod Innovations? (Monday, 10:30 AM & 4:00 PM)


Stop by the NetApp Pavilion and get Immersed in all the Show Has to Offer


FlexPod leverages NetApp ONTAP-based storage arrays. The NetApp data fabric is a part of ONTAP. The NetApp data fabric simplifies and integrates data management across the cloud and on-premises to accelerate digital transformation.”

Get in the Fast Lane to Hybrid Cloud with FlexPod‘ – Bruno Messina

Much of the innovation you will see and hear throughout show directly applies to FlexPod. So be sure to take in all the hands-on learning and other sessions available. Lastly, don’t miss out on all the unexpected activations and after-hours events. Connect, collaborate, and kick back with friends, old and new.

Make Cisco a return activity during your 3-days at Insight. Attend one of our breakout sessions, see our demonstrations, and visit Cisco booth 502 to learn how ‘Between now and what’s next, there’s a bridge’. In the meantime, learn more about how Cisco and NetApp continue to innovate together, check out FlexPod today. See you at the show!




Steve Cooke

Product Marketing Manager

Data Center Marketing