2019 Rockwell Automation Fair was a success!! The Automation Fair 2019 show floor in Chicago, Illinois showcased over 150 interactive exhibits featuring the newest products, solutions, and services. Our Cisco presence at this event focused on bringing the value of Cisco’s partnership with Rockwell Automation to life – showcasing our jointly delivered solutions for industrial customers. Check out our most recent blog to learn more about the vision for Cisco and Rockwell Automation’s partnership at the 2019 Automation Fair.

We are excited to share with you a few key highlights from this year’s event – A bonus feature podcast episode on IT OT convergence  – A brief snapshot of Cisco’s booth and featured resources – An exclusive #RokLive interview featuring Cisco and Rockwell Automation.

Listen to the podcast!

Listen to the highlights from 2019 Rockwell Automation Fair

Also available on Apple Podcasts and Spotify (requires sign-in)

This is part of our new podcast series, Cisco Manufacturing Leaders

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Cisco Booth and Resources

Cisco Booth at 2019 Automation Fair, hosted by Rockwell Automation

This year’s booth focused on bringing our solutions to life! If you didn’t make it to the event, no problem! Check out our latest resources for on-site demos and product solution overviews!

How to enable a converged plant-wide ethernet (CPwE) network (video)

Cisco Manufacturing security overview for CPwE networks (video)

Cisco and Rockwell Automation partnership overview (video)

Cisco Manufacturing Workforce Enablement solutions overview (video)

Cisco Manufacturing Industrial Security solutions overview (video)

Cisco Manufacturing Industrial Automation solutions overview (video)

Explore all Cisco Manufacturing products and solutions – Launch Portfolio Explorer >

Want to learn more? Check out our youtube playlist to see all available videos



Watch the #ROKlive Interview

I had a great time discussing the past, present, and future of this industry with Rockwell Automation’s Tom O’Reilly! Watch the video link below to see the full interview. This interview in the #RokLive media booth showcases the power of Cisco and Rockwell’s unique industry partnership that delivers unmatched value to our customers. During the event, Cisco and Rockwell also got to meet with other partners together like PTC to discuss our vision for delivering customer-driven outcomes as a team!

Watch the #ROKlive interview

Exclusive #ROKlive interview at 2019 Automation Fair


Additional Resources

Visit the official Automation Fair site

Learn more about the Cisco & Rockwell Automation Partnership





Wes Sylvester

Vice President, Industry Solutions Group

Cisco Marketing