NOC

August 27, 2019

SECURITY

Black Hat USA 2019 Network Operations Center

Cisco Security is honored to be a supporting partner for the Black Hat USA 2019 Network Operations Center (NOC) for the third year.

Top 5 Not-to-Miss Customer Experiences at Cisco Live San Diego

As you build out your agenda for Cisco Live San Diego this year, note these 5 activities you absolutely shouldn’t miss.

My Cisco Live Milan IPv6 Firsts

That is it, Cisco Live Milan is over! The “before” of anticipation, seemingly a moment ago, is replaced by the “after” of takeaways and accomplishments for the week. Some passed their CCIE certification, some met a new business partner, but it’s likely that everyone learned something new. I am not an exception. During the week, […]

Behind the Scenes at the Ciscolive! Network Operations Center

I have been privileged to be part of a very dedicated team of networking subject matter experts for the past 5 years in prepping and running the Ciscolive! event  network. ...

First Look – The Cisco NOC Model For Wired and Wireless

Over the last few weeks, we've started to unpack some of the focus-group discussions we've recently had with hundreds of IT professionals.  The goal of these focus groups was...

Cisco @ Interop – It is All about Solutions that Solve Problems

Usually at shows like Interop Las Vegas 2013, attendees wander around the show floor looking at all the new products that are coming out from vendors. Now it is always...

On The Edge: Addressing Cloud and Mobility ROI Challenges

“Art and science have their meeting point in method.” Earl Edward George Bulwer-Lytton Tracking IT ROI has always been equal parts art and science, but lately it’s becoming even more complicated as organizations deal with technology transitions such as cloud and mobility. How do we know? Because Cisco recently asked hundreds of IT Managers in […]

April 29, 2013

ENTERPRISE NETWORKS

Going to Interop? Keynote Preview With This Fun Video

If you’re headed to Interop Las Vegas, there are a few things you won’t want to miss. Much like the Keynote (video above) we have a lot of fun and useful things planned When you walk into the exhibition hall, you’ll see Cisco’s booth (1327)*, front and center.  This is our home-base and where a […]

January 24, 2013

ENTERPRISE NETWORKS

Life Behind the Black Curtain: What it takes to setup a large tradeshow network.

I spend a lot of time behind curtains.  That’s not really out of choice as it’s the nature of where they stick you when you’re running the network at a...