The Network Cloud Working Group will present various use cases that demonstrate the business value of Elastic Network functionality. Learn how to optimize your Cloud Ecosystem, improve your time to market for network deployments, reduce OPEX by adopting cloud-like consumption based network models and apply zero trust principles to your network architectures and strategies. Ultimately you will learn the importance and relevance of effective Cloud Network Edge architectures so your business can adapt to the rapidly changing landscape of service offerings.
Steve Wood is a Distinguished Engineer and Product Architect providing strategic direction for SD-WAN, Cloud, Network-as-a-Service and Enterprise Networking products in Cisco’s Enterprise Network Group. A 20-year veteran of Cisco, his expertise spans ASIC design, Routing, 3G/4G and Wifi Mobility as well as Cloud and Enterprise Architecture. He is a trusted advisor to Fortune 500 companies worldwide deploying networks to solve business problems, through deep knowledge of platform technology and network design. He is chair of the ONUG Network Cloud working group.