Overlays, Underlays, and the Road Less Traveled

I’m going to have to start this thread with a shout-out to my high school English teacher Mrs. Betsy Sellers for making me read Robert Frost’s ‘The Road Not Taken’. She will probably read this post with a red pen in hand and and give me my usual ‘C-‘ for grammar and say a quick silent prayer to the people who invented spell-check for saving anyone reading this from my hapless typing skills. The poem though is rather nice and worth a read.

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Using the Cloud in Medium Business

When I left Cisco I thought I knew everything. I felt I could go to any company, that I should probably be running wherever I went, and that I was quite unstoppable. I learned a lot in the last few years If you’re reading this you know I went to Arista Networks – and to…

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On Gestalt IT’s NetField Day

Stephen asked me to send him a quote for his website about my experience at his NetField Day event.  Well, I kind of forgot to do that. But seeing as how the gist of NetField Day is to introduce technology companies to technologist bloggers and stir it up, foment some discord/discourse, get the conversation going,…

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Interop 2010

Am settling back into a more normal pace and frame of mind after Interop and the launch of the Arista 7500.  Pretty busy several weeks I have to say – I have never worked so hard on a tradeshow booth in my life- I was sort of used to it just ‘appearing’ and then ‘appearing…

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