About Greg Ferro

Greg Ferro is a Network Engineer/Architect, mostly focussed on Data Centre, Security Infrastructure, and recently Virtualization. He has over 20 years in IT, in wide range of employers working as a freelance consultant including Finance, Service Providers and Online Companies. He is CCIE#6920 and has a few ideas about the world, but not enough to really count.

He is a host on the Packet Pushers Podcast, blogger at EtherealMind.com and on Twitter @etherealmind and Google Plus.

PS Show 35 – OEM SFP and QSFP Modules – Do They Work ?


Do you really need genuine SFP and QSFP modules in your network equipment ? We talk technical with Prolabs, a supplier of OEM … [Read more...]

Network Break 18


This week we round up the news.   Brocade Vyatta Controller OpenDaylight with commercial integration rapid … [Read more...]

Show 209 – HP Networks and Network Management – Sponsored


Talking about Network Management get mixed reactions in the network industry with a rich history of products that didn't … [Read more...]

PQ Show 34 – Cloudflare Keyless SSL


A couple of weeks ago, Cloudflare announced a new solution that allows DDOS Protection, Caching and application firewalls of … [Read more...]

PQ Show 33 – Intel Rack Scale Architecture – Real or Impractical ?


At the IDF 2014 conference, Intel made a big song and dance about their Rack Scale Architecture which removes the need for … [Read more...]

Network Break 17


Intel IDF Conference SDN / NFV everywhere service chaining demonstrations problems in service chain Rack … [Read more...]

Network Break 16

This week, EVO:RAIL & Converged thingies, Cisco's multiple SDN strategies, Don't be a precious snowflake and Congress … [Read more...]

Network Break 15


The Network Break returns for another week of news and views on the event in the infrastructure business. Links Cisco … [Read more...]

Show 201 – Internet Dies at 512K, Long Live the Internet


The Internet has Died at 512K routes. Ethan & Greg discuss some news and events of the last few weeks and nod nerdishly … [Read more...]

Show 200 – State of the Pushers


With 2.5 Million downloads over 4 years and more 250 shows, Greg and Ethan talk honestly and openly about the future of … [Read more...]

Network Break 14


You can now subscribe to The Network Break on iTunes. Follow this link Amazon AWS results price shopping google … [Read more...]

Show 199 – Vectra Networks and “The Mushy Middle” – Sponsored


Network aficionados rejoice! Vectra Networks has come to secure your mushy middles. In a cyber threat landscape where … [Read more...]

Network Break 13


We have renamed the show to "The Network Break" Research: 2014 State of the Data Center - InformationWeek Reports The … [Read more...]

Coffee Break 12


The Coffee Break will be renamed to the "The Network Break" and will be getting its own channel on the Packet Pushers … [Read more...]

Priority Queue – SDN and The Reseller Channel


What is the future of SDN Vendors ? Will all the startups eventually close down to just a few choices or can there be a … [Read more...]