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.

Coffee Break 12

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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

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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...]

Show 195: HP – Real SDN and Virtual Application Networking

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HP and Software Defined Networking. HP was one of the earliest supporters of OpenFlow and Software Defined Networking and … [Read more...]

Coffee Break -Show 11

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Health week on the Coffee Break - we are drinking water instead of coffee or kool-aid.   Hating on the Public … [Read more...]

Coffee Break – Show 10

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This is “The Coffee Break”. A podcast on state of the networking business where we discuss vendors moves and news, analysis … [Read more...]

The Disconnect. Good Enough Is Good Enough.

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A Meeting room. Discussing the possible options for product and vendor strategy. Company urgently needs to avoid capital … [Read more...]

Coffee Break Show 9

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This is “The Coffee Break”. A podcast on state of the networking business where we discuss vendors moves and news, analysis … [Read more...]

Show 191 – Netvisor – the Pluribus Network Hypervisor – Sponsored

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Pluribus Networks has a unique approach to Software Defined Networking that turns a network switch into a server and … [Read more...]

Coffee Break – Show 8

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This is “The Coffee Break”. A podcast on state of the networking business where we discuss vendors moves and news, analysis … [Read more...]

Show 190 – The Silicon Inside Your Network Device – Part 3

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The third and final episode in the very popular series on where we attempt to discover what really happens inside your … [Read more...]

PQ Show 31 – Dell, Cumulus Networks and the Open Networking Revolution – Sponsored

Today the term “SDN” is at the center of industry hype, however beyond the hype there are substantive reasons why SDN has … [Read more...]

Show 189 – Connecting VMware to the Network

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I managed to get Chris Wahl to sit down for a while and talk about where VMware ESX and networking connect. In this podcast … [Read more...]

Show 188 – Introducing A10 Networks

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In this sponsored show we introduce A10 Networks and it's all about application deliver controllers, load balancers and speed … [Read more...]

Show 187 – The Silicon Inside Your Network Device – Part 2

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This is Part 2 in a special series looking at the silicon and hardware inside your network device. Although software will be … [Read more...]

Coffee Break 7

This is “The Coffee Break”. A podcast on state of the networking business where we discuss vendors moves and news, analysis … [Read more...]