Greg Ferro

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Greg Ferro is a Network Architect and Engineer working in the UK. Over the last 25 years or so he has worked across the industry for FTSE 250 companies, and previously across Australia and Asia Pacific. Today, Greg specialises in the design and deployment of Data Centres including Network Fabrics, Data Security, Cloud and Internet. He has worked as a consultant for well known companies throughout Asia and Europe and now lives in the UK.

Widely known for his weekly “Packet Pushers Podcast” at where he interviews network engineers, vendors and industry figures on a range of highly technical topics where the motto is *“Too Much Networking Would Never Be Enough”*.

Greg is widely known for his blog at where he writes regularly about many aspects of Data Networking. His personal blog is at He also writes for and a range of other respected websites.

Events Attended

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Event Staff

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Links with Tag @Etherealmind

  1. Musing: Cisco Buys Tail-F and Disrupts Competitor Product Development
  2. Show 191 – Netvisor – the Pluribus Network Hypervisor – Sponsored
  3. News Roundup: Embrane, Cisco Prime NCS, F5 and VMware
  4. Brocade Vyatta & Forwarding Performance on X86 Server
  5. Response: The Internet Killed the Traditional Marketer & New Influencers
  6. Speaking, Meeting and Consulting in Q1 2014
  7. Musing: 40GbE BiDir Optics Means Less Cable In The Data Centre
  8. Show 167 – Cisco ACI Software Defined Networking – A First Look
  9. Musing: Cisco ACI Validates the Independent Network Operating System Model
  10. Published: Cloud Security Panel at GigaOm Structure, Public Private SDDC Symposium
  11. Network Field Day Six – Pre-Event Review – Sep 11 – 13
  12. WhoIS Episode 5: Greg Ferro
  13. Show 153 – Cisco Live 2013 Roundtable Discussion with Tech Field Day
  14. ◎ Musing: Cisco Live Orlando 2013 Epilogue
  15. Show 141 – The Pace of Change Is Picking Up
  16. Network Field Day 5 – Disturbing Images
  17. Show 139 – Making Your Way Down The Path To Nirvana
  18. Enterprise Networking’s 10 Ten to Watch List
  19. Talking About the Problem and the Reason in Technical Presentations.
  20. Software Defined Networking & OpenFlow – So Far and So Future
  21. Big Vendor Head Shuffles at the SDN Curling Rink
  22. Network Field Day 4 – Live Blogging and Updates
  23. Network Field Day 4 – Live Blogging and Updates
  24. Network Field Day 4 – Live Blogging and Updates
  25. Prepping for Network Field Day Four
  26. ◎ Brocade’s Data Centre Ethernet Strategy