Interop New York 2014

Booth Tours

Learn how organizations have achieved amazing business results with Cisco solutions.

  • Date: Monday, September 29 –
    Friday, October 3
  • Location: Jacob K. Javits CC;
    New York City, NY
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Attendance: In Person
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Join Cisco at Interop New York 2014

Through our various speaking sessions and booth presence, Cisco will demonstrate how we can help our customers transform their organization and grow their business. We will focus on solutions that will enable our customers to reduce IT costs and complexity, increase business agility and innovation and enhance network security.

Chris Spain

Hear from Cisco Vice President of the Enterprise Infrastructure and Solutions Group, Chris Spain.

Thursday, October 2 at 9:00 a.m. ET

Transform Your Network from Aging to Agile
Mobility, cloud and big data are disrupting business models in every industry with faster service delivery, real-time analytics, and personalized offers. And the rise of the "Internet of Everything" promises to accelerate these changes at a level we can hardly imagine today.

As your organization navigates these changes, the network connecting the user to the service will be even more critical to your success. Learn how networks are evolving across the branch and WAN to keep pace with business demands and user expectations.

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Customer Roundtable Luncheon

Cisco Enterprise Networks Customer Luncheon

Date: Thursday, October 2
Time: 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, Rooms 1E10 and 1E11

Register Now

Seventy-eight percent of executives state achieving digital transformation in two years is critical, yet 63 percent state technology change is too slow*. How are you evolving your network to meet growing business demands?

Join us on Thursday, Oct. 2 for an invitation-only luncheon event, where Cisco will show new solutions that accelerate IT innovation.

During the lunch, you will:

  • Learn how to drive better end-user experiences and reduce network costs with new Cisco Intelligent WAN and Mobility innovations
  • Hear from Cisco customers who will share their own experiences about how these solutions have resulted in better business outcomes
  • See a live demonstration, in which we will onboard a full-service branch during the luncheon
  • Meet our experts who will be available to give you tips on how to start your own journey to build an agile network

We look forward to hosting you.

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Speaking Sessions

Workshops and Tracks

BYOD: Why and How IT Should Embrace Mobility
Panel Session: Managing a BYOD Initiative
Date: Monday, September 29
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Speaker: Prashanth Shenoy, Director, Market Management, Cisco

Managing Applications in a Hybrid Cloud World
Panel Session: Managing the Hybrid Cloud - Key Considerations to Application Optimization in These Environments
Date: Monday, September 29
Time: 3:15 – 4 p.m.
Cisco Panelist: Shashi Kiran, Sr. Director, Marketing Management - Data Center, Cloud & Open Networking, Cisco

Achieving Operational Excellence Through DevOps
Panel Session: What Does DevOps do for the Network?
Date: Tuesday, September 30
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cisco Panelist: Lauren Cooney, Sr. Director, Software Strategy, Chief Technology and Architecture Office, Cisco

Software-Defined Networking and Network Virtualization
Date: Tuesday, September 30
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Speaker: John Sabasteanski, Distinguished Engineer

Achieving Operational Excellence Through DevOps
Infrastructure Track
Date: Tuesday, September 30
Time: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Speaker: Lauren Cooney, Senior Director, Software Strategy, Chief Technology & Architecture Office, Cisco

Integrating Google Apps With UC
Collaboration Track
Date: Thursday, October 2
Time: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Speaker: Vince Grove, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Collaboration Technology Group, Cisco

Cloud Connect Summit
Date: Thursday, October 2
Time: 11:40 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Speaker: TBD

What's Next? Emerging Trends in Information Risk Management and Security
Risk Management and Information Security Track
Date: Thursday, October 2
Time: 4 – 5 p.m.
Speaker: Bill McGee, Manager, Product Marketing Engineer, Cisco

Vendor Technical Sessions - Open to all attendees

Consumption Models for Network Infrastructure Software
Date: Wednesday, October 1
Time: 1:30 – 2:15 p.m.
Speaker: Dan Lohmeyer, Director of Software Strategy and Operations, Cisco
Vikram Rao, Director of Software Strategy and Operations, Cisco

Hybrid Cloud
Date: Wednesday, October 1
Time: 2:30 – 3:15 p.m.
Speaker: TBD

Get More from Your Network with an Intelligent WAN
Date: Wednesday, October 1
Time: 3:30 – 4:15 p.m.
Speaker: Faraz Aladin, Technical Marketing Director, Cisco

Dynamically Adapting to Security Threats Across the Attack Continuum: Before, During, and After an Attack
Date: Thursday, October 2
Time: 2:30 – 3:15 p.m.
Speaker: Sanjay Raja, Director, Product and Solutions Marketing, Cisco
Sam Rastogi, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Cisco

State of SDN and Its Early Adoptions
Date: Thursday, October 2
Time: 3:30 – 4:15 p.m.
Speaker: Phil Casini, Director, Software Product Management, Cisco

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Cisco has shaped the future of the Internet by becoming the worldwide leader in transforming how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Cisco and our partners are building a platform to enable the Internet of Everything by connecting the world of many clouds into the global interconnected Intercloud.

Data Center

Deploy business applications, data analytics, desktop virtualization, and cloud solutions faster using proven data center solutions. Experience superior scalability, simplified management, and streamlined operations. Increase your flexibility and interoperability with a programmable infrastructure built on open standards. Do all of this with less risk and lower costs.

Enterprise Networks

Cisco Enterprise Networks simplifies IT and enables new business opportunities with an open and programmable approach to networking.


With mobility and cloud disrupting business models, coupled with today's dynamic threat landscape, enterprise mobility initiatives and network security demand greater visibility and tighter controls for challenges ranging from secure access to advanced threat detection. These things must all be tightly integrated with next-generation network infrastructures to accelerate IT initiatives while providing security controls before, during, and after an attack.

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VIP Booth Tours

Schedule Your VIP Booth Tour

Tour Dates and Times (every 30 minutes)

Wednesday, October 1, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 2, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Of course you will see amazing new technology at Interop. But did you know you could also see some amazing business results from those innovations? We can show you how to:

  • Increase sales with intelligent mobile apps that engage customers
  • Dramatically reduce transport costs by running your apps on a more intelligent network
  • Improve customer experiences by delivering easy, secure, scalable BYOD access
  • Improve security and compliance with one identity-based control policy across wired, wireless and VPN connections

Learn how organizations like yours have achieved these results during our Cisco VIP Booth Tour. This personalized 30 minute tour, based on your business priorities, will help connect the dot between your objectives and our solutions.

Request for your VIP Booth tour here

For a list of available demonstrations in the Cisco booth, visit the Booth ActivitiesBooth Activities tab.

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Meet with Cisco

Meet with Cisco

Schedule meetings with Cisco executives and subject matter experts. Contact your account manager or make your request here.

Meeting Dates: September 30 – October 2
Available Meeting Times: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (with the last meeting starting at 4 p.m.)

Available topics:

  • BYOD & Mobility
  • IWAN
  • Unified Access
  • Connected Mobile Experience (CMX)
  • Internet of Things
  • Collaboration
  • Data Center
  • Security
  • Other
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Booth Activities



  • Wi-Fi Location Services
  • Integrated and Simplified Network Access
  • Enterprise Mobility
  • Collaboration: The Mobile Workspace
  • Cisco Meraki Cloud Managing Networking

Enterprise Networks

  • Enterprise Network Security
  • Converged Branch Infrastructure
  • Intelligent WAN: Application Experience
  • Intelligent WAN: Optimize and Secure
  • SDN for Campus and Branch Networks

Data Center

  • Increase Data Center Agility with ACI
  • Threat-Centric Security
  • Automate Cloud Infrastructures with ACI
  • Enabling Secure, Flexible Hybrid Clouds
  • Network Programmability for Data Centers

Theater Presentations

Visit the theater in Cisco booth 401 for Power Hours. Each hour will focus on a specific solution presented by Cisco subject matter experts and partners.

Wednesday, October 1

Time Power Hour Presentation Title
11:10 – 11:20 a.m.SDNApplication Centric Infrastructure and Enterprise Networks
11:30 – 11:40 a.m.SDNCisco Nexus Data Broker - Scalable Network Traffic Monitoring Solution
11:50 a.m. – 12 p.m.MobilityEnterprise Mobility Experience Demo
12:10 – 12:20 p.m.MobilityUnified Access
12:30 – 12:40 p.m.MobilityCisco Meraki
12:50 – 1:00 p.m.Mobility ServicesMobility Services
1:10 – 1:20 p.m.SecurityNetwork Security
1:30 – 1:40 p.m.SecurityCisco Meraki Security
1:50 – 2:00 p.m.SecurityISE 1.3
2:10 – 2:20 p.m.CloudCisco Meraki Cloud Infrastructure
2:30 – 2:40 p.m.CloudISR 4000
2:50 – 3:00 p.m.Cloud ServicesIntercloud Fabric
3:10 – 3:20 p.m.PartnerTelstra Global
3:30 – 3:40 p.m.IWANIWAN Experience Demo
3:50 – 4:00 p.m.IWANIWAN Management
4:10 – 4:20 p.m.IWANIWAN with CWS
4:30 – 4:40 p.m.IWANCisco IWAN with Akamai Connect
4:50 – 5:00 p.m.ProductISR 4000

Thursday, October 2

Time Power Hour Presentation Title
11:10 – 11:20 a.m.CloudAdvanced Services and Cloud
11:30 – 11:40 a.m.CloudSecuring the Cloud
11:50 a.m. – 12 p.m.Cloud/ServicesHybrid Cloud
12:10 – 12:20 p.m.SDNApplication Centric PaaS
12:30 – 12:40 p.m.SDNRole of Policy in SDN
12:50 – 1:00 p.m.SDNACI-based Data Center Infrastructure Monitoring and Troubleshooting
1:10 – 1:20 p.m.SecurityNetwork Security
1:30 – 1:40 p.m.SecuritySecuring Cloud Data Centers
1:50 – 2:00 p.m.SecurityCisco ASA with FirePOWER Services
2:10 – 2:20 p.m.PartnerBayshore Networks
2:30 – 2:40 p.m.PartnerTenable
2:50 – 3:00 p.m.MobilityEnterprise Mobility Experience Demo
3:10 – 3:20 p.m.MobilityUnified Access
3:30 – 3:40 p.m.MobilityCisco Meraki
3:50 – 4:00 p.m.PartnerDimension Data
4:10 – 4:20 p.m.IWANCisco IWAN with Akamai Connect
4:30 – 4:40 p.m.IWANIWAN with CWS
4:50 – 5:00 p.m.ProductISR 4000