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Tips tricks and commentary from the world of Cisco brought to you by the people that know it best. Conf T, short for Configure Terminal, is a bi-weekly podcast hosted by Cisco Systems Engineers where we discuss various Cisco technologies, best practices including Cisco Validated Designs, and overall commentary regarding Cisco and Technology in general. With new topics covered every two weeks across the entire Cisco portfolio, this is one of the best ways to keep up on everything Cisco. If you manage Cisco networks, be sure and subscribe so you can stay up to date and informed.

Tips tricks and commentary from the world of Cisco brought to you by the people that know it best. Conf T, short for Configure Terminal, is a bi-weekly podcast hosted by Cisco Systems Engineers where we discuss various Cisco technologies, best practices including Cisco Validated Designs, and overall commentary regarding Cisco and Technology in general. With new topics covered every two weeks across the entire Cisco portfolio, this is one of the best ways to keep up on everything Cisco. If you manage Cisco networks, be sure and subscribe so you can stay up to date and informed.

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Tips tricks and commentary from the world of Cisco brought to you by the people that know it best. Conf T, short for Configure Terminal, is a bi-weekly podcast hosted by Cisco Systems Engineers where we discuss various Cisco technologies, best practices including Cisco Validated Designs, and overall commentary regarding Cisco and Technology in general. With new topics covered every two weeks across the entire Cisco portfolio, this is one of the best ways to keep up on everything Cisco. If you manage Cisco networks, be sure and subscribe so you can stay up to date and informed.

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English


Episodes

Ep 48 - Thousand Eyes and Catalyst

6/16/2021
Special guest Simon Donahue joins us to talk about Thousand Eyes and our recent integration with Catalyst Switches. Follow Simon! LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/simondonahue/ Links What is digital experience monitoring: https://www.thousandeyes.com/product/digital-experience-monitoring Embedded Agent Info: https://www.thousandeyes.com/blog/thousandeyes-cisco-sdwan-optimized-digital-experience Free Trial: https://www.thousandeyes.com/signup/ Free t-shirt:...

Duration:00:57:43

Ep 47 - DNA Spaces

6/2/2021
Special guests Jake and Sean discuss DNA Spaces, Cisco's people and asset tracking solution. Our Guests Jake Lovisolo LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/jakelovisolo/ Sean Park LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/seanpark2020/ Mojo's Instgram - hairlessnhappy Links DNA Spaces - https://dnaspaces.cisco.com/ DNA Spaces Demo - https://dnaspaces.cisco.com/demo/ Connect with the Show Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/conft.show Follow us on Twitter:...

Duration:00:49:13

Ep 46 - Mitre Att&ck Framework

5/21/2021
Bryan and Tom invite special guests Keith Manville and Mike McPhee to go over what the Mitre Attack Framework is and how it can be used to help security teams. Our Guests Follow Keith - https://www.linkedin.com/in/keithmanville/ Follow Mike - https://www.linkedin.com/in/mike-mcphee/ Links Mitre Framework Homepage - https://attack.mitre.org/ Mitre Engenuity - https://mitre-engenuity.org/ Connect with the Show Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/conft.show Follow us on...

Duration:00:45:32

Ep 45 - Cisco Live! 2021 Recap

4/7/2021
Bryan and Tom invite Sal and Patrick to join them in a discussion around the largest Cisco event of the year. They discuss some of the latest announcements and their thoughts on where Cisco is heading as automation becomes more important every day. Follow Sal! YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2KVKOuK4Hwa3NJRA3FHefg Follow Patrick! YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCB7ts9zQ-SVBpBWptzsaJAA Twitter: https://twitter.com/patrick__k9 Links Meet the Author Event Link: ...

Duration:00:48:25

Ep 44 - Threat Hunting with Cisco Secure Endpoint

3/24/2021
Special guest Keith Manville joins us to discuss Cisco Secure Endpoint, formerly known as AMP for Endpoints. We discuss the latest in threat hunting, automation and orchestration as well as a deeper dive into the various engines that make Secure Endpoint such an amazing tool. Links Cisco Live 2021 - www.ciscolive.com It's all About the Journey Discord - https://discord.gg/hqZ7XEG Keith's LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/keithmanville/ Conf T with your SE Youtube Channel -...

Duration:00:43:03

Farewell to Mr Boyd

2/16/2021
A special announcement from the Conf T team as we thank Brian Boyd for all his contributions to the podcast.

Duration:00:08:01

Ep 43 - IoT Deep Dive

1/14/2021
Bryan sits down with Stephen Friedenthal, IoT Solutions Architect at Cisco to discuss all the happenings within the IoT industry covering 5G, edge computing and everything in between.

Duration:01:03:31

Ep 42 - WebexOne Recap

12/16/2020
Tom and Sal come on to discuss the 2 day event Cisco ran called WebexOne and all the cool announcements that were made. From innovative software announcements to cool new hardware, WebexOne was packed with informaition. We break down all of the announcements that is making Webex meetings 10x better than in -person. Links WebexOne One Demand Content - https://www.webex.com/webexone/sessions.html#ondemand Video of this podcast - https://youtu.be/98hvyoBElzI Sal's Babblelabs Demo -...

Duration:00:58:55

Ep 41 - Meraki Physical Security

11/18/2020
Mike Lavallee from Cisco Meraki joins us on this episode to discuss what Meraki is doing to address physical security and environmental monitoring for businesses and IT infrastructure. We dive into the features and benefits of the Meraki MV Camera lineup including the progression of hardware and software capabilities. Then in the second half we discuss Meraki's latest hardware announcement, their MT line of environmental sensors affectionately called Meraki Things. Links ** Webex One...

Duration:00:48:10

Ep 40 - Customer Spotlight: LLS

10/21/2020
Special guest Andrew Struzik, Sr director of IT Operations and Cyber Security at LLS comes on the show to talk about the various changes their non-for-profit went through with Covid and what made them decide to go with Cisco's Security EA. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, a 501 charitable organization founded in 1949, is the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting blood cancer in the world. The LLS's mission is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma,...

Duration:00:52:45

Ep 39 - App Dynamics

10/7/2020
Bryan and Brian sit down with Shaun Dolan and Devin Adair to discuss App Dynamics. Everything from its components, strengths, integrations and use cases is covered on this in-depth episode. Be sure to check out the links for more information. Links: AI Ops vision: https://www.appdynamics.com/central-nervous-system Customer success stories/verticals: https://www.appdynamics.com/customers Free trial licensing/POC: https://www.appdynamics.com/free-trial/ AppDynamics/ThousandEyes Webinar...

Duration:00:45:34

Ep 38 - Day 2 Operations for Data Center Fabrics

9/24/2020
Joe Piperata joins us again for another great data center conversation around day 2 operations for data center fabrics. We also have a great conversation around ACI and the various tools Cisco has to offer that can greatly reduce your management operations and ensure your security posture is being correctly applied.

Duration:00:42:14

Ep 37 - Fluidmesh Founders Session

8/26/2020
Co-founders and brothers Cosimo and Umberto Malesci join us to tell the story about how Fluidmesh started and what it brings to Cisco. From humble beginnings in MIT to the recently closed Cisco acquisition, Cosimo and Umberto share their experiences with how they started from a failed MIT competition to ground-breaking technologies within the rail and IoT systems. Links: Fluidmesh Acquisition Announcement: ...

Duration:00:47:19

Ep 36 - Cisco SecureX

7/15/2020
Jamey Heary joins us on this very special episode to discuss Cisco's latest security project, SecureX. Building on our previous episode's conversation around automation and API integration, SecureX ties together the various Cisco and Third-Party security products and tools into an easy to use, intuitive interface that empowers your IT team to discover, remediate and automate their security posture. Links: SecureX Landing Page: www.cisco.com/go/securex Security Portal: security.cisco.com

Duration:00:35:17

Ep 35 - Cisco DevNet with Susie Wee

7/1/2020
Susie Wee, SVP of Cisco DevNet joins us for a great interview about the history and future of Cisco DevNet. Links: Cisco DevNet: https://developer.cisco.com/ Susie Wee's Website: https://susiewee.com/ Get Started with Development: https://developer.cisco.com/startnow/ DevNet Certifications: https://developer.cisco.com/certification/

Duration:00:52:43

Ep 34 - An Intro to ThousandEyes

6/17/2020
On May 28, 2020, Cisco announced it's intent to acquire ThousandEyes. On this episode, we speak with a fellow Cisco SE who was a heavy user of ThousandEyes in his previous role and go over its uses, methods and how it can offer additional visibility of network performance beyond the LAN. As an added bonus, we had the privilege of featuring "Old Town Network" at the end of the episode performed by Mike Schultz and his team's group called "Layer8". Links: Cisco Press Release: ...

Duration:00:39:15

Ep 33 - Meraki Adaptive Policy

5/20/2020
Bryan and Brian sit down with Meraki PSS, Ryan Harami to discuss the latest Meraki developments and the launch of the Meraki Adaptive Policy. Links: Meraki Adaptive Security Webinar: https://meraki.cisco.com/webinars/adaptive-policy-set-once-secure-forever/ Cisco TrustSec Overview: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/solutions/enterprise-networks/trustsec/index.html Meraki Blog - Adaptive Policy: https://meraki.cisco.com/blog/2019/11/adaptivepolicy/

Duration:00:35:56

Ep 32 - Viptela/SD-WAN Deep Dive

5/6/2020
In this episode we sit down with two colleagues from our Viptella team to discuss the evolution of Cisco's SD-WAN offerings as well as provide competitive insight, product updates and a peek behind the curtain of what is coming next from the Viptela engineers. Links: Cisco SD-WAN Page: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/solutions/enterprise-networks/sd-wan/index.html What is SD-WAN: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/solutions/enterprise-networks/sd-wan/what-is-sd-wan.html Article on Integration...

Duration:00:38:05

Ep 31 - Cisco Modeling Labs

4/22/2020
Bryan and Brian sit down with Ralph Schmieder, Technical Lead at Cisco to discuss the latest release of CML2, previously known as VIRL. Ralph shared valuable insight into the history and future of CML. Links: Cisco Modeling Labs Landing Page - https://cisco.com/go.cml DevNet CML - https://developer.cisco.com/modeling-labs/ CML Client Library (APIs) - https://pypi.org/project/virl2-client/ Ansible Plugin for CML - https://github.com/CiscoDevNet/ansible-virl David Bombal Videos on CML -...

Duration:00:51:36

Ep 30 - Segment Routing (SRv6)

4/9/2020
Special guest Bruce McDougall Joins Bryan in this episode to discuss Segment Routing and IPv6 within the Service Provider and Cloud Computing space. Links: Segment Routing Labs: http://segment-routing.net/ Bruce's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bruce-mcdougall-02503a1/

Duration:00:32:10