In Pictures: 7 key Cisco executive hires in the pa...
Ward came from Juniper to spearhead Cisco’s software, programmable networking and SDN initiatives in his role as vice president and CTO of engineering. He had been CTO of Juniper’s Platform Systems Group, responsible for pretty much everything to do with its routers and switches. Ward is also chairing several IETF working groups, founded the OpenDaylight SDN consortium and has a tomato farm in Wisconsin.
In Pictures: 7 key Cisco executive hires in the past 15-20 months