4:25 PM -- Besides John Chambers himself, Zoya Fallah is perhaps the easiest person to recognize when you're roaming Cisco's sprawling Tasman Drive campus in San Jose, Calif. And, really, that's all I need to say about the power of YouTube, blogs, and other social media.
In this two-part interview, Zoya picks my tired brain on several media topics, including the all-important question: "If you were a piece of networking equipment, which one would you be?"
Wow. Can I have ended that interview by being any more of a bummer? Congrats to Zoya for knowing when too much Phil is just enough.
Machine learning is primed to help service providers run more efficient and effective networks, but first the good ideas have to make their way from the lab to the real world – and that's a big challenge, according to the University of Chicago's Nick Feamster.