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Plexxi Pulse – #Networking on Twitter

Plexxi had a great time discussing the future of networking and SDN with our friends in the industry at the Software-Defined Data Center Symposium and Network Field Day 6 this past week, hosted by SDNCentral and Tech Field Day. We also participated in another educational Demo Friday with Opscode earlier today. During Demo Friday, Christopher Brown from Opscode and our own Derick Winkworth explained how to assign roles to infrastructure and then use the Opscode Chef roles to drive network behavior. Our demo showcased how SDN and DevOps reduce OpEx via the integration of Plexxi and Opscode Chef. Below is some of the Twitter buzz from events we attended this week in the Plexxi Pulse – enjoy!

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The best marketing efforts leverage deep technology understanding with a highly-approachable means of communicating. Plexxi's Vice President of Marketing Michael Bushong has acquired these skills having spent 12 years at Juniper Networks where he led product management, product strategy and product marketing organizations for Juniper's flagship operating system, Junos. Michael spent the last several years at Juniper leading their SDN efforts across both service provider and enterprise markets. Prior to Juniper, Michael spent time at database supplier Sybase, and ASIC design tool companies Synopsis and Magma Design Automation. Michael's undergraduate work at the University of California Berkeley in advanced fluid mechanics and heat transfer lend new meaning to the marketing phrase "This isn't rocket science."