Joe Piperata

Data Center Systems Engineer at Cisco

Joe Piperata, CCNP Data Center, is a Data Center Systems Engineer at Cisco in Albany, NY.

Joe Piperata is a 13 year Cisco veteran. Over that period of time, he has covered the entire product set – Collaboration, Security, Route/Switch, and Data Center/Virtualization.  For the past 6 years, Joe has specialized in Cisco Wide Area Application Services, Nexus, Unified Computing Systems, Multilayer Directory Switches, and the Application Content Engine for customers in the Northeast.  In his time at Cisco, he has covered all customer segments including Service Provider, Enterprise, and Commercial accounts, as well as market verticals including Retail, Manufacturing, Finance, K-12, Higher-Education, and Government.


April 2013, WAN optimization

Big data and cloud services add significant requirements both in the data center and the remote office. WAN optimization becomes critical to network performance. We’ve invited industry leaders from Cisco, Citrix, Riverbed, and others to unveil their solutions at our next meeting.