OARtech Meeting

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 10:00am

The University of Akron InfoCision Stadium 7th Floor 427 Nash St. Akron, OH 44304 10 a.m. - 1.pm.

Guest Speaker

Ed Chapman Arista Networks Vice President, Business Development and Alliances


High performance and software defined networking


As Vice President of Business Development and Alliances, Ed Chapman joins Arista with over 20 years of networking experience within the Data Center, Switching and Cloud markets. Prior to Arista, Ed held the position of Vice President of New Products and Cloud Strategy at Riverbed Technology and previously worked for Cisco Systems where he was Vice President of Product Management for the Nexus Data Center Switching and MDS Storage networking product lines. Ed has also developed strategic marketing alliances with EMC/VmWare, IBM, Hitachi Data Systems, Hewlett Packard, Microsoft, Verizon, AT&T, and Amazon Web Services.

Ed received his B.S. in Business Administration, Systems Analysis and Design from San Diego State University-California State University.