Peter Jones

System Architect, mentor, and Software Engineer in San Jose, California

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I’m originally from Perth, Western Australia, I live in Silicon Valley.

My passions include Infrastructure Evolution, Consumable Technology and Mentoring. I’m a #StoryTeller & #PeopleSwitch (like a packet switch). I’m on Twitter & LinkedIn.

I’m a Distinguished Engineer@Cisco & System Architect in the Enterprise Networks team. I had key roles in the development of the UADP ASIC family, and the Catalyst 3850/3650 and Catalyst 9K platforms using it.

I’m active in IEEE 802.3, I led the NBASE-T Alliance evangelizing IEEE 802.3bz 2.5/5G BASE-T, and I chair the Single Pair Ethernet subcommittee in the Ethernet Alliance.

I’m a Cisco Live Distinguished Speaker (Peter@Live), I speak in other forums including Tech Field Day, CHI-NOG, BICSI, IWCS and I’ve done pod/vodcasts for NBASE-T, Network Collective, Rule11 and Cabling Installation & Maintenance amongst others.

This is me, not Cisco :) What do you think?

  • Work
    • Cisco Systems
  • Education
    • University of Western Australia