Gerd Pflueger is a “Lead NSX Systems Engineer” and “Member of the CTO Ambassador Program” since March 2016 in the region of EMEA for VMware Global Inc.. Within the Networking and Security Business Unit (NSBU) he’s responsible for Enterprise Datacenter and Internet of Things including new technologies, like Network Function Virtualization (NFV), SD-WAN and other SDN developments.
With more than 20 years of experience in the Internet business, Gerd held various positions, lately as “Distinguished Systems Engineer” with Cisco Systems in Central Europe. At Cisco, he was responsible for the consulting on switching and routing in the EMEA region and worked closely with engineering and marketing on MPLS, LISP, SD-WAN, and IoT.
Gerd studied Mechanical Engineering at the University of Applied Sciences Georg Simon Ohm (Nuremberg).