Hits Keep Coming: 10 More Notable Cisco Executive Departures


OK, so it happened about a year ago, but at the time -- and as evidenced by Cohen's recent move -- the path to Nicira from way bigger, much better known networking vendors was already being lit. D'Agostino, the former Distinguished Systems Engineer at Cisco, exited the networking titan in the fall of 2010 to become Nicira's vice president of worldwide technical operations. And worth noting that Cohen and D'Agostino joined yet another Cisco alumnus on Nicira's executive team: Paul Fazzone, former director of product management at Cisco, and, since April 2010, vice president of product management at Nicira.