Dolan Sullivan
Vice President of Federal at Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company

Dolan Sullivan is the Vice President and General Manager of Federal for Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company. In his current role Dolan oversees the HPE Networking and Aruba Networks businesses, including Field Sales and Engineering, Channels and Field Marketing. Dolan joined Aruba in October 2013 as the Director of DoD for Aruba Federal.

Prior to joining Aruba, Dolan worked at Cisco Systems Federal for 19 years. He held numerous sales and sales leadership roles during his tenure at Cisco, to include his last role as Regional Manager of the Navy Marine Corps which he held for 10 years. Prior to Cisco, Dolan was a District Manager with AT&T Federal Computer Systems leading a team of account managers and engineers selling to the Navy and Marine Corps. Prior to his role as District Manager, Dolan was Senior Account Manager for AT&T Federal Systems selling into DoD accounts. Dolan earned his B.B.A. from James Madison University double majoring in Management Information Systems and Economics.

He is an active member of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA). He was a member of the board from 2009-2014 for the Father McKenna Center, a Catholic social service agency serving men struggling with homelessness and very low income families. The Center is affiliated with Gonzaga College High School in Washington, DC.

Posts (10)

AI-Powered

Federal IT: Five Network Trends to Watch in 2023

No one knows what comes next, but we do know that the network plays a critical role to power the journey ahead. Read More

Tags:

  • Aruba Central
  • Campus Networking
  • Cloud Management
  • Federal
  • FedRAMP
  • NaaS
  • Network as-a-Service NaaS
  • Network Automation
  • Zero Trust Security

AI-Powered

Federal IT: Are you ready to simplify connectivity with Aruba Central?

Shift to cloud-managed networking with AI-driven automation to lighten the network management workload and get more done. Read More

Tags:

  • AirWave
  • Aruba Central
  • Aruba ESP
  • Aruba Instant
  • Campus Networking
  • Cloud
  • Cloud Management
  • Cloud-managed Wi-Fi
  • Federal
  • Network Infrastructure
  • Network Management

Aruba Unplugged

Federal IT: Connect and protect what matters most with Aruba SD-WAN

Support mission objectives with a modern, cloud-first SD-WAN. Read More

Tags:

  • Aruba EdgeConnect SD-WAN
  • Aruba WAN Boost
  • Federal
  • Network Design
  • Network Infrastructure
  • SASE
  • SD-Branch
  • SD-WAN
  • Security
  • Zero Trust Security

AI-Powered

4 Ways to Attract—and—Retain Federal Employees

The Great Resignation is making hiring a priority for managers. Flexibility to work securely from home and superior network experiences at home and office are perks that can keep employees from moving... Read More

Tags:

  • Access Points
  • Aruba Central
  • ClearPass
  • Hybrid Workplace
  • Remote Work
  • Work from Home
  • Zero Trust Security

Government

WAN Optimization Extinct? How to Use WAN Optimization to Boost User Experience

WAN optimization is not a dinosaur. It has evolved and taken flight to improve application performance in a geographically distributed environment.   Read More

Tags:

  • Aruba EdgeConnect SD-WAN
  • Aruba WAN Boost
  • Federal
  • Intelligent Edge
  • Network Design
  • Network Infrastructure
  • Remote Work
  • SD-Branch
  • SD-WAN

AI-Powered

3 Takeaways from Atmosphere ‘22 for Federal IT

Aruba is aligning our solutions to be flexible, modern and ready for what’s next for the public and private sectors alike. Read More

Cloud

Federal IT: It’s Time to Take a Closer Look at Network-as-a-Service

With healthcare transformation accelerating, an agile network infrastructure is more important than ever. Read More

Tags:

  • Aruba Central
  • HPE GreenLake for Aruba
  • Network as-a-Service NaaS

Aruba Unplugged

Federal IT: Increase Agility with Aruba Central, Now FedRAMP Authorized

Aruba Central is the first cloud-native network management system to achieve FedRAMP Authorization. Read More

Tags:

  • Aruba Central
  • Certification
  • Federal
  • FedRAMP
  • Zero Trust Security

Government

Six Ways SASE Can Help Federal IT Improve the Nation’s Cybersecurity

Federal IT leaders must make bold changes over incremental improvements to secure cyberspace. Zero Trust and SASE can help. Read More

Tags:

  • Aruba ESP
  • Federal
  • Intelligent Edge
  • IoT
  • Network Management
  • Network Security
  • Networking
  • SASE
  • SD-Branch
  • SD-WAN

Data Center Networks

Federal IT: Move Network and Security Services Closer to Your Apps

Distributed services switching emerges to meet new edge requirements for Federal use cases. Read More

Tags:

  • CX Switches
  • Data Center
  • Data Center Network
  • Edge Data Center
  • Edge-to-Cloud