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The Network Ananse: 2014 In Stats

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,500 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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Giving Back To The Community As An IT Professional

The year 2014 was eventful, especially the last three months. As I reflect on the many events and happenings one fact stands out very prominently and clearly. That has to do with the need to give back to the community … Continue reading

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The Quest For the CCNP RS Certification

My circuitous quest for the CCNP begun almost 4 years ago while working with a medium size Service Provider. I had completed my CCNA about 6 months prior to deciding to pursue the CCNP and had spent that period ramping … Continue reading

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How I Became CCNA Certified

I gained an interest in the Cisco Certified Network Associate credential after being introduced to it for the first time in 2005 at a career seminar in university. It was a very esoteric field back then but it pricked my … Continue reading

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The CCIE SWAT Team Video…Prepare For War!

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