Networking Field Day 5

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L-R: Josh O'Brien, Colin McNamara, John Herbert, Brent Salisbury, Brandon Carroll, Stephen Foskett, Tom Hollingsworth, Peter Welcher, Terry Slattery, Greg Ferro, Claire Chaplais, Jon Langemak, Ethan Banks, Paul Stewart
Networking Field Day 5 March 6-8, 2013
Who: Networking
What: Field Day
When: Past
Where: Silicon Valley

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Presenting Sponsors

Presenting sponsors are selected by the Field Day organizing committee. For information on becoming a Field Day presenter, please see our page about presenting at Tech Field Day.

Delegate Panel

Delegates are selected by the Field Day Delegate community. For more information on our selection process, please see our page about becoming a Field Day Delegate.

Brandon Carroll


CCIE Instructor, Blogger, and Technology Enthusiast

Brent Salisbury


Brent Salisbury works as a Network Architect, CCIE #11972.

Colin McNamara


Colin McNamara is a seasoned professional with over 15 years experience with network and systems technologies.

Ethan Banks


Network architect, CCIE, podcaster & blogger.

Greg Ferro


Greg is a freelance Network Architect and Engineer, host of Packet Pushers Podcast and semi-professional writer.

John Herbert


John has worked in the networking industry for 14 years, and obtained his CCIE Routing & Switching in early 2001.

Jon Langemak


Jon Langemak is a Network Engineer, tech blogger, and dedicated tech enthusiast.

Josh O’Brien


Josh has worked in the industry for 14 years and is now serving as CTO in the Telemedicine sector.

Paul Stewart


Paul Stewart is a Network and Security Engineer, Trainer and Blogger who enjoys understanding how things really work.

Pete Welcher


Pete is a 15+ year CCIE who loves network design, and is currently avidly learning various datacenter technologies.

Terry Slattery
Terry Slattery, CCIE #1026, is a senior network engineer with decades of experience in the internetworking industry.

Tom Hollingsworth


Tom Hollingsworth, CCIE #29213, is a Senior Solutions Architect for a small VAR focusing primarily on K-12 education.

Presentation Calendar

Most presentations are streamed live on this page, at, and at some delegate and presenter web sites. After the event, the following pages contain video recordings of these presentations.

Wednesday, Mar 6 08:00-18:00 Cisco Presents at Networking Field Day 5
Thursday, Mar 7 08:00-10:00 SolarWinds Presents at Networking Field Day 5
Thursday, Mar 7 10:30-12:30 Ruckus Presents at Networking Field Day 5
Thursday, Mar 7 13:30-15:30 Brocade Presents at Networking Field Day 5
Thursday, Mar 7 16:00-18:00 Plexxi Presents at Networking Field Day 5
Friday, Mar 8 08:00-12:00 Juniper Presents at Networking Field Day 5

Event Staff

Benjamin Freedman


Claire Chaplais


Stephen Foskett


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More Information

If you would like to sponsor or attend these events as a delegate, please contact Stephen Foskett, Gestalt IT Community Organizer, at [email protected] or call +1(508)451-9532.

This is a Past Networking Field Day in Silicon Valley