Michael W Lucas
I can't see GIFs
Format of the session: Crisp talk (20 mins)
The network either works, or it doesn’t. The port’s open, or it’s not.
But what do you do when the network starts restricting traffic by file type?
This unusual problem has appeared repeatedly in my career, but almost nobody else has it.
What is the problem?
What is the network architecture?
How do you analyze this kind of problem?
Less well-known tools for testing
The final solution
Michael W Lucas has been a network administrator since 1995, and has worked on everything from T1 to frame relay to ATM to cross-country Ethernet.
Senior Network Administrators' Panel
Take the people in the room who have been running networks longer than anyone else. Put them in front of the room. I’ll prepare a list of questions on careers and technology, and everyone gets two minutes to give their answers. Learn from those who’ve been there before! more