Packets And Purgatory: Optimizing Security Tools with Network PacketsBio: Chris Kane (ACE-A, CCIE) is currently the Systems Engineer Team Lead for the Ohio Valley Region at Arista Networks and has worked in IP networking for over 20 years. Chris is also a founding member of the Ohio Networking Users Group (OH)NUG (www.ohnug.org). He started out as a radioman for the U.S. Navy, learned network engineering and went on to work for companies like Netech Corporation, Cardinal Health, and UUNET. He holds his CCIE and ACE-A certifications. Outside of routing packets, Chris’ hobbies include working outdoors, motorcycles, craft beer, and staying up to date on the lasted networking trends.
Chris is a published author in networking topics with O’Reilly Media, is regular speaker at various industry events and trainings, and has been a guest on the Network Collective podcast.
About Arista Networks: Arista Networks is an industry leader in cognitive cloud networking solutions for large data center and campus environments. Arista’s award-winning platforms deliver availability, agility, automation analytics, and security through CloudVision® and Arista EOS®, an advanced network operating system.Abstract: Learn about industry trends, lessons learned, and other key considerations for security and network professionals in building a Software Defined Network to power your security tools.