Donald Robb, also known as the-packet-thrower online, has been the industry for over 15 years doing everything from help desk to network architect. He has worked in most areas of IT to an expert level including networking, security, collaboration, data center, wireless, and service providers. Currently he is a Principal Consultant for a major Cisco Value Added Reseller (VAR) and focuses on complex projects that usually involve several different technologies. He also acts as the company’s Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Automation/DevOps, SDN, and Security topics.
During his time, he has worked with most of the big vendors and some of the smaller ones too and have earned many advanced certifications and specializations. These include most of the cloud certifications such as the Azure Solutions Architect Expert, most of the Cisco certifications, and some random ones across vendors like Fortinet, Palo Alto, and HPE. He is also recognized as a Cisco FireJumper proving his proficiency with Cisco’s security solutions, and worked with Todd Lammle on several books and courses.
You can reach Donald through www.lammle.com or check out his YouTube channel at: https://www.youtube.com/c/ThePacketThrower