Packet Analysis Heroes
At Profitap, we have the pleasure of working with many packet analysis experts. All of them contribute greatly to their own fields by sharing knowledge on network forensics, network troubleshooting, cybersecurity and much more.
If you want to read what they’ve been writing about Profitap’s monitoring solutions or want to look at their personal pages, then follow the links below.
Sake has been analyzing packets for over 15 years. While working for a reseller of networking equipment, he discovered many bugs in devices from multiple vendors and presented his findings to the vendors to fix the issues. He also discovered many configuration issues that have led to functional problems or performance issues in applications running over the network. In 2009, Sake started the company SYN-bit to provide Network Analysis and troubleshooting services to enterprises with a complex IT infrastructure.
Jasper Bongertz is a Senior Technical Consultant for Airbus Defence and Space CyberSecurity. He started working freelance in 1992 when he began studying computer science at the Technical University of Aachen, eventually moving to Airbus to focus on IT security, Incident Response, and Network Forensics. He runs a blog about network analysis topics called blog.packet-foo.com.
Read his Review › A Look at a Portable USB3 Network TAP
Tony Fortunato is a Senior Network Performance Specialist with experience in designing, implementing and troubleshooting networks since 1989. Tony’s background in networking started with designing, supporting and implementing financial trading floor networks and ISP’s where Tony integrated and supported various vendors’ equipment since 1989.
Read his White Paper › ProfiShark Performance Results
Stuart has functioned as both ITIL Problem Manager and Problem Analyst, provided 3rd tier support, and contributed to design efforts. He writes and maintains an enterprise network and device management and monitoring application (the Netops Toolkit). Specializing in transport, monitoring, and packet analysis, he provides mentoring and communication training, teaches Root Cause Analysis workshops, and coordinates the efforts of multiple groups interacting with multiple vendors to solve problems or design solutions. He also runs skendric.com.
Read his White Paper › In-Line Tapping in the Data Center
Check his video › ProfiShark Full Duplex 10M, 100M, 1G, 10G, TAP
Tim O’Neill is an independent technology consultant. He has over 30
Analog, ISDN, ATM and LAN test market. Tim is now helping companies get lab recognition and technology verification. He is a patent holding, published and degreed engineer, currently being Chief Contributing Editor for LoveMyTool.com.
Read his White Papers › Span Port or TAP: CSO Beware | The Reality of Meeting Your Data Visualization Demands
Brad is a problem solver and a convergent thinker that looks forward to challenges in bridging the physical and virtual worlds. Highly skilled at analyzing and navigating the IT risks that are inherent when adopting technologies, he is motivated to work with dynamic, fast-paced, high-performing teams. Brad is operating BruteForce, a digital security and network analysis consulting firm.
Read his White Paper › ProfiShark 1G Use Case Analysis
Mike is a specialist in diagnosing network related problems. Over the last 13 years, he has been troubleshooting network slowdown related issues and helping his customers find the cause of these problems. One of the most noteworthy projects Mike has worked on is the optimization of the Pentagon networks after the events on 9/11.
Megumi Takeshita, known as Packet Otaku, runs a packet analysis company after having worked as a network analyst at BayNetworks and Nortel Networks for many years. Ikeriri Network Service is a reseller of Riverbed, Metageek,
Read her Review › ProfiShark Long-Term Traffic Capture
In 2006 Ray founded
Read his Solution Brief › Troubleshooting with
Tom founded CHI Metrix (“
Read his Solution Brief › Coordinated, Multi-Site Visibility With ProfiShark & EZ-Trace
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