A hacker’s worst enemy is a network they can’t penetrate. Built so well there’s no way in. Is it possible to do this? Bill does it all the time. He’s PlanetMagpie’s Guard Dog. Bill engineers secure networks, including BGP and site-to-site VPNs, for our customers and PlanetMagpie’s datacenters. Firewalls, switches, routers, wireless, servers—he fits them all together with a secure perimeter. When asked what he does, Bill Wester tells people he’s a plumber. True enough.
Bill has worked for Fortune 1000 companies like Lockheed, Sun Microsystems, Ericsson, Extreme Networks, and F5. He holds 5 Juniper certifications, 2 NetApp certifications, 4 Infoblox certifications, and 4 F5 certifications, and is a DNS expert to boot. Bill received his B.S. in Computer Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology and his MBA from University of California, Berkeley, Haas Business School/Columbia University.