Dave Benham, CCIE #45171 (Wireless) is currently a Principal Technical Architect at a VAR, but started his career in the early 90s building PCs at a small computer company. For the next several years, he installed 10base2 LANtastic networks with Novell Netware Servers and specialized in NDS/eDirectory design. Being a Ham Radio Operator since the age of 8, he was naturally drawn to Wi-Fi when it began gaining popularity around the year 2000. Dave spent many years designing, implementing and supporting mission-critical networks for K-12, Higher Education, Healthcare, Commercial and Industrial markets. Throughout his career, Dave has developed sales and technical training content from one hour crash courses to multi-day bootcamps with live labs. Dave delivered these courses to in-house engineers, as well as customers and vendors.