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Josh Kittle

Senior System Engineer

Josh spent his early IT career doing the usual foot-in-door activities as part of multiple IT service and support organizations, moved on to design and support a global video conferencing network in the service-provider space, spent nearly a decade doing the 'enterprise thing' as a Network Architect for a large healthcare organization, and most recently moved into the VAR space where he designs and deploys large-scale Collaboration / Unified Communications solutions for a Cisco Gold partner.

A former Cisco Networking Academy Instructor and freelance technical trainer, Josh enjoys sharing his passion for technology and learning with others and believes that having fun is the most important part of any project.

Josh holds a CCNP Voice, CCNA Video, and CCAI certification, and is currently seeking his CCIE in Collaboration.

You can find Josh on Twitter as @ciscovoicedude or on his blog at www.joshkittle.com

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November 11, 2015

PERSPECTIVES

Cisco Networking Academy Dream Team

Each year more than 160,000 students enroll in the Cisco Networking Academy in North America alone. As a former academy instructor myself, and now a freelance technical trainer, I’m extremely interested in mentoring and learning opportunities that become available for up and coming network engineers, and this year something ‘new’ caught my attention. I was out in […]

October 2, 2014

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The Evolution and Impact of Collaboration Technologies

As I sit here on an airplane en-route to San Jose with my MacBook Pro at hand, heading to an industry-leading networking event (albeit on my own time, yes – this is officially vacation), I’ve found myself reflecting on collaboration technologies and how I’ve seen them evolve in the short 15 years I’ve been working […]