Travis Newshott

Security Architect

I am a self-proclaimed Geek - I've always been drawn to technology and truly enjoy my work. With a proven ability to function in the business-driven technology world we live in - I bring to bear a unique skillset in solving the problems our clients encounter. I have a voracious appetite for technology and understanding the impact it has on people and society.

Solving problems is my passion, and the people around me make it easy to be successful. Being selective about those I spend time around enables me to ensure I am always surrounded by talent and excellence that I can learn from. Re-engineering teams and creating excellence is a passion as a result.

Whether I am involved in retooling engagement processes, creating new delivery methodologies, or fire jumping and resolving operational challenges, you can find me at the front lines executing and accomplishing the mission.  I am a proud Veteran of the United States Army and have spent time in the Middle East area of operations in civilian capacities supporting the warfighters.


September 15, 2014


Book Review : CCIE Security v4.0 Practice Labs by Natalie Timms

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I have been studying for my CCIE Security since late last year, with a short hiatus after Cisco Live due to health issues – more on that in a later post. When I saw that Natalie Timms – former manager for the CCIE Security exam program, was writing a book focused on practical labs for […]