Tom Hollingsworth
Blog Contributor

Tom Hollingsworth, CCIE #29213, is an event lead for the Tech Field Day events series. He also writes about networking and related technologies on his blog at http://networkingnerd.net. With over 10 years of experience in the IT field, Tom has covered the breadth of technology from desktop deployment to data center installation. He brings his unique perspective to his writing both on his blog and at Network Computing. Tom can also be found prognosticating and commenting about technology from his Twitter account @networkingnerd.

Posts (10)

Events

Building Better Branches with Aruba

Seize the opportunity to deliver great experiences to all your work-from-home and locations. Read More

Tags:

  • Aruba ESP
  • ATM20
  • GestaltIT
  • SD-Branch

Data is the most important ingredient to AI
AI-Powered

When It Comes to AI, You’re Only As Good As Your Data

The data is the most important part of what you do. Collect it, analyze it, and use it. Don't discard it. Read More

Tags:

  • AIOps
  • Aruba User Experience Insight (UXI)
  • GestaltIT

Five Big Challenges Deploying Wireless in Healthcare
Enterprise Campus

Securing IoT with Dynamic Segmentation

The days of insecure networks are numbered. At #ATM19, I saw the power of Aruba’s architecture. Read More

Tags:

  • ATM19
  • Atmosphere
  • ClearPass
  • ClearPass Device Insight
  • Dynamic Segmentation
  • GestaltIT
  • IntroSpect
  • IoT
  • Switches

Analytics and Assurance

Inside the Connected Campus Community with Aruba

Seamless core network upgrades, wayfinding and device discovery in action at #ATM19. Read More

Tags:

  • ATM19
  • Atmosphere
  • ClearPass
  • Digital Classroom
  • GestaltIT
  • NetInsight

Digital Workplace

What Will 802.11ax Bring To Your Airspace?

The industry is on the cusp of a new wireless protocol. It's been almost ten years since 802.11ac was proposed, and five years since final ratification. 802.11ac has been built upon to deliver speeds... Read More

Tags:

  • 11ac
  • 11ax
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11ax
  • Access Points
  • GestaltIT

Corporate Campus Mobile App Checklist
Digital Workplace

Branding Your Wi-Fi

If you have a conference of more than five people, you need your own Wi-FI SSID. Read More

Tags:

  • ClearPass
  • Event Wi-Fi
  • GestaltIT
  • Passpoint

Analytics and Assurance

Becoming a Wi-Fi Superhero with Cape Networks

The acquisition of Cape Networks by Aruba gives a huge boost to the growing analytics offerings from NetInsight. Read on to see how Cape Networks will power the next generation of network visibility. Read More

Tags:

  • Aruba Central
  • Atmosphere
  • GestaltIT
  • NetInsight
  • Aruba User Experience Insight (UXI)

IoT

The Future of Wi-Fi Things

How many clients do you have on your access points? Do you think that number is going to go up or down in the next five years? Do you think those devices will be ones that you can program? Tom Hollingsworth... Read More

Tags:

  • GestaltIT
  • IoT

Industries

Mobile Payments are the Future

Checks are a thing of the past. Credit cards are soon to join them. Mobile payments offer security, flexiblity, and convenience. And here's why they are the future of retail. Read More

Tags:

  • Aruba Beacons
  • Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth Beacons
  • Bluetooth BLE
  • Bluetooth Tags
  • Meridian Location Services

Presenting A Picture With Analytics
Analytics and Assurance

Presenting a Picture with Analytics

Data doesn't sound like the most exciting thing to work on in a networking and wireless career. But taking data and using analytics to show how it all relates together can help everyone understand what... Read More

Tags:

  • GestaltIT
  • NetInsight