Nick Shoemaker
Blog Contributor

Nick Shoemaker has spent the last 18 years in wireless networking and switch/route. He has experience working with small shops all the way up to Fortune 100/500 companies as well as the federal government. Nick has spent a large portion of his career doing warehouse wireless deployments as well as outdoor mesh, retail, hospitality and carpeted space.

Nick holds the following certifications: CCNA-R/S, CCNA-Wireless, CCNA-Security, CCDA, CMNA, CWNA, ACMP, ACCP and ACEAP.

Posts (6)

AI-Powered

The Tools Make the Engineer

Tools are only as good as the craftsman and network tools are only as useful as the engineer. Read More

Tags:

  • AirWave
  • Analytics and Assurance
  • Aruba Central
  • Aruba Central
  • GestaltIT
  • Network Management
  • User Experience Insight

Mobility

Mama Says Channel Bonding is the Devil

Confused about when and where to use channel bonding? You’re not alone. Read More

Tags:

  • 802.11ac
  • Access Points
  • AOS8
  • ArubaOS
  • ArubaOS 8
  • controller
  • Controllers
  • GestaltIT
  • Network Design

Mobility

The Current State of 5G

We all know 5G is coming, but how quickly is it coming, and can we even really use it? Read More

Tags:

  • 5G
  • GestaltIT

Mobility

Why Predictive WLAN Designs are Relevant

While there is no end-all, be-all in wireless design, predictive designs can be a huge lifesaver. Read More

Tags:

  • Accepted Solutions
  • Access Points
  • GestaltIT
  • Network Design
  • Network Infrastructure
  • Networking
  • WLAN

Effective IoT Security Requires Machine Learning
Digital Workplace

Security is the New Standard

Designing and deploying networks with 360-degree security visibility is not an option. It is a must. Read More

Tags:

  • 360 Secure Fabric
  • 5G
  • ClearPass
  • GestaltIT
  • IntroSpect
  • NAC
  • OFDMA
  • Wi-Fi 6
  • WPA3

Mobility

Wi-Fi 6: Why We Need It and What It Isn’t

While we often talk about speed, Wi-Fi 6 will add much needed capacity, making it a game changer. Read More

Tags:

  • 802.11ax
  • 802.11ax
  • Access Points
  • GestaltIT
  • OFDMA