About the Instructor

Michel Thomatis, CCIE #6778 (15 year)
 – Chief Network Architect & Lead Trainer

Michel Thomatis has spent the last 18 years as a network engineer/architect.  As a 15-year CCIE, Michel loves the opportunity to provide training in a wide-array of network technologies. He formerly worked at Cisco, as well as in government, banking, and non-profit organizations. He has published the “Network Design Cookbook” and a science fiction novel called “The Dark End”.  He has also published various iOS applications (virtual Network Engineer, Circlefalls) that can be found on Apple’s iOS App Store.  Currently, Michel is the owner, Chief Network Architect and Lead Trainer at RouteHub Group, LLC.

Below are some of the accomplishments Michel has achieved over his 18 year career:

ccie_15years_large– Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) #6778 – Routing & Switching ; 15 Year Status
– Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
– Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

– Good Technology
– Club One
– Polycom
– Rolls Royce
– KickStart International
– Raleys
– Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) / Department of Energy (DOE)
– Silicon Valley Bank
– Cisco Systems
– Mother Jones
– Microsoft Gold Partner Consulting Groups

NDCPic1– Network Design Cookbook: Architecting Cisco Networks
– Cisco Configuration Reference Guide
– Keep It Nice and Simple
– The Dark End (Science Fiction Novel)

201507192_0207-CapturFiles_1– Apple iOS Development: virtual Network Engineer, Circlefalls
– Python Development