The Hot Aisle is my raw newsletter on enterprise IT.

I share my opinions on interesting startups, data center trends, and the Silicon Valley bubble — what I’m really thinking after recording podcasts, listening to briefings, and attending conferences.

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Ethan Banks is a podcaster and writer with a BSCS and 20+ years in enterprise IT. He's operated data centers with a special focus on infrastructure — especially networking. He's been a CNE, MCSE, CEH, CCNA, CCNP, CCSP, and CCIE R&S #20655. He's the co-founder of Packet Pushers Interactive, LLC where he creates content for humans in the hot aisle.