Ethan Banks Tech podcaster & writer.



My name is Ethan Banks. I’m the co-founder of Packet Pushers Interactive where I podcast and write about IT for infrastructure engineers leveraging my 20+ years as an MCSE, CNE, and CCIE #20655 supporting a variety of organizations.

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In 2018, I co-authored a book with Russ White called, “Computer Networking Problems and Solutions.” The reviews have been good. We hope you’ll read it, too.


My living is media. I am the co-founder of Packet Pushers Interactive, LLC. Some content on is sponsored and clearly marked as such. That’s how I get paid. However, nothing on is sponsored, nor do I allow guest contributors.

Make up your own mind. My goal is to inform your thinking, not do your thinking for you.

more? is my personal blog. For all of my current technical content, head to where we have over 1,000 podcasts and 1,500 articles aimed at engineers, with more added every week.

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Ethan Banks Tech podcaster & writer.

Most people know me because I write & podcast about IT on the Packet Pushers network. I also co-authored "Computer Networks Problems & Solutions" with Russ White.

Find out more on my about page.