About the Technical Reviewers

Matthew H. Birkner, CCIE No. 3719, is a technical advisor at Cisco Systems, where he specializes in IP, MPLS, and QoS network design. He has influenced many large carrier and enterprise network designs worldwide. Matt has spoken at Cisco Networkers on MPLS in both the U.S. and EMEA over the past few years. A double CCIE, he wrote Cisco Internetwork Design, published by Cisco Press. Matt holds a BSEE from Tufts University, where he majored in electrical engineering.

Amos Brown is a Cisco Certified IPT Design engineer and co-founder of Granite Systems, Inc. in the RTP. He has worked with the Cisco AVVID solution for four years in various settings, ranging from small- to mid-sized businesses to campus deployments. ...

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