Ben Piper is an IT consultant and the author of "Learn Cisco Network Administration in a Month of Lunches" from Manning Publications. He holds numerous certifications from Cisco, Citrix, and Microsoft. Organizations Ben has worked with include Heartland Payment Systems, McKesson, the National Science Center, and the Department of Veterans Affairs, as well as dozens of hospitals, healthcare organizations, and small businesses. His expertise has appeared in various publications including CNBC.com, Investor's Business Daily, LinuxInsider.com, Monster.com, Nadsaq.com, and NBC Chicago. You can contact Ben by visiting his website, benpiper.com.