IPv6 Forum Certified Course

Trainer's Profile

Lawrence E.Hughes
Founder and CTO ­ InfoWeapons Corporation
Chairman and CTO - DualStak Networks Sdn Bhd

Lawrence E. Hughes is a visionary in the information technology and computer security fields, with a particular interest in secure digital communication and IPv6. An expert, with more than 35 years experience in creating and developing security products, Mr. Hughes has a long history of being a valued consultant in various global security companies.

An IPv6 Forum Gold Certified Engineer, Mr. Hughes put up an IPv6-Ready Product Testing Center in the Philippines, one of a handful in the world accredited to test products for IPv6 certification.  A member of the IPv6 Forum Education Committee and IPv6 Gold Certified Trainer, he has spoken at a number of International IPv6 Summit conferences.

A prolific author, he has written numerous magazine articles and blogs. In October 2010, he released The Second Internet: Reinventing Computer Networks with IPv6, a 306-page book, which is distributed for free under Creative Commons License and is posted on major IPv6-related websites.

Mr. Hughes’ extensive technical background includes world-class skills in data security, cryptography, PKI, UNIX operating systems, Internet Protocols, IPv6, and software development in C/C++ and various assembly languages.  He has a Bachelor of Science degree in pure mathematics, with a minor in physics, from the Florida State University.  In addition, since 1973 Mr. Hughes has been a member of Mensa International.

John Spence (CCNP, CISSP)

John Spence is a 30 year veteran in the IT industry, with experience that spans software development, systems administration, IT security, network engineering, and for the past decade, IPv6 design and deployment. For the past 10 years, John has helped develop and deliver IPv6 training to thousands of IT professionals worldwide.

Areas of Expertise
IPv6 Architecture, WAN/Backbone, Design IT Security

Work History
VP, IP Services
(September 2011‐ Present)   Nephos6 Inc.
Senior Director, IPv6 Technologies
(Feb 2006 ‐ Sept 2011)   Command Information
Director of Technology (May 2003 ‐ Feb 2006) Native6
Security Engineer (February 2002 ‐ May 2003) Washington Mutual

Project/Program Highlights
Rogers Cable & Rogers Wireless SME
for IPv6 integration in both the cable operations of Rogers, as well as wireless services (mobile operator)
Qwest ‐ IPv6 integration program support as an IPv6 SME
DISA IPv6 Transition Office (DITO) ‐ IPv6 SME for the development of IPv6 design and deployment guidance.
Dept. of Veterans Affairs ‐ Custom IPv6 courseware development and delivery.
Cisco Systems ‐ Technical lead and primary instructor for the development and delivery of multiple IPv6 courses for Learning at Cisco, as well as for Cisco's internal sales engineering workforce

Education & Certification
MS, Electrical Engineering, Loyola Marymount University (1988)
BS, Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University (1983)
Cisco Certified Network Practitioner (CCNP)
Cisco Certified Systems Instructor (CCNA)
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
IPv6 Forum Gold IPv6 Trainer

Training Schedule

CNE6 Silver
Session 1 : 13 Feb – 17 Feb 2012
Session 2 : 20 Feb – 24 Feb 2012
Time : 9.00 am – 5.00 pm


CNE6 Gold
Session 1 : 5 March – 8 March 2012
Session 2 : 12 March – 15 March 2012
Time : 9.00 am – 5.00 pm

















Contact No: 603-4259 6000 | Email : IPv6@pernec.com.my | Facsimile: 603-4257 7659

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