About the Author
Hal Pomeranz is Founder and CEO of Deer Run Associates, a Systems Management and Security consulting firm in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has spent more than a decade managing systems and networks for some of the largest commercial, government, and academic organizations in the country. Active in the community, Hal has served on the Board of Directors for the USENIX Association, BayLISA, and BackBayLISA. He is a top-rated instructor and author on topics ranging from Information Security to System and Network Management to Perl Programming.