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Toney Flack

CIO, Wichita State University

Toney hold’s a master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Michigan, but have worked in IT for all of his 35+ year career.  I have held numerous IT credentials such as CISSP, PMP, ITIL v3 Foundation practitioner, and Juniper Networks Certified Internet Associate – SSL (JNCIA-SSL).  I have worked extensively for Tier1 automotive manufacturing supplier in Detroit (AlliedSignal, Textron, Lear, and others) and most recently in higher education settings at Middle Tennessee State University and presently as CIO at Wichita State University.

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Those of us who have been “in the business forever” recall with fondness the simple times of “the good old days” when corporate data centers were homogeneous environments and the only “MIS” purchasing decisions to be made were which MODEL of “blue”. WAN’s were slow, simple, point-to-point connections if they even...