Destiny Bertucci, Head Geek, SolarWinds®
Patrick Hubbard, Head Geek and Technical Product Marketing Director, SolarWinds®
Destiny Bertucci is a Head Geek at SolarWinds® and a Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Master CIW Designer, and INFOSEC, MCITP SQL, and SolarWinds Certified Professional®. In her 15 years as a network manager, she has worked in healthcare and application engineering, and was a SolarWinds Senior Application Engineer for over nine years. She started her networking career in 2001 by earning CCNA/Security+ certification and launching a networking consultant business. After using SolarWinds tools for many years, she joined the company and continued earning certifications and degrees to expand her professional reach into database development and INFOSEC. Customizing SolarWinds products while working on setups and performance deepened her knowledge of the complete SolarWinds product line. She is now skilled and experienced in network, security, application, server, virtualization, and database management.
Patrick Hubbard is a Head Geek and Technical Product Marketing Director at SolarWinds®. With over 20 years of IT experience spanning network management, datacenter, storage networks, VoIP, virtualization, and more, Hubbard’s broad knowledge and hands-on expertise affirm his IT generalist authority. Since joining SolarWinds in 2007, Hubbard has combined his technical expertise with his IT customer perspective to develop SolarWinds’ online demo platform, launch the Head Geek program and create helpful content that speaks to fellow networking and systems professionals. He runs SolarWinds’ customer education and training program to empower IT Pros to resolve their IT management problems quickly and easily with SolarWinds software. Hubbard is also a Cisco® NetVet and a regular speaker at technology conferences for Ethernet, IPv6 and SDN.
SolarWinds provides powerful and affordable IT management software to customers worldwide, from Fortune 500® enterprises to small businesses, managed service providers (MSPs), government agencies, and educational institutions. We are committed to focusing exclusively on IT, MSP, and DevOps professionals, and strive to eliminate the complexity that our customers have been forced to accept from traditional enterprise software vendors. Regardless of where the IT asset or user sits, SolarWinds delivers products that are easy to find, buy, use, maintain, and scale while providing the power to address key areas of the infrastructure from on-premises to the cloud. This focus and commitment to excellence in end-to-end hybrid IT performance management has established SolarWinds as the worldwide leader in both network management software and MSP solutions, and is driving similar growth across the full spectrum of IT management software. Our solutions are rooted in our deep connection to our user base, which interacts in our THWACK online community to solve problems, share technology and best practices, and directly participate in our product development process.