Seth Mason is a technical leader with Cisco's Enterprise Data Center Practice. His areas of expertise are storage area network architecture and migration, disaster recovery, interoperability, and Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE). Mason has written several books including "MDS-9000 Family Cookbook for SAN-OS 3.x" and "The Cisco Storage Networking Cookbook" and has several pending patents. Mason was a member of the team that authored the CCIE exam in Storage Networking, and he has been presenting at Cisco Live since 2006. He holds a bachelor's degree in computer engineering from Auburn University as well as CCIE certification #20847 in Storage Networking.