Abstract: tommEE pickles (http://tommEE.net) presents an explanation of 802.1x networking. Exploring what 802.1x is and why we would use it. He explains how 802.1x might be used in a corporate environment, wireless or wired. Giving an explanation on how you can start 802.1x network and get your users on it. Hardware and Software resources will be discussed and recommendations for free ways of accomplishing it will be presented. He will talk about the current problems and how to provide possible fixes for problems.