Is it possible to have a good career in networking and as a programmer/developer?

I'm currently a student right now and I would like to know if it's possible to be a good programmer/web developer while also being good in networking. I need some opinion that's why. My plan goal is to become a professional programmer/web developer who can do some designs but also be able to have good knowledge in networking. I want to be good in both and php as well as having great knowledge in networking. Is it possible?

Asked By: Randel - 1/17/2012
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The larger the company that you work for the more specialized the jobs will be. It is a rare situation where you would be working in programming and networking in the same job... More
Answered By: Richard L - 1/18/2012
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It is possible if you are willing to dedicate the time and study.
Answered By: ◄|| G ||► - 1/17/2012
Answered By: dre - 1/17/2012
Have to agree with Richard. In reality you you may have to sacrifice one. How ever have the both set of skill make you an invaluable asset to either career choice. For instance not many, if any network admin jobs ask for programming skill, but the most effective network or system admin do vb or power shell scripting... More
Answered By: Bernard - 1/18/2012
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