Install, deploy and maintain server based systems for enterprise-wide application servers.
Application servers included Citrix PS 4.0 sever farm consisting of 22 servers based on Windows Server 2003. Included support, administration and deployment of replacement Citrix servers.
Resident SME for VMware services. Responsible for Design, Integration, Project Planning, Documentation and Cross Training.
Project management for Vmware related projects and FTP infrastructure deployment project.
Reduced physical server hardware by redeploying Windows-based server to VMware infrastructure.
Successfully recovered critical application servers in a DR scenario in less than 2 hours for a business unit that was never able to be recovered in a DR scenario.
Deployment of new VMware ESX 3.0 Server environment which included migrating development and production physical application servers to VMware using PlateSpin PowerConvert and VMWare Converter 3.0. Migration of
ESX 2.5.1 Server to ESX 3.0 enviroment.
Planned and implemented Virtual Desktop Infrastructure using VMWare VDI Broker and ESX Server 3.0.
Documentation of ongoing and new processes, upgrades and new systems for Disaster Recovery.
Designed and implemented a new automated infrastructure for internal and external client file transmissions including developing batch scripts for the automation process. This included an external Linux FTP server and
Windows internal FTP server running McAfee eBusiness Server for automated PGP encryption/decryption.
Create transmission interface scripts for automated file transfer processes.
Deployment of secure FTP server running multiple transmission protocols.
Resolved client connectivity issues with network engineering team.
Maintain and troubleshoot any issues on Windows 2000 transmission servers.
Enterprise 2000 migration project; migrated and created over 90% of transmission jobs.
Co-coordinated testing of scripted transmissions with clients and vendors.
Assisted with planning of internal migration to a new infrastructure which included planning number of hours per client, how automation process will change and re-writing batch scripts to match new infrastructure process. This also included determining how transmission servers will interact with other internal networks.