Certified VMware and Microsoft Senior Systems Administrator with 12 years experience supporting and deploying enterprise networks. I have Extensive experience supporting Windows servers and desktops within a LAN/WAN environment. Focused and highly-motivated with a history of delivering cost-effective, high-performance technology solutions designed to enhance system functionality and end-user productivity. A dedicated professional possessing a record of educational excellence, and is constantly striving to achieve the highest level of education by embracing knowledge as a tool for improved problem-solving and critical effectiveness.
VMware ESX-VSphere LAN/WAN Networks Project Management
Windows Server 2003 - 2008 Storage Protocols iSCSI-NFS Budget Administration
MSSQL Server 2003-2005-2008 Storage SAN-NAS-DAS License Management
Active Directory Multi-Platform Networks Patch Management
Internet Information Server Performance Analysis Feasibility Studies
Linux REL5-SUSE Capacity Planning Team Development
12 years experience with windows and Linux desktops and workstations. Five years of experience as a VMware Engineer / Architect with very strong Microsoft Windows 2003 or 2008 server experience.
- Understanding of High Availability, Business Continuity, and Disaster Recovery concepts.
- Strong systems engineering skills with an emphasis on enterprise scale virtualization.
- In-depth Knowledge of VMware architecture with hands on experience with V-motion, ESX Ranger and other virtual management software.
- In-depth knowledge of disk management with SAN, NAS and local storage, disk layout and performance.
- 7+ years of managing a Windows Server environment (Windows 2003 Server 2008 Server).
- Proficient in DNS, DHCP, WINS, SNMP and other services.
- Experienced with capacity planning, change management, auditing, hardware purchasing, budgets, and vendor management.
- Good LINUX skills.
- Constantly researching network products, services, protocols, and standards to remain abreast of developments in the networking industry.
- Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE 4.0) .
- Microsoft Certified Professional 2003 (MCP).
- CompTIA A+.
- VMware Certified Professional (VCP 3) – Testing for VCP 4 in June
- Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)..