Sriram Kashyap


  • Over Seven years of focused IT experience mainly in Network Design, Implementation, Security Design & Implementation, Support and Troubleshooting of Windows 2000,Unix/Linux (Redhat Linux 8, Sun Solaris 8,9&10) & on various Hardware Platforms ranging fromIntel PC Servers to IMB e series.

  • Extensive experience in installation & administration of Red Hat Linux, Windows 2000 Domain Controllers, Active Directory Design & Architecture, File/Print/Mail/Database Servers.

  • Experience in networking, TCP/IP

  • Installation and configuration of DHCP, WINS, DNS.

  • Experience in Systems Analysis, Troubleshooting & Fine-Tuning of Operating Systems & Servers

  • Worked for heterogeneous environment of Red Hat Linux, Novell Netware and Windows 2000.

  • Tested Business Continuity of Clustering (BCC) for Novell with SAN as data storage.


  • Listening music.

  • Collecting Stamps.


  • Good interpersonal communicational skill and ability to work in a team

  • Highly motivated, strong ethics and quick learner.

  • Adaptable to varying work culture.

  • Enjoying the work and performing the given task at ease.

Work History

Work History
Apr 2009 - Present

System Anaylst


We are a five member team, providing 24/7 support by working in shifts.

Some of the responsibilities include


  • Providing on-call product support.

  • Analyze and provide corrective action for program problems and establish orderly maintenance procedures for systems.

  • Investigate and research system environments (i.e., reporting systems, switching systems, computer systems, etc.) to assist in resolving existing program problems or identifying solutions to new business requirements.

  • Maintain Problem/Change tickets as per Convergys Standards.

  • Deploy vulnerability patches and service packs using automated tools in both Windows , Linux and Solaris environment.

Nov 2005 - Apr 2009

Senior Software Engineer

Applabs Technologies Ltd

As a SSE, was responsible for

  • Setting up a clustering environments in SUSE Linux and Netware platform.

  • Testing the clustering services and fail overs of the servers.

  • Worked on SAN storage which includes creation of virtual disks and allocating servers.

  • Worked on BCC(Business Continuity Clustering) setting up and testing the functionality of the features from customer point of view.

  • Tested on migration of BCC in Netware platform to Linux platform with different storage devices like AIX 150 (storage capacity 5TB), AIX 100i (storage capacity 2TB) and hp msa 1000(storage capacity 2TB).

Feb 2004 - Nov 2005

System Administrator


Was a team lead in charge of four hardware engineers, we extended 24*7 support to the corporation; equipped with IBM E 232 Series (4) servers at the head office and each server at four zonal offices in Hyderabad. Servers in use are IBM E 220 Series (4) all running on Windows Advanced Server and IBM RS6000 for Database.

Day to day responsibilities include :

  • Performance and Security monitoring on Windows 2000 Advanced Server.

  • Responsible for creating Complete Project and Technical documentation & White Papers for the entire process.

  • Problem diagnosis and corrective action.

  • Backup strategy planning and implementation.

  • Applying Service packs for the Operating system and also for the applications Setup, Maintain and Manage the User Accounts and Groups.

  • Evaluated existing LAN environment, and designed the plan to improve Entire network including administration, technical support, reliability of Existing equipment and add-on services.

  • Adding new users and maintaining security by forcing proper usage of NTFS Permissions and User rights in both Windows & Linux.

  • Maintaining Client/Server support and Setting up networks, printers, additional disk and tape drives.

  • Supervising customer installation of Windows 2000, Windows 95 using TCP/IP protocols, and solving problems faced by Clients.

  • Management of House-made Help Desk System call escalations, timely resolutions and day-to-day Help Desk Operation.

  • Scheduling network & systems preventive care and health checks.

  • Proved myself a successful team leader for a team of four Engineers.

Projects Completed in Municipal Corporation of Hyderabad

  • Installation of SCSI Hardware Raid Card:  Installed IBM 4PCI SCSI Raid Card using RAID level 5 for better performance and recovery in case of disk failure.

  • Installation of Samba Server and FTP server: Was responsible for installing RedHat Linux and to set it up to be used as a data source for all types of drivers and file uploading and downloading; This streamlined the permissions level on all the share folder ( Restrict access to authorized personnel only)

  • System State Backup: Implemented Scheduling of System State Backup through batch file on AIX server which creates archives and later taking backup into tapes.

Jul 2002 - Jan 2004

Asst System Administrator

Cat Technologies Ltd

A Hyderabad based company which provides software solutions and gives coaching for ‘B’ level course having more than six branches all over AP.

  • Performance and Security monitoring on Windows 2000 Advanced Server.

  • Documenting the environment from scratch.

  • Installation, Configuration and Administration of Windows 2000 Domain Controllers, Member Servers, Database Servers, Red Hat

  • Extensively use the resource kit to manage the users and workstations.

  • Installed and configured an IIS 4.0 on the Windows 2000 Server.

  • Installed, Administered and Maintained complete MS Windows 2000 network domain supporting for 35 workstations.

  • Preparation of hardware & software design specification.

  • Real-time process parameter monitoring and troubleshooting connectivity problems.

  • Software and Application package Administration and trouble shooting, Managing System Security, System.

  • Responsible for teaching as a part-time faculty for A-level courses of DOEACC, New Delhi.


Mar 1996 - Mar 1999


HRD Degree College