Ron Gipp

Work History

Work History

Development Consultant

Deloitte and Touche

Designed and managed Windows Server, Unix, and backup environment for Client/Server Consulting Center.

Utilized HP Openview, HP Network, Node Manager, Legato Networker, and Microsoft SMS in heterogeneous Client/Server network.

Configured Unix and Windows Scripting.

Configured Windows SMS, DHCP, and DNS in Corporate environment.

Jul 2000 - Jul 2010

Solutions Architect


Design complex Network Attached Storage, IP networking, archiving, SAN for very large engagements.

White boarding and presenting design considerations, constraints, and concepts.

Architecting designs in electronic Design and Implementation Guide format.

Directing implementation specialists through customer implementation phase.

Implementation of complex customer environments and Proof of Concepts.

Rapidly learn and master new technologies and provide training to staff.

Worked with customers configuring host operating systems HP-UX, Redhat, AIX, Solaris, and Windows Server to access SAN storage, NAS storage, and other Admin tasks.

Configured Logical Volume Manager in HP-UX, Solaris, Redhat, and AIX.

Created large Perl, bash, Korn shell scripting for reporting, troubleshooting, archiving control, and large administrative tasks.

Configured Network switches, routers, Unix networking, and Windows Networking in large environments

Feb 1999 - Jul 2000

Infrastructure Specialist


Unix Administration for large ERP environment

Network consulting and design.

HP-UX Administration supporting Oracle DBAs, System Analysts, and manufacturing personnel during ERP rollout.

Solaris architecture and administration. Hardware and OS configuration. Application Support.

Veritas Volume Management

Worked with Clariion SAN.

Create Perl, Korn shell, html, and bash scripts for reporting, administration, and daily tasks.

Configured Network switches, routers, Unix networking, and Windows Networking in large environments

Jun 1997 - Feb 1999

Information Technology Manager


Manage all aspects of day-to-day operations of IT for Agriculture and Petroleum division.

Designed and implemented Layer 3 collapsed backbone network.

Designed and implemented Windows Domain and Exchange environment.

Managed employees responsible for Server Administration, Help Desk, and Network Support.

Configured DNS, DHCP, WINS for Windows Domain.

Configured Unix DNS.

Apr 1996 - Jun 1997

Sr Network Consultant

Connect Computing

Led a large project of Windows Domain and Windows 95 rollout for Fortune 100 company.

Windows Server, Exchange, Openview, backup Architecture


Aug 1980 - Aug 1985


University of Minnesota