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Both Simplivity and Nutanix offer comprehensive hyper-converged solutions that challenge traditional stack implementations. Where rack space, power, and heat management are problematic - an all in one 4U appliance that is simple and quick to cover becomes an attractive…

About me

I am an experienced IT consultant with over 20 years within the industry after completing a degree in Computing & Electronic Engineering. My career has covered an extensive range of disciplines within the technical support and consulting arenas.I have acquired a broad and detailed skill set during my various assignments and have focussed on enterprise level server and storage systems. I am a keen team player who can offer proven value add, business awareness and technical strength.

>Proven Infrastructure Team Lead.
>Certified IBM Server Professional.
>SME Windows Server 2003, 2008 & 2012 R2 Systems.
>Microsoft SC 2012 R2 - Hyper-V 3 Suite.
>SME Storage Systems (IBM, EMC, Dell, 3PAR & HP LeftHand).
>SME IBM Blade Center (IGESM, Brocade & AMM).
>Active Directory, DNS, WINS, Group Policy & Security.
>VMware 4.x & 5.x Estate Installation, Configuration & Management.
>BAU Lead For All LAN & WAN Based Systems.
>EMC Suite Installation, Configuration & Management.
>IBM Problem Determination & Recovery (US Based).
>Data Centre Owner & Management.
>Riverbed Steelhead & SMC - Global.
>Lancope StealthWatch IDS / IPS (NetFlow).
>Structured cabling (CAT5e, CAT6e & Fibre Channel).
>Procurement & Vendor Management.

Specialties:

>SME Windows Server 2003, 2008 & 20012 R2.
>SME Windows Systems Installation, Configuration & Recovery.
>Microsoft SC 2012 R2 Hyper-V3 Suite.
>SME Installation & Configuration Of Storage Systems.
>SME IBM, EMC, Dell 3PAR and HP LeftHand Storage Systems.
>BackupExec 12.5, 2010 & Recovery Server.
>Symantec NetBackup 7.5.0.6.
>Symantec OpsCenter 7.5.
>EMC Celerra, Centera, EDL, Rainfinity FMA & CLARiiON.
>HP StoreVirtual CMC - 4300 & 4500 G2.
>Storage Node Recovery - SAN I/Q 9.5, 10.5 & LeftHand OS 11.5.
>Volume Configuration, Management & Recovery.
>RSA ACE Authentication & RA.
>Firewall, Switch & Router Administration.
>WSUS Package & Patch Delivery.
>McAfee EPO Installation, Configuration & Management.
>Project Delivery & Team Lead Project Proven.