User Activity

About 3 years ago
The beauty of using the PSMP is that an end user can bypass logging through the PVWA and go directly to using their choice of terminal emulation for SSH (i.e. Putty or SecureCRT, etc.).
About 3 years ago
The UI has been completely revamped in Version 10. It has a differently look and feel. We will be looking to test it in our Development landscape and possibly go to Production towards the end of the year.
About 4 years ago
I am not aware of any other solutions that include automated information entry.
Almost 5 years ago
Can you share how to setup auto detection with Accounts Discovery in an environment using LDAP authentication?
About 5 years ago
Being the primary administrator of CyberArk at my company, one of the biggest complaints I hear from end users is the user interface through the web browser. It has been recommended to use Internet Explorer for the PVWA, but we have found that Chrome and FireFox will also…
About 5 years ago
We have CyberArk PAS implemented within our company for the past 5 months now and getting accustomed to the daily operational tasks involved with administering the application. We are running ours in an HA implementation running on VMware with Windows 2012 R2 servers. One…

About me

Unix and Storage Infrastructure Services - Design, availability, capacity planning, and operational support for CPS Energy's enterprise-wide business applications, including Energy Market Operations, Gas SCADA, SAP, Work Management, Middleware, Web Portals and other Oracle-based transactional systems.

Unix Systems Administration - HP-UX, Solaris, AIX, and Linux.
SAN Administration - HP P9500, XP24000, XP12000, EVA8100, EVA4400 and Hitachi AMS2500.

I have been a Unix Systems Administrator for 18 years with primary experience with HP-UX, AIX and Linux. In my current position, I help maintain a SAN running on HP P9500, 3PAR, XP24000 and XP12000 storage arrays, HP 8000 & 4000 Series EVA's and Hitachi AMS2500 array.

I help maintain our HP-UX Servers with an operating system patch management schedule done bi-annually. We are currently using HP-UX 11.31, AIX 5.3, 6.1, and RHEL 5, 6, and 7.

I am also the primary SME for HP Systems Insight Manager, which we use for managing HP servers and storage by being the easiest, simplest and least expensive way for system administrators to maximize system uptime and health.

I am the liaison between CPS Energy and Third-Party Vendors that have needs of sending and receiving encrypted data via secure PGP. We currently use version 10.1.

I am a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity - University of Texas-San Antonio, Texas XI Chapter, 1990 (Bond #6)

Specialties: Performance Tuning and Troubleshooting, Unix Shell Scripting, High-Availability, and Disaster Recovery.
ITIL V3.0 Foundations Certified
HP-UX 11.31
AIX 5.3 and 6.1
RHEL 5, 6, and 7
HP Systems Insight Manager 7.4
HP Storageworks - CommandView, Storage Allocation
Administration of Cisco MDS SAN switches (VSANs, Zoning, ISL Setup)
HP Integrity Blade Servers setup and configuration using Virtual Connect.
CyberArk Privileged Acct Security Solution 9.9
VBlock 740
IBM PureFlex