Knowledge Base

  • 15 years hands-on experience administering 24/7 IT infrastructures
  • Experience administering, deploying, and troubleshooting Linux environments
  • Data Centre Management, including HP, Dell, Cisco, Netapp, Brocade, Enterasys appliances
  • Extensive¬†VMware, KVM, HyperV experience
  • Many different storage solutions (SAN/NAS/EMC) mostly Netapp
  • Advanced Fibre / Ethernet¬†Routing and Switching
  • Proficiency in base scripting languages, Bash, Batch or similar languages
  • Proficiency in MySQL and PostgreSQL administration
  • Strong understanding around environment/server performance and how to identify and troubleshoot issues
  • Solid understanding of DNS, DHCP and fundamental network protocols such as TCP/UDP
  • Experience with virtualization platforms, server consolidation, and administering virtual environments
  • Great English communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to quickly identify problems under pressure, determine root cause, and drive issues to completion
  • Identifying areas of concern and scope of work to improve the overall process of deployments, development and administration