Highly skilled technologist with more than 20 years experience in Information Technology.
Specializes in automation and Disaster Recovery solutions using Veritas software.
Excellent interpersonal and troubleshooting skills.
Provides strong leadership, works well in a team environment and communicates effectively with customers, vendors and management.
Storage Team Lead for Federal Reserve Bank private cloud environment responsible for VCS clustering, Disaster Recovery, Hitachi and EMC SAN storage for three data centers.
Reduced RPO from 30+ minutes to ~30 seconds by migrating from EMC SRDF/AR to Hitachi Universal Replicator.
Developed generic failover script to reduce RTO from 1-2 hours to ~20 minutes using VCS Global Cluster Option (GCO) to automate failover of multiple application components on multiple clusters to DR site.
Successfully performed production Disaster Recovery failover in two hours for multiple business applications.
Developed custom VCS agents for application components.
Developed scripts for maintaining configuration standards across 28 different VCS clusters consisting of 124 servers total.
Performed root cause analysis for multiple technical incidents / performance problems.
Team leader for a 7-9 person team of system administrators responsible for providing computer support for a large defense contractor in a diverse multi-vendor environment using client-server technology.
Architected a single NFS automounter environment across SunOS, Solaris, IRIX and NetApp.
Handled performance tuning, NIS / DNS configuration and OS upgrades.