Mr Garcia is an experienced Consultant with concentration in Internetworking, routing and switching technologies. He has also experience in information and IT security, Cisco Data Center Technologies, as well as Cisco IP Telephony integration. He has over 23 years of experience in telecommunications with roles ranging from technical expert, consultant to manager of large groups of service delivery and engineering. He is active in other areas of the IT environment such as Data Centre, virtualization, cloud computing, and M2 M. He has strong technical knowledge in IP, Transmission techniques, Microwave and Satellite networks, Wireless & Wi-Max, and Network and Physical Security. He has good technical awareness of IP Telephony, unified communications and Telepresence, telecom expense management, and business analysis. He is also a seasoned instructor in technologies from vendors such as Cisco, Checkpoint and Bluecoat. Skills and Certifications Extensive experience designing, implementing and integrating ICT solutions. Auditing on organization, policies, technical, physical In depth knowledge of technologies from vendors such as Cisco, F5, Ruckus, Check Point, Juniper, Riverbed, Bluecoat, NetIQ. Methodologies: I TIL, ISO, Six Sigma, etc. Coaching, Training, Teaching Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert R&S #9156 Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP) Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA) Several Cisco Specialisation on Routing & Switching and Security ITIL Checkpoint CCSE, CCSA Nortel NNCSS Passport, NNCSS Alteon
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Syd has spent the last 18 years focusing on enterprise solutions. His experience working with enterprise environments include: network engineering; data security; system administration; and enterprise monitoring. His experience comes from diverse industries including: Health Care; Financial; and Telecommunications, for such companies as WebMD, Bank of America, Lucent, Oxygen Development and others. His broad perspective of computing environments gives him the ability to look across multiple disciplines - to see the whole of the computing environment and not just the individual components. * Foundation Architectures Designed and supported architectures, supporting the following applications among others. Oracle, Informix, Siebel, WebSphere, DB2, MS SQL, LDAP, Web Hosting, Email, and DNS among others. Served as a senior systems administrator, supporting Debian, Red Hat, Solaris, and Microsoft Windows Server. He maintained proper system operations through system audits, patch management. Worked with application owners to ensure proper system configuration. Optimized Solaris system performance through Solaris Resource Management. Integrated Unix authentication and authorization providing common sign-on across Unix, Application, and Windows environments. Deployed Windows Server environments supporting Active Directory, Group Policy, Terminal Services, and MS SQL. * Wired and Wireless Network and Remote Access Architectures Designed and implemented large TCPIP networks. He has architected standard solutions for dynamically routed networks, Internet fail-over and load-balancing. Experience supporting global MPLS and Cisco DMVPN networks. Designed remote access solutions based on Cisco, SonicWall, and OpenVPN. Including Infrastructure based LAN to LAN VPN's, and fault tolerant multi-point VPN solutions with dynamic routing. Designed and implemented indoor and outdoor wireless networks based on Ruckus, Cisco, and Ubiquiti equipment. Performed RF site surveys and analysis. Deployed routing protocols BGP, EIGRP, and OSPF in multiple environements. * Enterprise Monitoring and Data Security He has designed and implemented a Proactive Monitoring solution tying together a number of open source software packages into a unified tool. Packages include Nagios/Icinga, Cacti, Cfengine, Munin, and others. His work with this solution has been proven to lower costs by increasing productivity, and reducing unplanned downtime. Deployed Intrusion Detection and prevention systems, both host and network based integrated with network firewalls for dynamic threat remediation. He has implemented global web proxy services utilizing WCCPv2 and Websense . * High Availability Solutions Designed and implemented high availability environments using virtual, clustered, and replicated solutions. Implementations including Solaris, Veritas, Oracle, and Linux cluster solutions to Oracle, Oracle Applications, Siebel, Mysql and PostgreSQL replication, and Linux Virtualization. * Storage Architectures and Disaster Recovery Designed and implemented storage and backup solutions including SAN and direct attached technologies, tape libraries, virtual tape libraries and off-site replication. Implemented using EMC and vendor storage, Fiber Channel, iSCSI, and direct attached, and both software and hardware RAID solutions. Software RAID including Veritas Volume Manager, Solaris Volume Manager, Linux Logical Volume Manager, Solaris ZFS, and Linux mdadm. Storage formatted as Linux ext3/4, ZFS, VxFS, and direct-access(raw). High availability provided though multi-path/multi-chassis storage access and remote data replication with Veritas Volume Replicator and Linux DRBD. Disaster recovery software includes Symantec NetBackup, EMC Networker, and Bacula with storage provided by EMC, StorageTek, and disk storage. * Virtualization Designed and implemented virtual environments using Solaris and Linux Containers, Linux KVM, and VMWare. Virtual servers deployed to support Linux, Solaris, and Windows operating systems running Oracle, MySQL, monitoring, Voice over IP PBX, file server, application server, and web environments. * Technical troubleshooting – root cause analysis He has a diverse skill set that enables a broad perspective of computing environments. This gives him a systemic viewpoint that goes from the application through host configuration to the many paths that data travels through the network and the interaction of the multitude of components that make up modern computing environments. This ability allows him to direct various resources across multiple disciplines to determine root cause and resolution. * Telephony Implemented voice solutions based on Astrerisk, Trixbox, and FreeSWITCH VoIP PBX. Utilizing VoIP hardware from Snom, Cisco, and Grandstream. Implemented integrated FAX to email solutions utilizing Hylafax fax server and Digium telephony hardware.
I am currently a Network Engineer and hold a CCNP Cisco Certified Network Professional certification with a hybrid skill set. Having worked in so many different areas of IT, my experience is diverse. I am skilled in network administration and design. As much as I love technology I have a stronger desire to lead. Currently I work on a variety of networking projects on a daily basis. I build design and install Shoretel phone systems, implement firewalls, switches and routers. I redesign and implement new network designs based on standard best practices. I am the go to for routing protocols, switched networks, redundant WAN links, SSL VPN implementation and much more. Specialties: Networking, routers, switched networks, Vmware, SAN's, VOIP, SIP, security, routing protocols and many other technologies.
I have more than 8 years experience in IT Network & Security Implementation, Operation & Maintenance. I also have several professional certification from Cisco, Fortinet and Checkpoint. I able to configure Network & Security appliances. Nowadays I'm working as a Senior Security Engineer from one of Global IT Services Partner.
I am looking for part time opportunities to assist companies with configuring high end Cisco Networking and Voice projects. I have over 15 years of experience in the Networking industry and have a held a CCIE certification since 2001. My skill set includes Routing, Switching, Firewalls, Internet, CUCM, CME, Unity Connection on pretty much anything Cisco makes.
• Solid career in the Information Technology area, working in strategic, managerial positions at major companies. • Management of Infrastructure, Communication, Projects, Network, Systems, Telecommunications, Servers and Technical-Support areas. • Expertise in managing Protheus Microsiga (TOTVS) and SAP integrated ERP-system deployment and maintenance projects. Knowhow in PMBOK. • Elaboration and Maintenance of corporate IT policies. Knowhow in ITIL V3 and COBIT. • Experience in deployment and management of high availability and complex IT Infrastructure (hardware and software), focusing on optimizing technology resources, ensuring environment security and excellence in attending internal and external clients. • Conception and management of IT-Related Projects. • Elaboration of the IT Master Plan. Management of IT Solutions that optimize company business. Focus on the balance between people, processes and technologies. • IT- and Telecom-contract management concerning technical (SLAs, Service Recuperation, Measuring Service Quality) and financial aspects (invoice-accuracy approval and assessment, ROI post-analysis). • Relations (negotiations, purchasing and development) with technology suppliers (products and services) such as Embratel, OI, TIM, Cisco, IBM, HP, Microsoft, Oracle, TOTVS, SAP and others • Leadership of face-to-face and virtual teams, working on training and development for building high-performance teams oriented toward delivering results.
IP/MPLS Network Engineer with 7+ years experience in network design, deployment and maintenance in Enterprise and Service Provider environments running Cisco and Juniper devices. Experience on Service Provider technologies like MPLS L3VPN (v4 and v6), L2VPN (AToM), VPLS, MPLS-TE, QoS, Multicast, having also large experience in enterprises environments, like Routing & Switching and Data-Center WAN, LAN, IP Services and Data Center Infrastructure Network. I've also worked in Design, Deployments and support of Network Security solutions based on Cisco, Juniper, FreeBSD, OpenBSD and GNU/Linux systems (Debian, Ubuntu and Slackware). Expertise on troubleshooting and deployment IP/MPLS networks. Experience with the following Cisco architectures: Nexus Architectures: 2k, 5k and 7k; Routers: CRS, GSR 12000 and ASR9K running IOS XR; Others relevant experiences: ASR1K, Catalyst 4500, Catalyst 6500, C7200 and C7600 Series. Experience with the following Juniper architectures: M/MX Series; SRX Series; EX Series. Specialties: [Cisco] - Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE R&S #30939 by Cisco, Belgium/Brussels) - 2011 - Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP® Certified by passing tshoot hands-on exam beta version) - 2010 - Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP®) - 2010 - Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA®) - 2009 - Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA®) - 2008 [Juniper] Juniper Networks Certified Internet Associate (JNCIA-Junos) - 2012 [Open Source Systems - GNU/Linux and BSD Systems] High Availability Firewalls Email Servers DNS Servers WWW Servers Proxy Servers
Endurance Athlete, Information Technology Specialist, High Altitude Trainer, Corona High School Mountain Bike Team Head Coach, Nutritionist (In Study) Gifted Information Technology Professional recognized by MSP Mentor as “One of the Top 250 People to Know in the IT Industry.” (2009) Earned reputation as an industry leader and manager of successful Managed IT Services organizations, author of reports and scripts used today in thousands of installs that set standards of delivery for IT services providers, and “out of the box” thinker. Expert in Business Intelligence, Storage, and Virtualization solutions. Proven ability to assemble and lead multidisciplinary teams of IT professionals in delivering complex solutions and development projects on time and within budget. Specialties: Strategic Planning IT Solutions Development Infrastructure Architecture Managed Services Virtualization Storage Solutions Business Intelligence Project Management Design Networking RMM Cloud RMM Resource Allocation Team Leadership Kerio
I am a driven IT professional who has just about done it all. I've done Microsoft/Linux/OS X server administration. I've configured Cisco/Checkpoint/Watchguard/Sonicwall network infrastructure. I can manage systems that affect thousands of clients and have a high degree of technical expertise. I am excellent at network security. Are you looking for a senior network guy who can draw on over 8 years of real world IT experience and troubleshoot advanced stuff? That would be me. Give me a project to do and you will be pleasantly surprised at the level of technical proficiency and professionality shown. Here are some career highlights: -Have held positions as everything from Systems Engineer to IT Manager -Worked with law enforcement on special projects to optimize security -Performed desktop/device management at the enterprise level -Completed project to migrate over 100 servers to a DMZ to improve security -Worked in a giant server farm provisioning and troubleshooting every possible operating system known to man for webhosting clients -Have worked at multiple IT consulting companies and am excellent at coming into a new environment and getting up to speed very quickly -Experienced at project management for large scale technology projects Certifications: CCNA Security, MCSE, Linux+, Network+, A+
Linux • BSD • Open Source • High Availability • Distributed Systems • Storage Systems • VoIP Networks • NGN • Clustered Systems • Cloud Computing • Virtualization Working with Linux and *BSD Systems since 1995. • Storage Original author an current maintainer of RTSLib and TargetCLI, the open-source Linux Kernel's SCSI Target userspace API and administration tool. • http://linux-iscsi.com/wiki/Targetcli • https://github.com/Datera/rtslib • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LIO_Target RTSLib is today a base component of most Linux-based SAN and iSCSI-enabled NAS appliances and systems. Developed Cluster Management Software for Distributed Storage Systems, Private Cloud Infrastructures and Service Provisionning and Fault-Tolerance. • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zSyybHxuT68 • http://linux-iscsi.com/index.php/VHACS • VoIP Architected VoIP service platforms, ranging from enterprise services to mid-sized telco infrastructures with SS7/SSUTR2 interoperability, SIP/MGCP/SCCP/POTS/ISDN endpoints, passing on millions of minutes - with a focus on cost and service availability - thricely in wholesale, enterprise and residential markets. SER • OpenSER • Kamailio • OpenSIPS • RTPProxy • SEMS • Asterisk Centile • Dialogic • Cantata • Audiocodes • Cisco