[UPDATE January 2015] I am available for limited engagements in architect and advisory roles. I am an accomplished Systems Administrator, Solutions Architect and Startup Advisor with over 10 years professional experience building infrastructure and platforms for startups, small organizations, the enterprise data center and the cloud. My primary specialties are creating DevOps tool chains, building infrastructure for SaaS, PaaS, IaaS and all things open source. I began my career as a traditional software developer but saw my interests shift towards the intersection of systems and development - now what people refer to as DevOps. My knowledge of programming languages and systems administration allows me to integrate and automate much of my work. Here is a brief sampling of skills and technologies I am currently (2015) working with: Linux - CentOS, Ubuntu, Debian, Amazon Datastores - MySQL, PostgreSQL, Redis, MongoDB, ElasticSearch Monitoring - Monit, Sensu, Graphite, Supervisord, ELK (LogStash) Management - Chef, Ansible, Docker, Etcd Platforms - AWS, Rackspace, Google, Linode, DigitalOcean, Heroku Frameworks - Rails, Pyramid Lanaguages - Ruby, Python, PHP, Go SCM - Git Although not as current I also have experience with OS - RHEL, FreeBSD, Gentoo, NetBSD, Windows Server, HP/UX, AIX Datastores - Memcached Management - Puppet Monitoring - Nagios, Munin, Cacti, RunIt Platforms - Joyent, Azure, EngineYard, Deis Languages - Perl, CoffeeScript, Java, Lua Frameworks - CakePHP, Express, Django, Sinatra VoIP - Call Manager, Asterisk Virtualizatoin - VMware ESx/vSphere, Parallels, Plesk SCM - SVN, Mercurial
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Nitin S. Agency Contractor
Melbourne based System Administrator with expertise in Linux Server optimization, security and service deployment on VPS/Physical, Cloud Platforms(AWS,Rackspace). I believe in getting the job done with the best possible quality. Period. Clear timely communication with the clients and their team is always my priority. I have been working with all the major providers: Rackspace, Amazon, Softlayer, Godaddy, Hostgator, Bluehost, Linode, DreamHost, Mediatemple, Lunarpages. Expertise in Linux Administration is as follows (but not limted to) Server Distributions: RedHat, Centos, Fedora, Debian, Ubuntu, Gentoo, Suse, Mandriva, Opensuse, Knoppix, Slackware. Web servers: Apache, Lighttpd, Nginx, Tomcat File servers: Proftpd, Pureftpd, Vsftpd, Sftpd, TFTP, NFS, Samba DNS servers: Bind9, MyDNS, NSD Mail servers: Postfix(TLS,SASL), Exim, Sendmail, Qmail, Dovecot, Courier. Logging services: Syslog, Rsyslog, Syslog-ng Proxy servers: Squid(forward and reverse proxy), nginx, pound, lighttpd. Firewalls: Iptable scripts and Advance Policies Firewall with bruteforce detection. Firewall configuration: NAT, IP Masquerade Jabber servers: Openfire, Ejabberd, Djabberd Database servers: MySQL, Postgresql Backup: Bacula, bash scripts. VPN: PPTP Virtualisation: Openvz/Virtuozzo, Xen, Qemu, KVM, VMware Server, Parallels Workstation, Virtualbox headless, HyperVM. Monitoring: Nagios, munin, zabbix, zenoss Automation: Puppet(fan), custom bash scripts. Revision control: Git(fan), Subversion Package management: yum, rpm, dpkg, aptitude, apt-get, emerge Security: Nessus, John The Ripper, Tiger, PGP, GPG, nmap, Openvas, Snort, Ettercap, arpwatch, SSH, SSL, TLS, TCP Wrappers, Ethereal, dsniff, tcpdump, portsentry, rkhunter, chkrootkit, clamav, SPF, Spamassassin, domain keys. Cloud computing: Amazon (EC2, EBS, S3, CloudWatch), Rackspace services. Assessment tools: sar, vmstat, iostat, mpstat, netstat, iptraf, iftop, lsof, ntop, serverstats Misc services: NTP, Cups, DHCP, Dnsmasq
As an experienced sysAdmin, i've managed several servers around the world, from USA to Hong Kong, from Spain to Brazil. During this years, i've managed to expand my knowledge to several areas of the business, mainly virtualized environments (vmWare, Xen, openvz) and cloud environments ( Linode, Rackspace, Amazon & Digital Ocean). Also, i've been working as a coder on complex backend implementations. I am the typical sysadmin that enjoy to read logs, check uptime at 4.AM and smile when server load is <1.
WHY WILL YOU HIRE ME ? - --- TOP 1% OF SUCCESSFUL oDesk FREELANCERS http://postimg.org/image/3li7gl9z1/ --- MORE THAN TOTAL 10,000 OF oDesk WORKING HOURS AND STILL COUNTING ! --- MEMBER OF PRESTIGIOUS oDesk VERIFIED WEB DEVELOPERS GROUP. Possible Expert and Business Savvy Solution In Cost Effective And Timely Manner To Serve Best In Industry With Satisfaction Guaranteed. I not only deliver but also make your business profitable. [RHCE, CCNA, RHCVA, RHCSS Certified] Committed to work on any challenging project likewise Enterprise Level Unix, Linux, Windows Server And Network Administration, AWS/EC2,Rackspace,Linode,Cloud Architecture,Virtualization, Monitoring and Maintenance, Web design and development, e-Commerce development, SEO, SEM, ORM, internet marketing, graphics and logo designing, animation, online presentation and publication, online promotion and branding with 100% dedication and satisfaction guaranteed. Serving on these field Successfully with 8 years of versatile experience. Intend to work with the employer on the basis of long term relationship until and unless 100% satisfaction would be achieved.
I am a native-English-speaking Canadian living in China, with a deep understanding of the Linux/LAMP ecosystem, and dedicated to getting the job done. Particularly strong with Amazon AWS, Django / Mezzanine, Apache/MySQL, network API communications, and back-end web application development. I usually have time to add small new projects, and software development projects. Ask me about big projects, my workload varies! http://expat-it.net/ http://blog.expat-it.net/
Hello I have experience in the development of wide range server systems and web applications. I work in the largest IT company in my country for about 7 years as a network engineer and web architect. I have advanced knowledge of construction and administration of server systems, networks, databases, web architecture and service monitoring and support.
Oleg O. Agency Contractor
Project management, magento development, magento speed optimization, mysql optimization, cacti, nginx, zabbix, openvpn, bgp, centos, debian, ubuntu, windows server 2003-2008-2012, MSSQL server, iis, asp, aws, amazon ec2, red5 installator, proxmox, mongodb, virtualization, proxmox, xenserver, openx, highload projects.
A self-motivated System and Network security administrator with more than 10 years in the management and analysis of Linux/Unix enterprise Servers (60- 70 servers). With deep and advance knowledge of highly scalable servers, Cloud Computing, High performance, Hardening Servers, Migrations, Ethical hacking, Development Operations - DevOps, Open Source services and Server optimization. Certifications such as: Certified Ethical Hacker - Red Hat Certified Engineer - Cisco CCNA. Expertise in: MIGRATIONS: AMAZON/Wordpress/Magento/LAMP/Cpanel migration plans and implementation, backup-restore and recovery plans. I have helped dozens of clients migrate their web sites and applications into the CLOUD VPC. Design and build Web Servers with HIGH PERFORMANCE (LAMP, NGINX/python, Nginx/Varnish, Nginx/php-fpm, Jboss, Apache tomcat and Varnish) - Improve and Fix performance issues, service optimization, security issues and deployments. MALWARE removal and analysis: WordPress / Magento / Joomla Malware removal and remediation, Incident handling and Forensics analysis. BOOST and optimize websites with: NGINX, Varnish, REDIS, Amazon S3, Memcached, APC, apache tunning and mysql tunning, Amazon CloudFront and more. Amazon Cloud Computing (AWS) - AMAZON EC2, amazon CDN S3, amazon RDS, amazon ELB, Amazon AutoScaling, Amazon VPC, CloudFront, Route53, etc. Also Management of multiple Control panels like Rackspace Cloud Computing, SoftLayer, GoDaddy, HostGator, dreamhost and MediaTemple. DevOps and Continuous integration: Docker + vagrant, Vagrant + Puppet, Puppet + Git, Docker + Ansible. Continuous integration with Jenkins, travisCI, distelli and more... Designing and deploying scalable & Highly available systems such as: Amazon Load Balancing (ELB), Hearbeat, HAProxy, mysql cluster, apache cluster... Network and web security such as: Vulnerability Assessments, Hardening servers, security audits, Penetration testing, Virus/Malware/Threats/Vulnerabilities countermeasures, web security, fail2ban, Tripwire-AIDE-OSSEC, mod_security, mod_evasive, Denial of Services (DDOS) countermeasures, Firewalls (iptables, CSF and apf), etc. VPS: Cpanel / WHM / Plesk / DirectAdmin / Webadmin - Migrations, management, hardening, configuration, maintenance and high level of Administration. Databases Administration such as: Mysql tweaking and tunning, MongoDB, load balancing and Mysql replication (Master & Slave) for High traffic. Database: Mysql tweaking and tunning, MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Apache Solr, Sphinx, lucene, MariaDB, Postgresql replication & Pgpool, Mysql load balancing and Mysql replication (Master & Slave) for High traffic. Networking: TCP/IP high expertise, NAT, FIREWALLS, CISCO routing and switching and Packet analysis with tcpdump and wireshark. Storage solutions and Directory management: SAMBA, NFS, FTP and sftp. LVM and RAID*. SCRIPTING: Bash and python. Proficient with MAIL Servers: postfix, sendmail and Zimbra. Source control versioning: GIT and SVN. Deploying and maintaining Monitoring systems such as: nagios, ZAbbix, cacti and Jboss Operation Network (JON). Backups solutions: amanda, rsync, Amazon backups and rsnapshot. Research & development (R & D) for any open source service and technology.
Sayeed Islam Agency Contractor
Hands-on proven experiences over the past 9 years leading all stages of system implement efforts, including requirements definition, design, architecture, testing and support in Linux(CentOS, Redhat, Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora, Gentoo, Suse. etc), Database, Windows, VoIP, Linux: Advance LAMP system administration, Oracle, MySQL, Postgres, Apache, Lighttpd, JBoss, Tomcat, Squid, HA Proxy, HA Linux, Clustering, High Availability, Proxy, VPN, Puppet, DNS, Zimbra, Cluster, Monitoring and Alerting system such as Nagios, Cacti, MRTG.Windows: Active Directory, Domain, Microsoft Exchange, IIS, MS SQL, Orion Monitoring and Alerting systemVoIP: Cisco, Quintum, SIP/H323/IAX2, Asterisk, AsteriskNow, Trixbox, FreePBX, Polycom, Sipura, AsteriskNOW, Digium, T1/E1, Yate, GNUGK, Vendor Specific Softswitch, Open Source, predictive dialer, Radius and billing system.I also have experiences in vendor specific VoIP Softswitches such as MERA, VoIPSwitch, Sysmaster, VoiceMaster and load balancer such as KEMP, Crescendo, HAProxy (open source), etc. I have acquired valuable system administration experience over the past nine years in all facets of administration, deployment, troubleshooting, installations, monitoring and maintenance for various system and application, hardware, and software. I possess a unique talent for delivering highly complex technical information into terms and concepts that the users can readily grasp. Furthermore, I am multi-task oriented, enjoy challenges, and continually stay abreast of the latest advancements in the IT field.