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Windows administration refers to remote desktop, server and network support for Microsoft Windows operating systems. On oDesk, freelance system administrators can design, install and evaluate your Windows system, provide your clients with high quality technical support, migrate your server from Windows 2003 or Windows 2008 (and 2008 R2) to Windows 2012, and configure your system security (anti-virus software and Windows Firewall).

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Justin Porter

Justin Porter

Expert Server Administrator with Development Exper...

United States - Last active: 12/14/2014 - Tests: 2

Justin Porter is a ten year veteran managing physical and virtual server environments. His number one goal is to maintain peak performance of software and hardware. (Visit http://status.textconnects.com for an uptime report of some environments managed by Justin). He is also the founder of Text Connects an IT consulting firm based in Connecticut. There he manages a wide array of server environments and web properties. During his time at Text Connects, Justin has setup and configured many small business networks and servers. He specializes in HIPAA compliance while working with Health Care facilities. Justin prides himself on the ability to explain problems and give solutions in plain English. Recently, he operated as an Airline Captain at a large US based airline, giving him experience in good resource management and the ability to pivot and make difficult decisions after analyzing the information given.

$100.00 /hr
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Mwayi Mwalwimba

Mwayi Mwalwimba

Mr

Malawi - Last active: 12/10/2012

An expert in Information and Database Systems Management/Administration and Computer Networking Management with main focus on the 3Es of an Organization,Economy,Efficiency and Effectiveness, in the daily information services delivery. Having extensive experience in computer systems analysis, design, development and administration Specialties:Systems Administration,Database Administration,Computer Network planning, designing and development; Computer Hardware and Software Maintenance (troubleshooting, resolving and maintaining hardware and software faults, planning, designing and developing databases and websites, hardware and software repair and upgrade); ICT project Management; Data analysis; Small software analysis,designing and development; Visual Basic Studio (VB.Net), ICT Audit and policy design.

$73.33 /hr
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Inmaculada Pizarro Moreno

Inmaculada Pizarro Moreno

Inmaculada Pizarro Moreno

Spain - Last active: 10/06/2014 - Tests: 3

I am a very skilled and competent professional who has specialised in Oracle Database Administration for the last 6 years in the Spanish Public Administration. However, I have also worked as International Assistant in the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the UN in Rome for 10 years and as an Oracle DBA and System Administration for the European Commission for 6 years. These former positions provided me with the ability to work in International and multicultural environments. I have very good organizational skills and I am a quite self-motivated person who would enjoy working online for companies all over the world. I have been appointed on several occasions as responsible for organizing systems migrations, such as the email system migration, from sendmail email to MS Exchange, the migration from Windows NT to Active Directory or several Oracle Databases migrations. My main skills at present regard databases administration. Not only on Oracle, but I have experience as well on Mysql, Postgres or Sql Server, leaning often for everyday tasks on my knowledge in Linux/Windows administration as well as backup servers or domain servers administration, bash scripting, SQL or PL/SQL programming. I can effectively work and communicate in English, French, Italian and Spanish.

$22.22 /hr
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Eric Murphy

Eric Murphy

VoIP / Networking / Web Solutions / Security

United States - Last active: 04/01/2014 - Tests: 1

Technology specialist; with working knowledge of the multiple facets of information technology. I specialize in developing custom solutions to fit the needs of high profile customers. These services include VoIP, Video, Networking, Security, Web, applications, and large scale cloud solutions. I have performed and directed a wide verity of activities to ensure the success of projects and tasks. My penchant for detail has enabled me to architect state-of-the-art solutions to meet the needs of diverse organizations. I have a high skill proficiency in the follow areas: Security Technologies Networking Systems (Linux/Windows/OSX/) Virtualization VoIP Unified Communications Web Development & Hosting I would love the opportunity to help you build the right solution, and earn your business.

$110.00 /hr
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Joe Higgs

Joe Higgs

Technical Creative

United States - Last active: 09/05/2013 - Tests: 1

A veritable jack-of-all-trades known mostly in the industry for being an IT Professional and labeled by peers as a "Technical-Creative Genius". Creatively known for planning and design of art and graphics, venue lighting and sound, movie/video design and execution, and much much more. Favorite hobbies include Arduino programming, robot building, automation, hardware customization, ethical hacking, and music production as well. Current projects include a completely self designed Android and Arduino powered voice-activated automated bartender and props/appliances for both Burning-Man style events and videos. Key points: Engineering design, visual design, sound design, problem solving, technically inclined, creative, inventor, reverse engineering, DIY, projects, programming skills in Java, C++, Python, Basic, Arduino, Pascal, as well as other minor languages and additional I.T. experience include POE VOIP telephone installation, setup and support, desktop publishing, and remote desktop support. Thoroughly loves keeping up on scientific, medical, and technological advancements. Once member of Social Media Club DC leadership and participated on the digital marketing and content team. Continues to be an advocate and consultant for Green IT best practices for small business and home offices. LinkedIn profile: www.linkedin.com/in/jphiggs/

$35.00 /hr
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Gregory R.

Gregory R.

Web & Desktop software developer

Ukraine - Last active: 11/18/2014 - Tests: 1

Hi, My name is Grigoriy Romanowskiy. I have 2.5+ years of experience working in a web studio and an outsourcing company, cooperating with customers from Germany, the USA, etc. I have experience of working with Agile (Scrum) methodology, Test Driven Development and Quality Assurance. Now I'm focused on Web development. I prefer back-end development, though I can do front-end as well. I am result-oriented and believe aspiration of learning new technologies is my significant strength. I have a Bachelor of Science degree. My skills are listed, but not limited, below. - Web-development: PHP, Symfony framework, pure JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax, etc. - Databases: MySQL, FireBird, SQL, MongoDB, database designing and optimisation - Object-Oriented Programming, Software design patterns - Operation Systems: Windows, Linux - Other programming languages: Java, C, C++, C#, Python, Bash, Delphi, Pascal, Basic, VBA, Assembler - Technologies: cloud computing, virtualization, SAN/NAS technologies, failover cluster technologies, caching technologies, etc.

$10.00 /hr
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DMITRIY DOROGANCHUK

DMITRIY DOROGANCHUK

Helpdesk, Windows administrator, Junior Java/Andro...

Ukraine - Last active: 02/15/2014 - Tests: 5

Helpdesk, Windows administrator,Junior Java/Android Developer (in progress) I have 14 years expirience in IT as Windows Administrator.Now learning Java. Windows administration: XP ,windows 7,windows 2003 Server, windows 2008 Server DB: Microsoft Access, MS SQL Server basics Linux: Debian Linux Basics Software support: Microsoft Office, antivirus, bank-client software Networking support: router management, creating peer-to-peer LAN creating LAN with Domain Controller Programming languages: Java(in progress), Android basics(in progress), HTML basics, SQL basics, XML basics Troubleshooting MS windows-based PCs and Servers Software upgrades and installations Desktop, laptop, server setup, maintenance and upgrades Installation and support of peripherals Virus and Spyware removal Firewall and Antivirus installations and wireless network support and maintenance Strong analytic and problem solving skills. Professional and patient Ability to understand and learn new technologies

$11.11 /hr
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Andrew K.

Andrew K.

Self-motivated, experienced and friendly.

Australia - Last active: 11/06/2013 - Tests: 4

I'm a self-employed professional currently managing a web hosting business and looking for additional opportunities to help others and further expand our reach. I'm friendly, proactive, helpful, punctual and can communicate in both a technical and business nature. For nearly 20 years, I have been using, tinkering and fixing computers in both a software and hardware capacity. Moreover for the past 11 years, I have been actively involved in the Internet and have developed a number of key skills from web design and development to domain, hosting and email management, not to mention various facets of Internet marketing such as SEO and SEM. My approach to anything computer related is fairly simple: If I have the experience and knowledge, I will complete whatever request efficiently and to the best of my ability. If however my experience and/or knowledge is limited in a particular area, I will commit to learning whatever is required to complete the task with the desired result. Proficiencies Include (but not limited to): - Domain Management - Email Management - Most Microsoft products - Networking - PC Hardware - Server Administration (Linux) - Web Design (Photoshop) - Web Development (HTML & PHP) - Web Hosting - Windows (Client-side) If you are looking for a particular task completed and the skills required aren't listed above, please contact me anyway and I can evaluate the task and confirm whether I can complete it. I look forward to working with you.

$50.00 /hr
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Dindo Talon

Dindo Talon

Expert IT Support

Philippines - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 4

I am a Qualified and experienced IT Support for 6 years, knowledgeable with Network and PC Troubleshooting. Expert in Router and Access Points Set-ups with solid experience in Network Maintenance including Email, Network, MS Office, Windows/PC, MAC, Technical solutions. I am also an Expert in iPads, iPhones, iPods, Android & iOS Troubleshooting. A very knowledgeable in Windows Operating Systems, certified Computer Hardware & Software Installer, and Network Installation. My goal is to work wherein my qualifications and interests can be utilized advantageously and my skills can be diversified widely in IT and Electronics Industry.

$45.00 /hr
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Kalin Canov

Kalin Canov

Capability Lead of Technical Integration team

Bulgaria - Last active: 01/09/2014 - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

• transformation and ongoing technical delivery lead - coordinating customer projects - managing team activities - managing high level escalations - preparing procedures for ongoing support - cooperating with other teams involved - responsible for team efficiency - preparing non-standard service requests proposals • Design and planning infrastructure • Service design • Developing customer infrastructure • Resource planning • Working on transition and transformation • Synchronizing existing architecture, strategy and policy • Desktop and server management • Developing and implementing security policies • Migration planning • Developing processes and procedures for front line support • ITIL management • Implementing third part and own developed tools • Name SCCM2012 migration • Role Technical Delivery Lead • Project goal Migrating from SCCM2007 to SCCM2012 environment Design new environment complying the new architecture changes/updates Re-design imaging to simplify the process and use new available features Planning migration, crating checklists and make test scenarios to find and minimize gaps Preparing all required documentation for customer signoff Coordinating Sanity check and actual migration Preparing new procedures for frontline support Updating Service desk knowledge data base Monitor scheduled migration Client migration on all end users machines without harming daily business Building custom solutions to cover customer needs • Name Windows 7 migration • Role Technical Delivery Lead • Project goal Migrating end users computers form Windows XP to Windows 7 Planning migration topology Creating process for End User data migration Preparing all required documentation for customer signoff Coordinating Sanity check and actual migration Preparing new procedures for frontline support Updating Service desk knowledge data base Monitor scheduled migration • Name Active Directory Simplification • Role Consultant • Project goal Migration of 3 Active Directory Forests in to one singe domain/forest Planning end user/computer cross domain migration Planning frontend/backend servers (application, File and print , backup servers etc.) Cross domain migration Planning migration process and procedures Coordinating migration with The business Creating process for End User data migration Preparing all required documentation Coordinating Sanity check and actual migration

$16.67 /hr
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