Government Infrastructure Architect

  • Over 20 years experience in the IT Technical arena with HP (Compaq/Digital), IBM & on: Cisco, Extreme, 3Com, Nortel, Alteon, Riverbed, Bluecoat, Barracuda & Juniper

  • Platform experience includes: Sun SPARC, UltraSPARC & Intel, HP Intel, PA-RISC, & Alpha, IBM Intel through AS400, SGI, Mac, Dell, Sony, Next, Rank basic systems, Supermicro

  • Worked on the following O/S and Servers - Solaris 2.4 through 10+, Linux, Win NT/2000/2003/2008, VMware ESX/GSX/3i/ vSphere/VCC, iSCSI/FC/iFC, NFS, CIFS, SMB, Samba, SSO, NAC

  • Experience as a Technical Architect, Technical Design Manager, Technical Solutions Designer, Consultant Lead Business/Systems Architect & Network/ Infrastructure Architect & Analyst

  • Career highlights include working as the core network architect for all integration where he designed & deployed network and associated services for development team (approx. 200 people); included provision of technical advice and guidance, plus engagement of stakeholders in the wider group

  • Short term freelance roles include generalist architect/designer, working across several domain areas; projects have included the datacentre lan migration, office 360 deployment (cloud), e-discovery email archiving, VDI, remote access & several others.