I'm an experienced Cisco certified Engineer and currently hold CCNA, CCNA security and CCNP certifications. I have 7 years of experience, 5 of those in a large healthcare environment. I have engineered solutions and managed equipment for enterprise class networks using a wide range of technologies including: advanced routing and switching, firewall and Cisco ASAs, IPS/IDS, VPN deployment, storage networking with FC and FCoE and wireless networking. I'm primarily experienced with Cisco equipment including the Nexus line of switches. I also have some experience with other vendors including HP, 3com, sonicwall, Nortel and juniper.
Cisco Certified Network Professional
Cisco Certified Network Associate Security
Cisco Certified Network Associate
South Plains College
Associate of Applied Science
UMC Health System
Network Administrator II
2007 - Present
In my position at UMC I am responsible for all aspects of design, management, implementation and support of our enterprise class network. This involves everything from troubleshooting a network jack all the way up to redesigning the core network to accomidate constantly changing technology, needs and hardware. I also manage our datacenter network and the fibre channel storage network. We extensively use Cisco's Catalyst switches in our Campus LAN as well as the Nexus series switches in the datacenter. I also assist with design and management of our Cisco voice solution, including Unity connection, Presence and UCCX. This network consists of 29 access layer chassis switches, 2 cores switches and over 30 branch locations.