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Doug L. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 8, 2014

Doug L.

VMware,Security,Linux,BSD,C,Perl.,GPS,Cartography
   United States
  |   Los Gatos, CA
  |  10:32 pm Local Time

Overview

CloudsNest is the consultancy of Douglas Landau. Doug is a freelance programmer, security expert, VMware guru, and Silicon Valley veteran of 30 years who says he has been freelancing since the Apple ][ was released.

Doug used to run a hobby website named www.topowest.com which rendered custome USGS topographical maps. An artifact of this site is the map you see on Doug's profile.

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Portfolio

Plot of the tracklog from my Garmin GPS in the annual Around Angel Island Regatta.
This is a plot of my garmin Foretrex as I carried in my single scull during the...
vmclone.sh is a bash script which clones a given VMware VM on a given datastore.
copyvm.sh is a bash script which powers off a vm gracefully, clones it, powers it on...

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Linux
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C
Perl
Cartography

Service Description

CloudsNest offers the following services:

VMware install-and-config, administration, automation, programming, and security

Software development in Unix, Linux, and BSD environments
Development of cartographic software and web services

Development of QA Automation and QA management


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Employment

Tethys Bioscience
Linux/Java Performance Engineer
2013 - 2013
Debugging and maintaining existing - and implementing new - patient record systems, consisting of PRT (a java app) 1.15, Java 1.7_21, Apache Tomcat 7.0.40, and CentOS 6.4, in VMware vSphere 5.0 VMs
Synnex
Platform Engineer
2012 - 2012
- Verified operation of software stack running on (Tyan MB/AMI BIOS) server platforms under development. Tracked and included latest revisions of the BIOS, BMC FW, CentOS, component firmware, and...
CloudsNest
VMware Consultant
2009 - 2011
- Provided VMware install-and-config and training services to SMBs. Installed and configured vSphere and vCenter 3.5, 4.0, 4.1, and 5. Created and configured VMs and virtual networking;...
VMware
Automation Architect
2006 - 2008
- Spearheaded the QA departmentís migration to STAF, an open source language-independant test framework from a proprietary framework. Wrote the tutorial, style guide, and translation tools; ported...
Symantec
QA Manager
2004 - 2005
- Hired team of 6 QA Engineers; half experienced, half recent BAs from SJSU - Shipped a patch release every three weeks of Enterprise HIDS and HIPS systems. - Managed and participated in the...
Counterpane Internet Security
Software Engineer
2001 - 2004
- Created a vulnerability scanner using OpenBSD, NMap, Nessus, XDM, and HTML - As C developer, maintained and improved the software components of the companyís managed intrusion detection service....

Education

Univerity of California at San Diego
N/A
1983 - Present

Keywords

VMware Cloud Computing Security Automation vSphere ESXi Linux Unix FreeBSD Solaris HP-UX AIX C C++ Java Perl Python OpenBSD PF Firewall IDS OpenSSL OpenSSH Vulnerability Penetration GPS GIS Map Cartography Track
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