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Espix Network SPRL

Solaris Administrator, developer and IT Passionate
   Belgium
  |   Achene, Namur
  |  9:30 pm Local Time

About the Company

Specialties: Solaris, GNU/Linux, BSD, Hardening, IPv6, BGP+, OSPF, UNIX Scripting, LDAP, ZFS, VxVM, PHP, OOP, Bash, IPtables, (i|b)PF, C, C++, Sunrays, KVM, Virtualbox, Zones, Automated Installer, IPS
Service Description
Education
HERS -- INPRES
Bachelor, Network and Telecomunications
2003 - 2006
Employment
eFolder
DevOps
2013 - Present
eFolder provides data backup, disaster recovery, and spam/virus filtering services.
NRB
Solaris / Linux System analyst
2012 - 2012
System Analyst of the current Linux and Solaris architecture, troubleshooting of advanced issues and overall level 3 maintenance. Dealing with following technologies: • RHEL 5 / 6; • Ubuntu Server; • SLES 11; • Solaris 10, 11; • Jumpstart & Automated Installer for Solaris-based installation; • Kickstart for SLES and RHEL installations; • Zones / Branded-Zones; • EMC² and HP Storage; • Sun Cluster 3.2, 3.3;
WeSunSolve!
Developer & Owner
2011 - 2012
Free website to help Solaris sysadmins with patches and bug management of their servers. It also provides an archive of some mandatory files of the daily operations of Solaris servers as well as some useful tools to maintain and upgrade such servers. The website is using following technologies: LAMP: Linux Apache (2.2) Mysql (5.5) and PHP5 Object oriented programming; Multiple MySQL server with master/slave replications to allow more QPS; Memcache, APC and other home-grown tweaks to cache and optimize datas; Cacti & SNMP added to home made scripts specially developped to monitor the resources and the daily batch which is updating the site's content. I have covered every part of the development of this website, from the infrastructure to the final code and various environment maintenance. The scaling of the infrastructure is also a big point to cover, as the website is now visited by thousands of unique visitors and is counting 500+ registered Solaris users. During the continuous development and operation of this website, I'm also used to communicate with various Systems administrators and Developers to enhance the features to better fit their needs. -- This website is now closed -- It has performed during 2 years, dealt with 900+ registered users and 3000+ visitors per day.
B-Holding (SNCB-NMBS)
Senior Solaris Administrator
2010 - 2012
Part of the UNIX Competences Center team, especially responsible for the following roles: • Management of Massive Migration from old SF25K to M9000 of every database of the company. • Sun Cluster 3.x Day to Day Administration; • Sun Cluster 3.x Implementation and New installation; • Sun High End M9000 installation; • Live Update Patching Design and Implementation; • Writting some pro-active checks; • Development of Inventory portal for SUN Servers; • Integration of checks to this portal; • Integration of tools for coordinator to ease the planning of intervention with Clusters and Servers • Migration of SAP to Solaris 11 • Whole implementation and design of Solaris 11 Installation • Support given to RedHat Linux team Dealing with following technologies/products: • Sun High/Mid End servers (M9000, 25K, T5xxx); • Sun Cluster 3.1, 3.2, 3.3 • Jumpstart (JET); • LDAP; • Bash/Perl/Python scripting; • ZFS administration; • Live Update • PHP5 & MySQL & libssh2 • Solaris 11 • Automated Install and IPS repositories • RedHat Linux (RHEL)
Belgacom
Solaris Administrator
2008 - 2009
• Systems administrator Solaris 8, 9, 10 • Known platforms : Sun 15K, 25K, E4500, V440, V480, 6800, T2000, T5000, M9000 • Technologies: Zones, ZFS, VxVM, LDAP, Kerberos, Jumpstart implementation, Oracle, Legato, Tivoli, Ksh, Bash, Sunray, TLP, Maestro, Live update/upgrade ... • Implementation of a Workflow, Process management, Lifecycle, Inventory, PHP team website • Part of Sysadmin team (6 people) managing ± 800 Sun servers • Users support through ticketing system. • Usage of ITIL process. • Tivoli Monitoring / Maestro scheduling. • Oracle Database
TI Automotive
Unix Administrator
2006 - 2008
TI Automotive is the only global supplier of fully integrated fuel storage and delivery systems for cars and trucks and the leading supplier of fluid carrying systems for braking and powertrain applications to automakers worldwide. I was working inside the Infrastructure Team as UNIX Administrator in a 2 people sub team. I dealt in a daily basis with FreeBSD, GNU/Linux (SLES 9/10), Solaris 10 as operating system. I was in charge of system patching, daily management, installation from scratch, support to other members of the team and some of the research and development including: * Proxy server integration with Active Directory. * Audit research; * UNIX Thin Station research; * m0n0wall-CMI development; * Some kerberos/LDAP Integration with Active Directory; * Troubleshooting of issues faced with Linux and FreeBSD; * Writting scripts to help administration and monitoring of systems. Some of the technologies used: Kerberos, LDAP, SSO, Squid, Apache, Samba, ...
Year Founded
2011
Number of Employees
1-5
Payment Terms
None specified
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