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  1. Justin Catello

    Justin Catello

    Linux System Admin | Tech Support | cPanel / WordPress Specialist

    United States - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 2

    I have more than 5 years working as a Linux systems administrator specializing in management for cPanel based servers in both virtual and dedicated environments. Stronger areas: Operating Systems: CentOS / Fedora / CloudLinux Control Panels: cPanel / Direct Admin / SolusVM / Kloxo Billing Systems: ClientExec, WHMCS, HostBill Database: MySQL / MariaDB Web Server: Apache / LiteSpeed / Nginx Virtualization: OpenVZ / XEN / KVM Various Others: cPanel DNS Clusters, Any work including the following: Initial setup of the server which includes configuring software/hardware raid, disk partitioning(LVM as well) Installing OS, Control panel, hardening/optimizing the server including firewall, rebuilding Apache / PHP, setup private name servers, migrating accounts to the server, ensuring all sites are working and make adjustments to server if necessary, make further optimizations to server to best fit the current environment.

    $38.89 /hr
    18 hours
    5.00
  2. David Marcus

    David Marcus

    Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, Journalist and Transcriber

    South Africa - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 1

    Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer; Microsoft Certified Professional. Journalist; Transcriber, Subtitles, Travel Planning. US ENGLISH SPELLING: 1st place out of over half a million test takers! 85 Words Per Minute, 100% Accuracy. My Travel Addiction: I have travelled overland by: Public Transport Motorcycle 4x4 Vehicle Through 74 Countries over the last 20 years of my travelling adult life. I have met many interesting people during these adventures and have acquired insight into how the world works. For 2 years I have specialized in transcribing, which I do while travelling, and have acquired knowledge in many different areas, as I prefer to do academic research interviews. All of my clients are extremely satisfied with the quality of my work.

    Groups: Microsoft Certified Professionals

    $44.44 /hr
    67 hours
    4.89
  3. Misty L.

    Misty L.

    Odesk Award Top 1 Winner, Admin Assist,VA,Excel,Customer Support&More

    United States - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 20 - Portfolio: 27

    ** Awarded the Odesk Top 1% of Contractors WorldWide Award for 2013** Over the last 9 years I have developed my skills as a Virtual/Administrative/Executive Assistant doing Project Management, Customer Support, Schedule and Calendar Management, Data Entry, Data Processing, Microsoft Excel and Word projects, Internet Research and more. I have worked for companies like Wal-Mart Logistics, Target Logistics, OsComp Systems, XLNT Brain Sport, Quicktate, DHL, Envoy, and URX. I am seeking opportunities to further the use my skills. I love working with CEO's on start-ups and I am looking for administrative oriented projects and jobs. I also enjoy Excel projects and I know my way around macro's and formulas.I have received several awards, commendations, and recognition for my levels of service, quality, learning abilities, and improvements made to the businesses I serve. I like to consider myself a true Jack-of-All-Trades. I can be reached through Skype and Email, I do not use a webcam.

    $27.78 /hr
    20,760 hours
    4.92
  4. Ismet Dumlupinar

    Ismet Dumlupinar

    MCITP (System Administration), MCT, MCSA, MCSD: Web Applications

    Turkey - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 14 - Portfolio: 13

    Experienced System Specialist, MCSA/MCITP/MCSD. In-depth knowledge of business operations and Information Tecnology Systems, project management, enterprise system integrations and information security with over eight years with hands on experience as an Enterprise Administrator and Network Manager in Windows Server 2003 & Windows Server 2008 environments. Experience in hardware and software virtualization using VMware and Hyper-V and App-V. Practiced understanding Active Directory, Group Policies, NPS, NAP, Exchange, SQL Server, Dynamics CRM, ERP, PKI and DFS. Experience as a corporate Microsoft/Certification trainer at one of gold certified partners of Microsoft. Proficent in Server 2012 and 2008 (inc.Server Core edition), Hyper-V, switches and many other technologies. I have been highly involved in server virtualization for seven years and am proficient in both VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V. I am also providing consulting services for web applications. I am a member of DotNetNuke Corp Internationalization Team and I'm working to expand product features to fully support Turkish localization. I am always looking for new opportunities to develop my skills. Check my Microsoft Profile below: https://www.mcpvirtualbusinesscard.com/VBCServer/idumlupinar/profile

    Groups: Microsoft Certified Professionals

    $75.00 /hr
    2,380 hours
    4.90
  5. Peggy S.

    Peggy S.

    Support Master/Leader. Workaholic. Walking Dead Aficionado.

    United States - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 6

    www.linkedin.com/in/angiesmithsc/ I have spent the last few years supporting start-ups and SaaS companies in Silicon Valley like Pbworks (since 2008) and Recurly (since 2011) I have the highest satisfaction rates and lowest response times of any of my peers. I have the ability to quickly assess whether an issue is urgent and requires immediate escalation or if further troubleshooting will provide an easy solution. I have nearly a decade of experience offering unmatched support for companies, from small start-ups to fortune 500 businesses. I have used tools such as salesforce, livechat, zendesk, gotomeeting, and google hangouts to provide support. I am hard working, motivated, honest, dependable, creative, precise, detail oriented and above all else committed to customer satisfaction. I don't cut corners, I don't give the run around, I am in it to get results and make customers happy.

    $31.74 /hr
    957 hours
    4.98
  6. Sergo Sarkisian

    Sergo Sarkisian

    Linux , Cisco ,Vmware , Voip, firewall , security specialist

    Georgia - Last active: 21 days ago - Tests: 18

    I want to utilize my knowledge, skills and professional experience in order to contribute to the growth of the company I am working for whilst improving myself. SKILLS:network engineer ,system administrator(RedHat,CentOS,FreeBSD,OpenBSD,WIndows 2000,2003 server), cisco certified specialist(CCNA) Configuration of CISCO routers and switches,firewalls,servers:cisco 36xx,65xx, series,ASA firewall 55xx series, Implementation , configuration,design ,troubleshooting of basic routing protocols(BGP,EIGRP,RIP,OSPF,QoS,MPLS,HSRP,VRRP,GLBP) , Security: IPsec and many vpn solutions,certificate setup 1 Web servers - Apache 2.x,nginx,Squid proxy 2 Mail servers -Postfix,qmail ,sendmail,Mdaemon 3 FTP servers -WuFTPD,Vftpd 4 DNS –bind version 9 ,VPN (Openvpn, IPSEC implementation ) 5 DATABASES-Sql,mysql,postgresql,sqlite 6 LVM ,RAID(0,1,5,10) configuration 7 Experinece in network monitoring tools:Nagios,MRTG ,Cacti

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

    $20.00 /hr
    921 hours
    4.99
  7. Vinod C

    Vinod C

    Seasoned linux Administrator - Nginx , apache, cPanel, Shell scripting

    India - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 7

    Hello, I am Vinod and I have more than 10 year experience in managing Linux and cPanel servers. I have versatile experience in setting up and managing servers, optimising them for the best usage and fine tuning the security aspects. I am very good in migrating websites or applications from one server to another with lowest possible downtime. Along with that I use shell scripting to automate day-to-day activities. I have set up and maintained clusters of DNS servers, web servers using Apache / Nginx controlled by a Load Balancer, Db servers using MySQL / Percona /MariaDB with Master - Slave replication. I have also experience in setting up NFS server for remote storage. I can be available any time on all weekdays and can provide industry references if needed. Why you wont regret for hiring me. 1. I love what I do and I insist on doing it well. 2. I follow certain work ethics and 100 % privacy and confidentiality is promised. 3. I do not outsource my projects. 4. I use Linux PC and Laptop and hence my computer is free from virus. 5. Have more than 3 active internet connections. DSL, WiMAX, 3G x 2 . So no ISP issue I am 1. True professional. An engineer by profession and education. 2. I am honest. I don't boast on what I don't know. I know Linux and I know it well. 3. I would rather ask 100 questions than making mistakes. 4. NDA is fine. Can send it as a hard copy / fax / email. 5. I will be online on Skype / Gtalk / Yahoo / AIM and I will be available on email / phone. With my 10 year experience, I believe I can understand what is the requirement completely. I have been a help desk (Kayako, Perlbill, WHMCS, Cereberus, Zendesk ) tech for the last 6 and half years and I have been dealing with a lot of people ranging from technically sound server / network administrators and architects to laymen. I can effectively communicate in a language which is understandable to whom I am dealing with. Pasting below a briefing about my skills. my experiences include --Centos, FreeBSD, Ubuntu , Redhat -- PCI -- Nagios -- Apache , Nginx , Lighttpd , varnish cache -- Exim -- MySQL , Percona , MariaDB -- Bind -- NFS -- Shell scripting, Working over command line. -- Control panels like cPanel, Plesk, Webmin, zpanel -- Cloud operating systems like Applogic, Onapp. -- Working on KVM switch ( for installing OS / networking issue trouble shooting etc ) -- Server security , Firewalls, Mod Security --Customised server setup for Drupal , Wordpress , Joomla -- Documentation Skills -- Customer service skills - Helpdesk. And many other services / applications which are necessary for managing linux based servers and applications.

    $20.00 /hr
    1,326 hours
    5.00
  8. Darko P.

    Darko P.

    Wordpress Developer, Site Migrations, Malware Removals

    Serbia - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 4

    WORDPRESS Expert and Certified ITIL / MCSA / MCSE / MCITP System administrator with extensive Microsoft and Linux OS / LAN / Wan knowledge and more than 2 years management experience in one of the world leading Multinational BPO company according ITIL service management standards. Working cross-functionally with a customer focused, multi-site environment, identifying and meeting demands, KPI and SL targets, generating sales leads, developing customer relationships. Highly skilled in supervision, technical training and troubleshooting of wide range networking devices. Experienced in Wordpress/Joomla sites migration, development, configuration, optimization. Working with various plugins and widgets, customizing content display, building interactivity and community, implementing online advertising, making a SEO friendly website, enhancing usability and accessibility, managing maintenance, improving security, editing roles for your users to meet your needs or creating new roles.

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers, Microsoft Certified Professionals

    $39.00 /hr
    3,086 hours
    4.99
  9. Diana Muniz Barbosa

    Diana Muniz Barbosa

    Administrative and Personal Assistant. Customer Support Manager.

    Canada - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 9

    If what you need is an experienced, hard-working, responsible and fast learner person, I can offer that and more. Since I join oDesk I have been a personal assistant, virtual assistant, project manager and administrative manager, I ca help you with many tasks like translations (English-Spanish, Spanish-English, French-Spanish), customer service, market and Internet research, recruiting, administrative support, I am detailed oriented, pro-active and need little supervision. My goal is to make your life easier by giving you the best quality work. Before joining oDesk, I was a long time experienced PR with speciality in fashion and marketing looking to expand my work campus and to help with my knowledge as much as I can. I had work in Milan, Paris, NY, Mexico and some other countries as a PR and marketing consultant, mostly traveling to any place my services were needed including the Middle East. I believe that my experience in all those places makes my profile interesting because of my knowledge of too many different cultures.

    $20.00 /hr
    2,680 hours
    5.00
  10. Cindy Larrivee

    Cindy Larrivee

    Admin support | Virtual assistant | Translator

    Canada - Last active: 27 days ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 1

    (FRENCH DESCRIPTION WILL FOLLOW) I have over 10 years of experience in customer service and performing administrative functions. I am a proactive and thrive on detail person, with exceptional communication and organization skills. I am diligent in everything I do and learn new things easily. I am a driven person who is friendly and easy to deal with, and it is my priority to meet all goals and produce work that exceeds expectations. SERVICE DESCRIPTION *Customer Service *Website and Social Media Management (Wordpress, etc.) *Good knowledge of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) *Administrative support (virtual assistance) *Text and audio transcription, translation and rendition (english to french) *Internet Research *Project Management *PowerPoint Presentations *Data Entry *Personal Assistant *Email Response Handling *Word Processing and Complex Document Formatting *Text edition and correction (french) I would be pleased to discuss my candidacy further and help you achieve your goals ! Feel free to contact me anytime! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ J'ai plus de 10 années d'expérience en service à la clientèle et en support administratif. Je suis une personne proactive et minutieuse, avec d'excellentes aptitudes en communication et en organisation. Je suis assidue dans tout ce que j'entreprends et j'apprends facilement. Je suis déterminée et amicale et il est facile de s’entretenir avec moi. Ma priorité est de rencontrer tous les objectifs et échéanciers qui me sont donnés, tout en fournissant un travail qui excède les attentes de mes clients. DESCRIPTION DES SERVICES *Service à la clientèle *Gestion de site web et de réseaux sociaux (Wordpress, etc.) *Bonne connaissance de l'Optimisation des Moteurs de Recherches (SEO) *Soutien administratif (assistance virtuelle) *Transcription, traduction et interprétation de textes et d’enregistrements audio *Recherches Internet *Gestion de projet *Présentations PowerPoint *Saisie de données *Assistante personnelle *Gestion et suivi des courriels *Traitement de texte et formatage de documents complexes *Correction et édition de textes Il me fera plaisir de discuter de ma candidature plus en détails et de vous aider à atteindre vos objectifs. N'hésitez pas à me contacter à n'importe quel moment!

    $20.00 /hr
    81 hours
    4.87