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M Shafiq Akhtar

M Shafiq Akhtar

Network and Systems Professional

Pakistan - Tests: 3

5 + years of experience in network/system field, i have installed and configure/Troubleshoot and manage Domain environment containing DNS,DHCP,Routing & Remote access Server, ISA/TMG Server, Exchange Server 2007/2010. also having Help Desk job experience. i Have also experience in Cisco Router & switches. also i am managing 5 sites connected through P2P fibre links. Now Seeking an opportunity to work in well-organized, friendly and progressive environment to prove professional progressiveness and motivation. In short, my vision is to be recognized as one of the foremost professionals in this field who sets standards in this industry.

Groups: Microsoft Certified Professionals

$7.56 /hr
0 hours

Oleg Burca

Oleg Burca

System, Network and Hosting administrator. Wordpress Specialist.

Moldova - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 2

Hi, I am Linux and Windows administrator, with more than 8 years experience. Currently I'm working as DevOps specialist and SysAdmin for a development company. We create websites, online shops, APIs, applications and much more. I manage about 50 virtual and dedicated servers hosted on AWS, in our DataCenter and all around the world, runing on Windows Server 2008/2012 and Linux Ubuntu/Debian/CentOS. Most of them are Web Servers, but there are also DataBase servers, Mail, FTP and Application servers. Previously worked as engineer in a hosting company and was responsable for installing new services, configuring hosting servers, backup configuration, monitoring and clients support. Managed about 70 servers. I have good network administration skills and a lot of experience with WordPress. Worked a lot wit different panel for hosting, billing, datacenter administration, virtualization, VoIP and other. Latest year, most of projects managed by were hosted on AWS (Amazon Web Services). I am familiar with technologies, the abbreviations of names of those could scare many people: RDS, EC2, Reserved Instances, ELB, SES, SNS, AMI, IAM, S3, VPC, Elasticache, Route53, CloudWatch and others. I can help you plan, configure, scale, monitor, reduce costs of your AWS services. So, what can I do for you?! * First of all I can setup for you a Web Server. IIS on Windows, or Apache/Nginx on Linux. It can be also a mixed configuration with Nginx as frontend and apache for backend. It can be proxy, caching or load balancing configuration. Configure SSL certificates. * I can setup a mail server based on Postfix/Dovecot with antispam and antivirus functionality, with SSL/STARTTLS security. You will be able to use a webmail or dedicated client. * I can setup a File/FTP/WebDav server. * I can setup a MySQL server with PHPMyAdmin. * I can setup a backup solution for your server(s). * I can setup a DNS Server and solve all messing with domains and records for different purposes. * I can setup a virtualization server. * I can setup VoIP server (based on Asterisk/FreePBX). Configure trunks, extensions, conferencies and caller groups. * I can setup a Firewall or/and Gateway server, routers and switches. * I can setup or improve security for your server(s). * I can help you design scalable and reduntant cluster for web, database or application. * I can configure hosting services on AWS, estimate and optimize costs (Most experienced with EC2, RDS, ELB, Route53, SES, SNS). * I can setup Windows Exchange server. * I can setup Windows SharePoint server. * I can configure any business services offered by Google, Microsoft, Yandex or other. * I can migrate your site(s) to another hosting account or server. * I can improve your WordPress website performance and secure it. * I can assist or train you on all stuff about.

$27.78 /hr
0 hours

Darryl Morning

Darryl Morning

Server Administrator

United States - Tests: 1

 Netbackup 7.1, 7.5 and 7.6  Backup Exec 2014, 2012, 2010, 12.5, 12, 11.5, 11, 10  StorageTek L180, L500, L700 library maintenance  Ultrium tape drive & Library maintenance  Windows Servers 2003, 2008, and 2012 administration  VM Ware backups  SharePoint backups  SQL & Oracle backups (RMAN)  Scheduling restores, backups, monitoring and reporting  System performance monitoring – backup environment  Data Center management/tape management – multiple staff members, recall delivery service, StorageTek libraries and servers maintenance.  ServiceNow – incident management  Veeam backup and replication  HP B6200 StoreOnce Storage - Dell Power Vault NX3000 (NAS) administration.  VMWare 5.5, 5.1, 4.1, Vsphere 4.0.0, ESX 4.0.0 – Dell PowerEdge R510; manage VM’s, day to day administration.  Active directory/GPO, DNS, DHCP administration.  Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2012; design, install, maintain, administer, patch & update, harden, security checklists and documentation.  SQL server 2005, 2008; create, maintain, backup SQL databases.  Sonicwall Network Security Appliance administration.  Barracuda spam and virus firewall administration.  Exchange 2007, 2010; design, build, implement, administration, backup & maintenance.  Monitoring; all company systems and network – Kaseya Cloud Platform (SAAS).  Technical support; ensure the integrity of data, network and hardware.  Backup, restore and disaster recovery; Netbackup, Veeam, Backup Exec & StorageCraft. Daily monitoring, weekly reports.  IIS 6/7, Sharepoint 2007 installation and administration.  Desktop services – XP, Vista, Windows 7 & 8 Enterprise Storage – EMC SAN, Santricity administration. Brocade fiber channel switches, administration of SAN fabric.  Enterprise Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2012; design, install, maintain, administer, patch & update, harden, security checklists and documentation. Server builds and decommission; migration of servers from Server 2003 to 2008.  Enterprise SQL server 2005, 2008; create, maintain, backup SQL databases. Over 400+ databases on 50+ servers. Migration of Servers and databases from SQL 2005 to 2008.  Active directory/GPO, DNS administration.  Enterprise DHCP management for 5,000 users and devices. Creation and management of scopes for users and printers. Configure LAN segments with Network team. Enterprise Backup, restore, off-site storage, and disaster recovery; Netbackup CLI, StorageTek Robotic Library D280 – 6+ terabytes. Daily monitoring, daily reports.  Network and system monitoring; of a multi‐user computing system network that includes file servers, active directory, application servers and data centers. Hyena, What’s Up Gold, HP Insight. Root cause analysis and recommendation.  Technical assistance, hardware/software evaluation and consulting to 5000+ user community.  Develop policies and standards for allocation and use of computer equipment and resources.  Multi-site centralized system administration including Peregrine ticket resolution following strict tier III SLA.  Migrate from IIS5 to IIS6; managing IIS5/6 web server and websites, planning and configuring new internal and external websites, website content and creating virtual directories. Storage – HP NAS configuration and administration.  Windows 2000 and 2003 configuration and administration. GC, DC, File server, terminal server, print services. Server monitoring – HP Insight.  Network administration – Cisco 2500 router configuration, installation and maintenance, PIX firewalls, DNS, DHCP.  Backup, restore, off-site storage, and disaster recovery; VERITAS.  Active directory, DNS, DHCP configuration and administration.  Exchange 2000, 2003; configuration, installation and administration. 400+ users’ outlook and outlook web access and blackberry.  BES server configuration, installation and administration.  Project management; Launched their highly successful website ( and increased exposure and profitability for the firm. Opened 22 offices nationwide with myself and 3 employees. Deployed BES server, RightFax server, Telephone systems and network infrastructure, Terminal Servers, and Time Matters. Million dollar budget for the IT department.  Desktop services – XP, Vista.

$50.00 /hr
23 hours

Muhammad T.

Muhammad T.

Netwok/System Engineer

Pakistan - Tests: 18

With a background in IT support, operations management, configuration, and maintenance of information system, IT Infrastructure, I have 2+ years of international experience working with many companies. Currently I am the Assistant Manager, IT in Ibrama Communication company. Ibrama Communications is one of a biggest outbound call center in Pakistan with 300 seats and complete infrastructure.In this position, I oversee, Network/Systems Management, Troubleshooting client issue, Monitoring Live Windows and Linux based servers as well, Solutions, and Integration. Present Job summary is: Designing & Managing IT (voice / networking) infrastructure for business continuity and development. Designing and managing LAN infrastructure which includes Linux Based Calling servers & Voice communication (using Asterisk, freePBX, Vicidial etc) , Virtualization (using VMware ESXi version 3, 4 & 5), routing and switching (Cisco), internet access and Wi-Fi environment. Designing and maintaining Business Continuity and Management solution Configuring Cisco Switches (Cisco 3750, 3560,3550 series) Monitoring of live Linux based Vicidial/Goautodial outbound and inbound servers Installing new servers, with hands on experience on (Poweredge R710, Poweredge 1950) servers Installing/Configuring proxies server with PPTP protocols on daily basis Configuring TP-Link routers with Wi-Fi communication all over the office building Maintenance and Optimization of servers on daily basis to make the whole voice infrastructure making smoothly working Configuring Microtik Routers Troubleshooting client issue related to servers, internet, system and making the whole network infrastructure secure with the minimum percent of downtime My motivation to identify new growth opportunities, a solution-focused mindset combined with the ability to navigate across departments and business units, and my in-depth IT experience will allow me to contribute instantly to the success of your division. I welcome the opportunity to meet with you to discuss your vision for growth and how my skills would contribute help you achieve your objectives. Thank you for your time and consideration. Sincerely, M Tahir

$7.00 /hr
0 hours

Evgeny Gusev

Evgeny Gusev

Network Administrator

Russia - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 4

Started using UNIX since time when I was a kid. I have problem with actual experience calculation. My first serious GNU/Linux distribution was Slackware 7.1. (over 14 years of experience) Nowadays I like to admin Debian and RHEL family distros. Have some experience with BSD family and Windows. Like always try something new. Favorite web-servers: Hiawatha, nginx. I'd like to work with highload web projects.

$35.67 /hr
0 hours

Roman Gorshunov

Roman Gorshunov

UNIX/Linux Systems Administrator

Slovakia - Tests: 3

I'm just starting my career on oDesk, that is why price per hour is so low. === Be the first to hire me! === What I would like to do as a freelancer at oDesk: - Provide Operating systems environment support for Application/DB services teams - Automate routine tasks - machines should work, people should think - Reviewed and implemented High/Low level designs - Package Applications with RPM and automated OS installation/setup Projects I have been participating in which am I proud of: - Completed design and deployed four high availability clusters for Oracle databases and applications on Red Hat Enterprise Linux; wrote work instructions and trained services support specialists - Completed design and implementation for IBM AIX cluster based on p740, AIX 6.1 and PowerHA - Run a storage migration project, migrated Terabytes of data from old to the new Storage system without applications downtime

$14.44 /hr
8 hours

Dmitriy Tsvetkov

Dmitriy Tsvetkov

Linux and Network Administrator

Russia - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 2

8+ years of experience in administration of dedicated and virtual servers powered by the different Linux and FreeBSD operating systems. I have worked with different IT companies for over eight years wherein I practiced my Telecommunications and IT skills. I have done some projects for designing of infrastructure from ground zero to ready systems. I can figure out fast the problem and find a solution for it. Also I have real-world experience in speeding up such web sites and even handling ddos-attack. Russian - native speaker. English - advanced level. Technologies: Linux (Debian, Ubuntu, CentOS, RedHat), FreeBSD ISPmanager, cPanel, Webmin, VestaCP Iptables/Netfilter, IPCop Firewall, ipfw VPN systems, OpenVPN Nginx, Apache, Squid proxy Bind9 MySQL,PostgreSQL,SQLite Exim, Postfix, Dovecot Asterisk, FreePBX, Elastix System Backup and Restore automatization Zabbix, Cacti Amazon AWS (EC2, S3, SES, SNS) Mac OS x 10.6-10.10 Help Desk and support [level 3 only]

$8.00 /hr
0 hours

Anthony B.

Anthony B.

Technical Support

Philippines - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 2

Its been 12 years, and yet active as technical resource and primary point of contact for server and network administration. I have successfully implemented and migrated Databases (postgres, mysql, MS Sql 2005 & 2008), Setup windows Server (2000NT, 2003, 2008, 2012), and Unix/Linux as System Administrator. And as network administrator constructed structured cabling, deployed and manages switches (L2), routers from small to corporate offices, firewall like SonicWall 5060 & NSA 5000 series, and Cisco ASA 5510/5505. I am also knowledgeable in developing Web design using Dreamweaver, Html, Php and MySql.

$17.78 /hr
16 hours

Scott Cavanaugh

Scott Cavanaugh

System administrator

United States - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

I have been a systems and network administrator for roughly 20 years. I own a computer consulting company that has been in business for the past 13 years. I would consider myself a one stop shop because of the broad range of work related to computers I perform. Qualification Highlights Information Technology Project Management Operations Management Technical Analysis Network Engineering Systems Integration Migrations/Upgrades IT Strategy Development Multiple Programming Languages Custom AutoCAD Programming LISP Programming/Crystal Reports Exchange Server Active Directory Sharepoint Server DNS Firewalls Experience in most Autodesk applications SQL Server DHCP Routers/Switches

$25.00 /hr
17 hours

Alexander S.

Alexander S.

Windows, Linux, virtualization engineer

Russia - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 10

I specialize in servers administration (Microsoft, Linux) and virtualization technologies (Hyper-V, VMWare,Parallels), with clouds (Office 365, AWS, Azure) I can offer you not only the technical skills (in-depth knowledge of Windows and Linux architectures, local area networks), but also ideas that will contribute to raising the quality of your internal IT-structure. I believe that I can be helpful for your project. • Overall 12 years of work experience in IT. • Experience in building, upgrading and supporting virtual infrastructure based on VMware vSphere (ESXi, vCenter, VCOPS, etc.), Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware View. • Strong knowledge of the principles and technologies of providing High Availability and Disaster Recovery virtual infrastructure such as VMware HA, Fault Tolerance, (S)vMotion, Site Recovery Manager. • Rich experience in P2V (Physical to Virtual) and V2V (Virtual to Virtual) migrations of production customer’s services based on Linux and Windows using VMware vCenter Converter. • Experience in building physical server infrastructure based on HP and IBM server equipment (blade, rack-mount, storage). • Knowledge of the principles SAN and Ethernet networks. • Experience in auditing, troubleshooting and upgrading customer’s server infrastructure. • Working experience with technical documentation (writing and using). Last 8 years I worked in Oil company and Cloud provider company as one of the key specialists on the Teamlead and Senior System Engineer position. My skills can be divided to three main specializations: First of all, my strongest point is enterprise-level virtualization technologies VMware/Microsoft/Parallels: - VMware vSphere 4.0-5.5 - VMware (Horizon) View 4.6/5.0/5.2/6.0 - VMware vCloud Suite - MS Hyper-V 2008/2012 - Parallels Virtuozzo Second area it's Windows/Linux-based services administration: - Microsoft OS and Services: Windows 2003-2012(R2), Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, MS SQL, MS Exchange, Office 365, MS System Center series, Sharepoint - Enterprise infrastructure systems - Symantec Netbackup, HP Insight Control, Parallels Automation - Service Desk systems OTRS, Kayako, MS Service manager, HP Service Desk - Unix-like OS and Services: CentOS, RHEL, Zabbix, DHCP, DNS, iptables, Apache, Nginx, PHP, MySQL, FTP, Samba The third area is enterprise-level server equipment HP/IBM: - HP Proliant, Blade system, SAN P-series - IBM System X - APC equipment

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$20.00 /hr
2 hours