Cloud Engineer and Linux Expert
I am an accomplished Systems Administrator with over 13 years professional experience building infrastructure and platforms for small web hosts, the enterprise data center and the cloud. My primary specialties are Linux systems, open source software, and cloud platforms.
I began my career integrating Linux systems and varies opensource technologies for Internet Service Providers and Telecommunications providers. I realized that integrating programming/scripting into my skill set would automate and provide easy of implementation to many of my projects.
Here is a brief sampling of skills and technologies I am currently (2015) working with:
Linux - RHEL, CentOS, Ubuntu, and FreeBSD
Datastores - MySQL, PostgreSQL, Memcached, Redis, MongoDB
Monitoring - Nagios, Munin, Cacti, Shinken
Management - Chef, Puppet
Platforms - AWS, Rackspace, OpenStack
Frameworks - Rails
Lanaguages - Ruby, Python, Perl, PHP
SCM - Git, SVN