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  1. Justin Catello

    Justin Catello

    Linux System Admin | Tech Support | cPanel / WordPress Specialist

    United States - Last active: 2 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. Sergo Sarkisian

    Sergo Sarkisian

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

    Georgia - Last active: 20 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
  3. Vinod C

    Vinod C

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

    India - Last active: 1 day 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
    1,323 hours
    5.00
  4. Asif Gohar

    Asif Gohar

    System, Network, Active Directory, Exchange, Backupexec, System Center

    Bahrain - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 5

    Knowledgeable and skilled IT professional with encompassing work experience spanning more than 8 years in systems administration with compliance as per industry standards. Possess excellent interpersonal skills to liaise amicably with diverse groups of people, different departments, vendors and agencies. With extensive exposure to different cultures and work environments and has worked effectively with multinational individuals and professionals from all organizational levels. Certifications: MCITP (Server 2008, Exchange 2010, Lync 2010) Expertise: Exchange 2007/2010, Active Directory 2003/2008, SCCM, SCOM, DPM, SCVMM, BackupExec,Enterprise Vault, WSUS, Lync, Server 2003/2008, ADRMS, SQL Server, SAN/NAS.

    Groups: Microsoft Certified Professionals

    $20.00 /hr
    270 hours
    4.95
  5. Md. Tariq Aziz

    Md. Tariq Aziz

    Linux System/Network Administrator | Network Support Engr.|OPNETXpert

    Bangladesh - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 17

    I enjoy challenge and take pride in my work. Being accustomed to fast-paced environment, I see challenges as opportunities to learn. I have developed my professional skills in a range of areas that I feel will allow me to satisfy your expectation in the best possible manner. Here are a few of my significant capabilities: ** Networking and Hardware: Network Adapters, Modems, Hub, Repeater, Switch, Router (Cisco), DSL, ADSL, PIX Firewall, 3COM, Ethernet, Linux/Windows Workstations ** Platforms: Windows 9x/NT/2000/XP/Vista/Win7 (Advanced), Linux (Red Hat, Debian, Ubuntu) ** Tool s and Utilities: MS DOS, Microsoft Office Suite Network Management Tools: Nagios, iDirect VNO, Wireshark ** Security Tools: VPN, ACLs, Filtering Traffic, Routing Policies, IP Tables, Wireshark and NMAP ** Database: MS Access, My SQL, PL/SQL. ** Programming Language: C/C++ (Excellent), Java (Basic), Perl (Basic), PHP, HTML, MySQL, VisualBasic, MatLab ** Network Simulator: Experienced in Optimized Network Evaluation Tool (OPNET) and familiar with NS-2 ====================================================

    $30.00 /hr
    4 hours
    5.00
  6. Muhammad salman Y.

    Muhammad salman Y. Agency Contractor

    Remote IT-computer, technical-support,server-administration, VMWare

    Pakistan - Last active: 20 hours ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 4

    I'm a highly motivated problem solver with several good years of experience. I am Microsoft certified, currently holding the MCP and preparing to take the MCSE exams. Previous work: Responded to incoming technical support calls for ~30 mid to large sized companies. Managed a fixed schedule while taking incoming support requests. Provided troubleshooting on Win 2003, Win 2008 and Win 2012 Servers running Citrix, VMware, ADFS, O365, Exchange, Windows Terminal Services, All versions Windows OS and Mac Workstations. Experience in migrating Exchange to O365, handled Cutover and Hybrid migrations. Network troubleshooting on Cisco, SonicWALL, and Cyber configurations and VPNs. Worked with Microsoft Partner Support and many of the largest IT hardware/software vendors. Utilized Autotask and Connectwise ticketing system.

    Associated with: Mustafa Techs

    $22.22 /hr
    2,665 hours
    5.00
  7. Alexey C.

    Alexey C.

    9+ years exp in hosting industry. NIX/WIN servers config/tuning

    Montenegro - Last active: 20 hours ago - Tests: 7

    server-administration, linux-system-administration, windows-administration, unix, freebsd, clustering, amazon-web-services, virtualization, openvz, plesk, cpanel, customer-support, helpdesk-support, internet-applications, database-management, mysql, postgresql, microsoft-sql-server, rdbms, mail-servers, dns, web-services, iis, apache, lighttpd, nginx, apache-tomcat, jboss, security, openvpn, billing

    $33.33 /hr
    1,803 hours
    5.00
  8. Nico Muselle

    Nico Muselle

    Operations Manager/Team Leader/Customer Support

    Bulgaria - Last active: 07/20/2012 - Tests: 6

    With 10+ years experience in customer support and 3 years in team leading experience I'm looking for a telecommute position where I can use my previous experience and expand my management capabilities. Working for different companies as a freelancer, I adapt quickly to every new situation and am always ready to take on a new challenge. I consider myself to be a very responsible and reliable person and I understand the functions and needs for a successful support center. I used to run my own business and worked as a freelancer in Belgium for about ten years. This means that I know very well the importance of customer satisfaction and what needs to be done to achieve it Whether you want to enhance customer satisfaction, evaluate, improve or streamline support processes, assess training needs or need a people manager, do not hesitate to contact me.

    $30.00 /hr
    8 hours
    5.00
  9. Andrey V.

    Andrey V. Agency Contractor

    MQL4 Programmer, Webmaster, Server Administrator, Wordpress SEO

    United States - Last active: 03/17/2014 - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 10

    MQL4 Programmer, developing Forex Metatrader indicators and EAs by client's specifications. Build custom personal or small business website for as much as 500$ for turnkey. Over 7+ years of experience in website design, SEO optimization and server administration. Have developed corporate and personal websites for Semiconductor, 3D Analysis, Architecture and IT Services providers. Experienced in developing eCommerce websites. System administration experience include: Linux • Microsoft Windows Server • Microsoft Exchange • Group Policy & Procedures Development • Disaster Recovery Planning • BES - BIS • Network Security. InstallShield expert, software build engineer. Experienced translator for Hebrew & Russian languages.

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers, Joomla!

    Associated with: aStudio+ Agency

    $20.00 /hr
    428 hours
    4.98
  10. Asif Khan

    Asif Khan

    Technical Support/ MCSA Office 365 / MAC OS X Support

    Pakistan - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 17 - Portfolio: 6

    Based on knowledge and experience gained over the last 5 years as Technical Support / IT Support, I have developed a great expertise in many fields such as: Windows Server 2003/2008R2/2012, Windows XP/Vista/7/8, Microsoft Exchange 2007,2010/2013, Outlook 2003/2007/2010/2013, MCSA: Office 365 MCP: Microsoft Azure Single Sign-On (SSO) for Office 365 On-Premise Directory Synchronization with Azure Active Directory on Cloud (DirSync) Existing Office 365 (wave 14) Tenant Upgrade to Office 365 (wave 15) SSL Certificates Microsoft Exchange Hybrid Deployment On-Premise Mailboxes migration to Office 365 Cloud PST migration Virtualisation environments: Hyper-V, VMware Workstation. Antivirus server: Symantec Endpoint Protection, ESET NOD32 administration. Backup: Symantec Backup Exec, Symantec Netbackup, Symantec Enterprise vault MAC OS X Mac OS X Server Desktop and Technical support. Based on my friendly and communicative spirit I am sure I can fulfill all your requirements and expectations.

    $10.00 /hr
    2,806 hours
    4.96