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Windows administration refers to remote desktop, server and network support for Microsoft Windows operating systems. On Upwork, freelance system administrators can design, install and evaluate your Windows system, provide your clients with high quality technical support, migrate your server from Windows 2003 or Windows 2008 (and 2008 R2) to Windows 2012, and configure your system security (anti-virus software and Windows Firewall).

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  1. Jitender K.

    Jitender K. Agency Contractor

    Server & Exchange Admin , Cloud & IT Support , RDS & Hosting Support

    India - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 7

    • +5 years of experience in Windows Domain, IT Infrastructure Management and System Administration. MCITP Certified with problem solving skills and technical abilities with migrations, network security. I can work along well and do my best part to bring a good name for your company. Give me a opportunity to support you and provide your feedback on my work. MY Skills: • Servers: Windows Server 2003, Server 2008/R2, Server 2012/R2, SBS 2011, Azure. • Servers Migration: Server 2003 to Server 2008/r2 and server 2012/r2. • Web Server: Apache, IIS, Amazon Web Services, Dedicated Server, VPS. WHMCS. • SSL Certificates : Symantec, Digital certs, Go daddy. • Networking: Active Directory,Group Policy, DNS, DHCP, FTP, VPN, NFS, RAID, DHCP, DNS, DFS, VPN, WDS, RRAS, TS server, NAP, Proxy server, Windows Failover clustering,Network Load Balancing (NLB), Remote Desktop Services. • Storage: Configure NAS and SAN, Openfiler NAS/SAN, Starwind SAN. • Backup: R1 Soft, Windows NT Backup, Shadow Protect, Configure and troubleshoot the backup issues. • Hosting Control Panels: WHM, Cpanel, Parallel Plesk, Webmin, DirectAdmin, Virtualmin. • Virtualization: VMware ESXi, Xen server, Microsoft HyperV, VDI, DaaS, SCVMM, SCCM, Vcenter, Xen Center, Desktop and Applications Virtualization, Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp . • Database: MS-SQL 2000/2005/2008, MySQL. • Mail Server: Smarter mail, Mail Enable, office 365, Exchange Server 2003, 2007, 2013. • Cloud Server: Amazon EC2, Azure Server, Cloud Computing, Digital Ocean, VPS. • CCNA: IP addressing sub-netting, IP Routing Routing Protocol, EIGRP, OSPF, ACL, Frame Relay connection, NAT/PAT, Virtual LAN, WirelessLAN.

    Associated with: Cloudduplex Support

    $22.22 /hr
    754 hours
    4.84
  2. Daniil Pichikin

    Daniil Pichikin Agency Contractor

    System Network/Server Administrator/DevOps, Web Developer

    Ukraine - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 5

    In 2005 I started working as a system administrator. The last years I have been doing the administration of virtualization, Linux systems and High-Availability Projects that are in the clouds of Amazon Web Services. I also do installation of monitoring servers and equipment. In my work, I prefer to use Open Source technology. It all depends on the customer's wishes. I also do the installation, configuration, optimization, sites. In 2010, 2011 got the certifications of the Ideco ICS 4.

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

    Associated with: Trafford Group Agency

    $16.67 /hr
    1,389 hours
    5.00
  3. Roel S.

    Roel S. Agency Contractor

    VMware VCP5-NetApp NCDA-Cisco Unified Computing Specialist

    Singapore - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 4

    In my profile, you will note that I have gained the years of experience in all facets of troubleshooting, installations, and maintenance for various desktop operations, hardware, and software. I believe my training, experience, and proven ability would be mutually beneficial for us to help you achieve your goals. I possess a unique talent for delivering highly complex technical information into terms and concepts that the end users can readily grasp. Furthermore, I am multi-task oriented, enjoy a challenge, and continually stay abreast of the latest advancements in the IT field. You can see my complete certification profile on the link below. https://www.mcpvirtualbusinesscard.com/VBCServer/RSJ/profile

    Groups: Microsoft Certified Professionals

    Associated with: RSJ Remote Support

    $22.22 /hr
    74 hours
    4.59
  4. Sheikh Shaheryar Ali

    Sheikh Shaheryar Ali Agency Contractor

    Network Specialist, Technical Network Analyst & Excellent Researcher

    Pakistan - Tests: 8

    I have served as a professional Network Analyst in the corporate sector for 7+ years. My area of experience entails managing over all health of the network, server deployment, security, ensuring network connectivity. I have been responsible for all the technical considerations in the organizations. I am a qualified MCS (Master in Computer Science), CCNA and CCNP in routing and Switching and MCSE • Manage & Maintain Core Network, Simple Network, Cisco Networks. • Manage & Installation of Wi-Fi • Microsoft Windows Server 2k3, 2k8, Active Directory, Domain Controller ADC,DNS, DHCP, RIS, VPN, RIS, WDC, WSUS, Backup & Disaster Recovery, Managing & Performance Monitoring. Software’s Deployment using Group Policy. • Manage and installation of Mac Operating system • Manage & Installation if Blackberry on Network • Installation & Troubleshooting of all operating system include Server 2008,2003 • Installation & Troubleshooting of Active Directory Server • Migration of Database from SQL server Domain to Domain & Domain to different Domain. Only Migrate on client request. • Specialized in Virtualization Platform Like Vmware ESXI , Vmware Server, Xenserver, Xen APP, Hyper- V etc. • Microsoft Exchange Server 2k3, 2k7 & 2k10, Zimbra, Lotus Domino Server. HMAIL  Server. QMail, Bulk Mails Servers. • Complete Installation of ERP Microsoft Dynamic AX2009 (Manual provided) with screenshot. • Installation of central Printer. • Microsoft ISA 04 & 06. TMG 2010, Forefront Security. • Backup and Disaster Recovery, Load balancer, Failover Clustering. • Antivirus Software’s Symantec Endpoint Security for Server & Clients, Bitdefender etc • Microsoft Offices MS Office 2K3, 2K7 & 2K10, Office 365. • Recover all type of Data. Memory Card, HD , Flash Drive, Deleted Data or formatted Data. • Recover Admin Password of MAC. • Complete Installation of MAC without Media or Media. • Recover Windows & Server Password. • Installation of Panasonic PABX Direct Line plus Extension. • Server Consolidation • Server Health monitoring and maintenance. • Enterprise level Antivirus server administration. • Remote Desktop Support Expert. • CCNA, CCNP and MCSE Certified 

    Associated with: Virtual Accountants & Consultants

    $10.00 /hr
    724 hours
    5.00
  5. Jonel S.

    Jonel S. Agency Contractor

    Reliable Technical Support | HelpDesk | Sound and Video Editor

    Philippines - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 1

    A dedicated IT professional with 9+ years combined experience in Systems Administration, Software Support Specialist and Network Solutions Maintenance. Skilled at operating in a wide range of platforms. Excellent written and oral communication skills; capable of explaining complex software issues in easy-to-understand terms. Expert in computer hardware systems beginning with assembly, repair and troubleshooting. Skills: • System Administration, Windows Active Directory, IIS, Citrix, XenApp, ERP, Zimbra Administration, VMWare, VOIP, MailChimp, Zapier • Webserver Technologies, Apache, MySQL, phpMyAdmin, XAMPP, Webhosting Technologies, Application Servers, Database Servers • Linux Administration, CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu, Raspberry pi, NOOBs, Raspbian, Kali Linux, LOIC, Tor, bash/perl scripting, Bitcoin Mining Technologies, Hackintosh • Very Proficient in Troubleshooting Network and System Issues • Knowledgeable in Network Designs (CCNA) CISCO IOS • Apple iDevice development/technologies, Xcode • Web development using Content Management Systems like WordPress, TeamSite, Joomla! and Drupal. CRM tools like SugarCRM. HelpDesk and ticketing system using Zendesk, Hesk and Kayako • Flash and Action Scripting, HTML, ASP, PHP, CSS • Video Editing, Adobe Premiere Elements 12, Final Cut Pro X, Camtasia Studio 8, iMovie. • Fidelio Cruise Software / Micros Fidelio Point of Sale

    Associated with: InternetConsultingCompanies.com

    $11.11 /hr
    2,225 hours
    5.00
  6. Jagjeet S.

    Jagjeet S. Agency Contractor

    Linux/Window Administrator

    India - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 5

    I have 7 + years of extensive experience for managing servers, hosting servers, Creating new VPS server, Control panel Like CPenal, Direct Admin, plesk panel, InterWorx. Live VPS servers, Expertise in migration of Cs-Cart, Magento, Open-Cart, Prestashop, WordPress, Expertise in monitoring server like Nagios, Firewall management with Control panel and with server level, Backup configuration with Automysqlbackup, Mysqldump, Rsync & Home directory’s backup on live servers, Focus on: Server Migration New Server Setup Zimbra mail server Server Hardening and Security Server Optimization Server Monitoring Proxmox Virtual Environment Software Based Firewall Setup. Fix complicated issues of WHM/CPanel, Plesk, Direct Admin, Webmin, etc... Manage SolusVM, Virtuozzo, OpenVZ, Xen, VMWare, etc... Backend Server Software Support and Upgrades Server Backup Restoration Amazon Web Services, Apache HTTP, Apache/Tomcat, Samba File Server, Nginx, BIND - Named, Cisco Routing and Switching, MySQL, VMware, KVM Windows Server maintenance, Dns, Mail-server-implementation FTP, SVN, CVS, GIT, Clustering, Virtualization. Security: VPN, PPTP,IPsec, SSH, SSL/TLS Untangle, ISA, Zentyal Website Application: Cs-Cart, OpentCart, Wordpress, Cs-Cart, Drupal, Magento, E-commerce, Woocommerce, Joomla.

    Associated with: Esteplogic IT Solutions Pvt Ltd

    $8.89 /hr
    459 hours
    5.00
  7. Avinash Chandra

    Avinash Chandra Agency Contractor

    Ticket, Chat, Phone, Email Support Agent

    India - Tests: 16 - Portfolio: 3

    Greetings! I have a friendly, professional demeanor and am a confident multitasker, allowing me to take on several responsibilities at once. I'm a quick learner and enthusiastic. I look forward to working with you as a customer service rep as well as your go-to guy for any additional projects you need assistance with. I am experienced, competent and organized person with tested skills and capabilities in; > Customer Support ( Wordpress, eBay, Blog, PHP, Joomla, Marketing, eCommerce ) > Technical Support ( Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Mac OSX, Linux ) > Phone Support ( x-lite , skype , ring central , magic jack ) > Ticket Support ( Right Now, Helpshift, Zendesk , Kayako , HP Service Desk and many more ) > Live Chat Support ( Live Chat , Comm100, Zoho, Zopim, Livezilla, Velaro and many more ) > Email handling ( Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail , Microsoft Exchange, Outlook, Office 365 ) > Admin Assistance ( Data Entry, Analysis, Processing, eBay & Megento, Web Research ) > Virtual Assistant ( Calender, Receptionist, Personal Assistant, Operator ) > Graphics Design : Logo Design, Header, Banner, Facebook Cover, Social Media, Business Cards, Design, Photoshop > Internet researching : Google, Bing, Wikipedia > Technical Writer : Computer related tips and tricks, Android, iOS and Windows Mobile support Being a graduate in Information Technology, I believe that my Skills, Experience, Knowledge as well as fluent English in verbal and written is vital for working for you. Additionally, I am highly organized, provides unsurpassed service, professionalism, invaluable support and knowledge. With an eye for details and intense passion for everything about online support, my enthusiasm for this industry is palpable. I marvel in accuracy reasonable turn around time, strong computer skills and I enjoy being an independent asset rather than a cost center. I have reliable internet connection with 5 Mbps upload and download and working HD Webcam, Skype, 40+hours a week at my disposal to work for you. I was also a Top Provider in oDesk now Upwork Top 25 Providers in Odesk : http://www.odesk.com/community/oconomy/best_freelance_designers

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers, MailChimp Experts Group...

    Associated with: Computer Help Online

    $11.11 /hr
    6,862 hours
    4.96
  8. Sunil Kumar Saini

    Sunil Kumar Saini Agency Contractor

    WHMCS cPanel WHM VPS server plesk reseller hosting Domain migration

    India - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 9

    Smart Technology Professional with extensive experience in providing reseller hosting/Remote Desktop Support/Technical Support/Customer Support/Data Entry/ Form filling/web hosting tools etc. Have good hand on web hosting tools like cpanel, plesk, whm, whmcs, hostbill etc billing software. Involve in server monitoring, migration, chat/ticket based technical support. Having reliable internet connection with Xeon processor, 8 gb RAM/Blue-ray writer/ 2 TB HDD Computer System, Dedicated Land line number. 4 hrs Backup UPS. Committed to performance. Possess strong analytical and conceptual skills with IT qualification good hands on practice using Windows/vista and MS Office and its different options. I have 5+ years experience in technical support. Any kind of technical, web, hosting, network support available.

    Associated with: Total IT Solutions

    $8.89 /hr
    600 hours
    4.73
  9. Manish Salaria

    Manish Salaria Agency Contractor

    Linux Admin, Amazon EC2, Puppet, Virtualization, Expert Windows Server

    India - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 2

    My objective is to provide quality services to oDesk buyers at an affordable price and to work on large and complex networks. I posses sound familiarity with Amazon Cloud Computing /EC2 Windows2003/2008 and various LINUX distribution like Red Hat, CENT OS, DEBIAN, UBUNTU at the user level, including user and application installation. _**Certifications:**_ - Red Hat Certified Engineer - CCNA - CCNP - MCP _**Major areas of expertise:**_** ** - LAMP / WAMP / XAMP - Linux System Administration skills (RedHat and Suse) Windows Server System Administration. - Active Directory - Cisco Switching and Routing - Virtualization - TCP/IP - VmWare - DNS, DHCP, Wins - Microsoft Windows 2003/2008 Server - Print Server - File Server - WSUS - Network and Servers documentation - LAN hardware/software administration, design, installation and configuration

    Groups: Red Hat Certified

    Associated with: OSVIN Web Solutions

    $15.00 /hr
    688 hours
    4.89
  10. Trifon Vasev

    Trifon Vasev Agency Contractor

    Email deliverability Expert & Technical Support

    Bulgaria - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 6

    A professional in IT sphere with more than 12 years of experience. Specialized in Technical Support, Online Email Marketing, Email monitoring, Email deliverability issues, Setting up Cpanel/DNS/SPF/ and Removing domains/IPs from blacklists. Good knowledge in administration of Windows systems. I have excellent knowledge of MS Excel, MS Word, Adobe products. I am a fast learning self efficient and always eagr to learn something new.

    Groups: BigCommerce, BoonEx...

    Associated with: Samsourcing

    $11.11 /hr
    1,554 hours
    4.96