HFC Cable Broadband Consultant
Last active: 12/21/2013
Over 14 years of extensive IP core and Data Center experience with Broadband ISPs; includes building an ISP, plan and deploy IP network core services and Data Center Virtualization. Core integration of IP and mobile networks are one of the key work areas.
8 yrs. of technical project management experience with outstanding project planning, execution, monitoring and resource balancing skills with ability to support multiple simultaneous projects in a matrix organizational structure.
Technical Pre-Sales - coordinates closely with internal sales, sales support, and service resources to align solution design with customers’ business requirements.
Design and deployment of Data Center infrastructure, server virtualization (HA enabled vmware clusters) for enterprise and meeting the demands of corporate customers.
Deployment of large scale IP networks such as Broadband Cable network (HFC DOCSIS 3.0 delivering 100 Mbps speeds to customers), wireless and fiber networks.
Designed and implemented large IP camera surveillance projects based on Pelco and Axis IP camera solution, also configured video analytics.
Deployed Video on Demand (VoD) service on SeaChange Multiverse platform and devised billing mechanism. IPTV OTT setup using Adobe Media Server and multiple tools for streaming transcoding and RTMP stream ingest.
Working experience includes Cisco routers, Layer 3 switches, Cable Modem Termination Systems (CMTS), Cisco and Juniper firewalls, VPN, BGP, OSPF, MPLS, Multicasting. Also have very good system administration skills on Red Hat Linux, Solaris and Windows. Consolidated several servers in few vmware ESX virtualized environment. Intensive experience on Blue Coat product line
including PacketShaper, CacheFlow.
o Migration of Broadband Internet services (DOCSIS 2.0 ) from BigBand CMTS (CUDA 12000) to ARRIS Cadant C4 CMTS DOCSIS 3.0 (Headend and HUB)
o Responsible for integration of CRM (Customer Relationship Management) system with Incognito BCC (DOCSIS provisioning system) for Broadband, CATV, IPTV and VoD customers.
o End-to-End IPTV project, designed and setup OTT video streaming for clients in Canada using Adobe Media Server 5, direct ASI feed was encoded and then Transcoded to H.264 for streaming over RTMP to AMS. IPTV clients are android boxes using either customized application using librtmp or customized version of XBMC.
o IPTV OTT setup using USTREAM and TikiLIVE CDN, for clients on Europe. I’m considering using ZIXI protocol (zixi.com) to compensate the internment bandwidth issues and it works amazingly well on low bandwidth has feature like advanced FEC.
o VMware Data Center migration of 50 plus servers from stand-alone hardware servers to HA vmware vSphere 5 HA cluster environment.
o Deployment of Frontporch platform for targeted browser based notification based on user behavior.
Also have industry certifications
VMware Certified Professional 5 - Data Center Virtualization VCP5-DCV,
PMP (Project Management Professional),
OCP (Oracle Certified Professional), Oracle Solaris 10 System Administrator
Juniper Networks, JNCIP-ENT (Enterprise Routing and Switching Professional), JNCIP-SEC (Security, Professional)