Vinod C
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Vinod C

Expert Linux Server Administrator


Cochin, India


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 ... morereplication. 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. less

Work History and Feedback

  • Jul 2015

    Wordpress cloud hosting advice needed
    very helpful and patient freelancer. got on a call with me and answered a lot of technical questions honestly and in depth. thanks vinod!
    $25.00 / hr
    $17.50 earned

  • Oct 2014

    CPanel Server Tasks
    Vinod is very reliable and provides excellent service. I am happy to have the opportunity to work with him.
    $26.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Jul 2014 - Oct 2014

    Routine management and troubleshooting of Linux server (Centos, cPanel, WHM)

    No feedback given

    $166.67 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Jun 2014 - Oct 2014

    Magento Site Backup & Migration ( 5 years Experinced Only )
    Great support & top level professional in Linux.
    $27.78 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Sep 2014

    Help troubleshoot and fix IP issues.
    Vinod is a pleasure to work with. He was able to identify the issue and get it resolved quickly.
    $16.67 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Sep 2014

    Install Wildcard SSL Cert On cPanel Server
    Vinod is very skilled. He didn't waste anytime and completed the task exactly as needed. I look forward to working with him again.
    $27.78 earned
    Fixed Price

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Name Score (out of 5) Time to Complete
Apache Server Test (2.0 Family) 3.75 Top 20% 24 mins
Unix Shell Script Test 3.60 Top 30% 33 mins
Redhat Linux 9.0 Admin Test 3.50 Top 30% 36 mins
Management Skills Test 3.75 Top 10% 31 mins
Unix Test 4.00 Top 20% 18 mins
U.S. English Basic Skills Test 3.75 Above Average 33 mins

Work History

100% Job Success
1,620 hours worked
66 jobs


Less than 30 hrs/week
24 hrs response time


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