Ahmed N.
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Ahmed N.

Senior Linux Admin, Cpanel, RedHat, Ubuntu, Perl, BASH, Virtuozzo


Dubai, United Arab Emirates


Over the last 12 years I have developed a wide range of skills and my objective is to leverage my significant technical skills in a position as Unix/Linux Administrator I have extensive experience in installing/configuring different software including but not limited to Apache, PHP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, exim, postfix, dovecot, BIND, POP/IMAP, SMTP, SSL, SSH, proFTPd, pureFTPd, iptables (APF/CSF), Kayako, WHMCS, ClientEXEC,OpenVZ,Virtuzzo,Nagios.

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Work History and Feedback

  • Jul 2014 - Sep 2014

    Upgrade Mod_security and Csf on My Server Expert
    I’ve worked with other folks on oDesk in the past, but Ahmed is an exception. I have to admit Ahmed went beyond the duty call to get my projects done on time & within budget. At one time, there was a malicious Virus circulating around, he took the initiatives to apply the patch on my severs w/o wasting time to get hold of me or tried to negotiate how much it would cost me to fix it. Some folks do take advantages of these type of situations. But rather, Ahmed fixed it promptly to prevent my servers from potential attacks which could have affected all of my clients and it could have been a nightmare. I happen to be an IT person as well, and one of our daily tasks is to always be proactive in keeping the critical systems up and running 24/7. I know a great professional IT expert when I see it. Ahmed’s actions proves to me that he is not just an IT freelancer nor he is out there to harvest money, but he is a true professional IT engineer, you ask for his assistance, and rest assured it will get done in a professional manner. He exhibits great technical skills. He is very trustworthy, he answered all of my questions and he even provided me with advise and suggestions so I can make proper decisions accordingly. I am so pleased with the results indeed ! I will certainly hire Ahmed again & will refer him to other folks on my IT connections. Job Well Done Ahmed !! Thank you.
    $295.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Jul 2011

    cPanel Pipe to Email Script PHP
    I can highly recommend Ahmed. He has been the most reliable and intelligent programmer on oDesk we have used. His skills are excellent, his english is perfect. I only wish we had more jobs to give him so we didn't have to share his abilities :) Give him a try if you want a great job done to meet high expectations.
    6 hours
    $4.78 / hr
    $26.29 earned

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Name Score (out of 5) Time to Complete
Apache Server Test (2.0 Family) 4.00 Top 20% 33 mins
Unix Test 4.25 Top 10% 22 mins
Redhat Linux 9.0 General Test 4.60 Top 20% 16 mins
Redhat Linux 9.0 Admin Test 3.40 Top 30% 32 mins
LAMP Test 2.75 Above Average 39 mins
Programming with C++ Test 3.25 Top 20% 21 mins
TCP/IP Test 3.00 Above Average 36 mins
PHP5 Test 3.60 Above Average 42 mins
Upwork Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Company Managers 4.20 Below Average 21 mins
U.S. English Basic Skills Test 4.00 Top 30% 13 mins

Work History

100% Job Success
338 hours worked
8 jobs


Less than 30 hrs/week

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