A highly certified IT professional with accomplished 10 years infrastructure consult and technologist focused in strategic thought leadership concentrated around next generation data center. I am a former Microsoft employee with 10+ yrs. of experience in IT Infrastructure Management. For the past 5 years, working exclusively for ODesk clients. Specialization includes: Prior to becoming a full time freelancer at Odesk, worked as a direct employee of Infosys, Cognizant, Wipro ,Tata consultancy and excelled both as individual contributor as well as Team Lead. Certifications: * VMware VCP Cloud * VMware Certified Professional 5 * VMware Certified Professional 4 * Microsoft Certified Solution Expert * Microsoft ... Certified Technology Specialist ﴾MCTS﴿ * Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) * Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) * McAfee Certified Processional * Trend Micro Certified Processional Key achievements: Microsoft Azure: • Successfully migrated On-premises workload Infrastructure to Microsoft Azure Cloud. • Design and Imeplemented Private Cloud using Windows Azure Pack -Delivered self-service provisioning and management of infrastructure — Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), and application services — Platform as a Service (PaaS), Virtual Machines. • Integrated On-premises datacenter to Microsoft Azure IAAS Setup • Deployed Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 in Windows Azure platform (Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)) as RDS (Remote Desktop Services) published app. • Implemented Windows Server 2012 R2 RD Gateway with Azure Multifactor Authentication • Migrated an On-Premises SQL Server 2012 workload to Windows Azure SQL Virtual Machine • Azure Site Recovery - Configured Azure Backup to prepare for backup of Windows Server in Azure and Onprimises • Implemented SharePoint 2013 Dev/Test Lab in the Cloud with Windows Azure Infrastructure Services • Successfully migrated Onprimises Windows infrastructure to Microsoft Azure Cloud without down time. • Integrated Onpimises datacenter to Microsoft Azure IAAS setup. • Hosted Citrix Desktops from Windows Azure. • Performed as the technical architect to implement Microsoft Session VDI & AppV on Azure. • Implemented ADFS 2.0 and integrated with Windows Azure • Design and implemented XenDesktop 7 on Windows Azure • Implemented disaster recoveries and backup service using Azure online service Microsoft Hyperv • Designed and implemented 5 Node Hyperv Cluster using windows 2008R2 • Implemented Private Cloud using system Center 2012 • Implemented Hyperv 2012 on Cisco USC blades. • Platform Migration : VMware to Hyperv 2012 using SCVMM2012 VMware vSphere: • Managed 1500 ESX hosts with just a team of 4 members • Planned and upgraded vSphere 4.x to 5.5 for multiple customers with Zero call. • Implemented vSphere replication for Business Critical servers
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