Act as Server Administrator for 20+ Microsoft Servers running Windows Server 2003/2008. Administer all Cisco equipment, including switches, routers, firewalls, VPN, and security appliances. Serve as Microsoft Exchange Administrator for 150+ user accounts. Monitor Solar Winds network. Maintain multiple SQL Servers, Network Monitor Servers, backup servers, Document Imaging systems, GIS, and Web Servers.
- Maintained Sophos Antivirus client / server.
- Installed and managed Sophos email / web appliances.
- Analyzed and revamped antiquated and inefficient processes to increase productivity while bringing in newer and more efficient technologies. Brought the company and network up to industry standards, ensuring 99% uptime.
- Established central backup solution so backup tapes from 20+ servers were changed once a week versus every day. Consolidated servers and brought in new servers with a fixed rotation schedule.
- Migrated 150+ users from full internal email system with an Exchange Server to Google Apps so all email resided in the cloud. Due to budget restraints, later migrated employees to Office 365.