SAN Administrator, Backup Administrator, Unix/linux Administrator
Planned, installed, and administered HP Networking SAN storage environment consisting of EVA4400, EVA6400, EVA8400, EVA8100, 3PAR v400, 3Par T800 and several Brocade SAN Switches including Director-level Brocade core switch (4/256). Supported both local Roseville HP site as well as remote sites in India and Singapore. Administration duties included: LUN creation, performance monitoring, capacity planning, firmware upgrades, SAN zoning, host presentation, troubleshooting.
- Primary Backup Administrator using HP Data Protector and HP StoreOnce 6500 D2D. Architected, installed, and configured a complete overhaul of the HP Lab backup environment. Old environment was using outdated Data Protector software, tape-based backups, no de-deduplication technology. New architected solution consisted of the latest in HP's D2D (disk to disk) hardware, the latest version of Data Protector, and cutting edge de-duplication technology. Backup times were reduced significantly as well as the amount of storage required for backup data.
- Backup administrator for several large ESX clusters which housed over 500+ virtual Linux workstations as well as Tier2 Windows and Linux servers (RedHat, CentOS).
- Linux/Unix support for the Business Intelligence group. Administered several Linux and HP-UX servers running Oracle 11g RAC.