Over 5.3 years of experience as a system administrator working with complex servers, storage devices, network equipments and workstations.
3 years in the area of Virtualization with VMware ESXi 4 and Vsphere 5 servers and VCenter server, Veeam 6.1 Backup
Supported 6 corporate branches including supporting Virtualization, servers, various operating systems, applications, user-support, VOIP, video conferencing systems, wireless devices and other IT resource
Sound knowledge on ESXi Architecture, guest OS installation, setting up of VM priorities, Cloning and Snapshots
Working hands in Veeam Backup6.1 architecture for taking backups, replicating VM’s in DR site, instant recovery of files, applications, active directory.
Sound knowledge on resource management framework like creation resource pools, adding the VMs into resource pools
P2V and V2V conversions using VMware Converter
Strong understanding of VMware Networking concepts like creation of Vswitches, different types of port groups, NIC Teaming and VLAN
Worked in implementing, monitoring and documenting the entire DR process
Worked with VMware Update Manger to update VM’s and hosts with the latest patch release
Setup, Administer & Support Servers running Windows 2000,2003 R2,2008R2
Experience with x86 / x64 Intel, Dell hardware like rack – mounted servers, tower servers, desktop, laptop & other peripherals.
Configured TCP/ IP protocols like NIS, NFS, DNS, DHCP, etc
Familiar with Data center / Server Farm environment like Servers deployment, Cabling & labeling maintaining AC cooling, Environmental sensing devices, power & UPS monitoring.
The ability to lift 50lb & install computer and electronics equipment in a safe and carefully manner.