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Lead Storage & Backup Admin Resume

SUMMARY

  • Over Eight years of experience in Storage, SAN, Open systems administration environment, more than Eleven years in IT
  • Expertise in the management of Confidential Data Storage (HDS) systems VSP, SNM2, USP series, USP - V, HNAS, HUS VM, HUS 110/130/150 and AMS series.
  • Expertise in the management of HDS arrays using Confidential BOS-V, Device Manager (HDvM), Storage Navigator and Universal volume manager.
  • Having experience in managing in Petabyte environments.
  • Implementation of HDP (Dynamic Provisioning) to create storage pools in HDS.
  • Experience working on Confidential Tuning Manager (HTnM) in generating reports for Confidential storage arrays.
  • Expertise in EMC Symmetrix storage arrays VMAX, DMX, Clarion storage arrays and VNX.
  • Hands on experience in management of EMC storage arrays using Solutions Enabler (SYMCLI), SMC, Unisphere, navicli, EMC Control center (ECC).
  • Expertise in implementing real time Disaster Recovery solutions that include EMC SRDF, Time Finder, Snap view, Mirror View and Confidential Universal replicator, True copy (TC) and Confidential SI (shadow image).
  • Hands on experience in Virtual Provisioning with VSP using Command Suite, creating DP & DT pools
  • Implementation of Dynamic pools (Combination of SSD, SAS and SATA) for dynamic tearing in Confidential VSP.
  • Expertise in Brocade DCX and Confidential MDS 9000 series routers and switches (director, core and edge) for the SAN environment.
  • Expertise in using Confidential Fabric Manager, Brocade DCFM, CLI and Web tools, EFCM manager and EMC Connectrix Manager for management of SAN director, core and edge switches
  • Expertise in using HGLM, VxVM & EMC Powerpath, for the configuration of dual path SAN solutions and load balancing.
  • Expertise in the planning and configuration of migration using Tuning Manager and Open Replication
  • Working experience in different flavors of UNIX like, SUN SOLARIS, Linux and Windows.
  • Expertise in implementing multiple tier level storage environment of multiple storage vendors such as EMC, Confidential and Netapp.
  • Expertise in NetApp Data OnTap Administration with Snapshot, Snap vault, Snap mirror. Allocating FC storage.
  • Implemented NDMP backups. vFiler administration and troubleshooting
  • NAS - CIFS, NAS - NFS, Snapshot, Snaprestore, SnapMirror, Volume(Flex) Management, Upgrades,
  • De-duplication, Operations Mgr, Testing, HW/SW Installation, SAN-iSCSI, LUN Mgmt, Documentation, VMware, Snapmanager for VI, Exchange & SME, Complex Deployment Planning
  • Collaborate with team members and prioritize assignments.
  • Possess very good communication skills

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • EMC VMAX, DMX4/3, 3000/2000/800 , Symmetrix 8830 and, EMC VNX, RPA, Replication Manager.
  • Confidential VSP, USP-V and AMS arrays. HNAS
  • NetApp 3470 Filers
  • Confidential MDS 9513, 9216, Brocade 7800 SAN switches.
  • SMC, EMC Control Center (ECC), Unisphere TimeFinder, SYMCLI, SRDF, Mirror view, SNAP shots, SAN Copy, Unisphere, Navisphere, Navicli, Celerra Manager.
  • Confidential Command Suite, SNM, SNM2, Tuning Manager, True Copy, SI, COW
  • Netapp On command 7.1
  • CommVault (Simpana), Netbackup
  • Solaris, HP-UX, Linux, AIX and Windows.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Confidential

Lead Storage & Backup Admin

Responsibilities:

  • Worked in Confidential VSP/ USP-v / AMS & HNAS & EMC VMAX/VNX
  • Working on Confidential enterprise arrays VSP, HUS VM, HUS 110/130/150
  • Implemented Hi Track on HUS VM / HNAS.
  • Generating performance reports using HTNM
  • Implementing HDLM on requested hosts.
  • Worked on Microcode upgrade on arrays & switches along with vendors
  • Huge experience on Hi-Command Suite, Storage Navigator & SNM2
  • Worked on True copy & Shadow Images.
  • Creating CRQ’s and getting approvals from CAB.
  • Working on Storage & Zones allocation, creation and reclamations.
  • Involved in host based migrations & DC migrations from IBM to Verizon.
  • Working on FC cabling issues on physically moving servers.
  • Working on NetApp Fillers 3470 series
  • Worked on Ontap7.
  • Working migrations on physical moving servers, Physical to virtual and virtual to virtual servers.
  • Creating CIFS & NFS share on NAS
  • Creating Q-trees, implementing disk quotas
  • Configured Flex volumes.
  • Very good experience on backups using Commvault & upgraded service packs alone.
  • Installed agents on clients locally & Remotely.

Environment: HDS VSP / HNAS / HUS VM/ HUS 110/130/150 / HNAS / EMC - VNX / Netapp.

Confidential

Sr. Storage Admin

Responsibilities:

  • Worked in Confidential VSP/ USP-v / AMS & HNAS & EMC VMAX / VNX
  • Involved in day to day operations.
  • Generated reports using HTNM
  • Implemented HDLM
  • Used Hi Track to avoid issues on Arrays & Fabrics.
  • Extensive experience in using HCS / Storage Navigator
  • Have good experience in Replication / Migration on Confidential .
  • Involved in disk & pool performance issues, for data base servers.
  • Having good experience in IBM (SVC/XIV) Arrays to Confidential VSP / HUS VM /HUS 110/130/150 family.
  • Commanding knowledge on AIX NPIV zoning.
  • Having good understanding on host mode settings on Arrays.
  • Configuring Snapshots / mirror on Netapp filers
  • Created NFS /CIFS share for NAS users.
  • Good experience on Netapp V fillers.
  • Worked with Micro code upgrades with various vendors
  • Worked on Backups

Environment: HDS VSP / USP-V / HNAS / EMC - VNX / Netapp. Confidential / Brocade.

Confidential

Sr. San Administrator

Responsibilities:

  • Created Storage, Initiator, Port groups. Allocated Thin and Thick storage pools using VMAX.
  • Implementing DR using SRDF and time finder
  • Allocated storage from VNX
  • Maintaining Isilons.
  • Involved in migration project from Clariion / DMX to VMAX.
  • Created raid groups, luns, storage groups using VSP
  • Managed HDS ( Confidential Data Systems) that include VSP, USP-V and AMS arrays.
  • Administered of Confidential (HDS) arrays using Device Manager (HDvM), Universal volume manager and Storage Navigator.
  • Implemented HDP to create storage pools in HDS.
  • Experienced in working on Confidential Tuning Manager (HTnM) in generating reports for Confidential storage arrays.
  • Implemented Dynamic pools for dynamic tearing in Confidential VSP.
  • Involved in migrating the data from one array to another using robocopy and rsync tools
  • Allocated storage from DMX and Vmax arrays using ECC, SMC and symcli
  • Worked with EMC and other vendors to troubleshoot issues and co-ordinate the maintenance on the arrays
  • Did regular backups, pushing agent & designed backup schedules using net backup
  • Allocating storage from NetApp Fillers in cluster mode and Regular.
  • Configured snapshots for MS Exchange periodically
  • Created disk quotas using On Tap.
  • NetApp filer’s configuration on FAS 3470. Install and update On Tap 7.x Snapmirror for DR site replication.
  • Maintained Luns, CIFS, NFS shares and snapshots.

Environment: Confidential AMS arrays, EMC VMAX, VNX Isilons, Clarion, and Netapp Arrays. Confidential MDS family & Brocade switches.

Confidential

Sr. San Administrator

Responsibilities:

  • Managed that include VSP, AMS, VMAX, VNX, and NetApp Filers arrays.
  • Monitored and configured Confidential, EMC and NetApp arrays using Device Manager, Universal volume Manager, Storage Navigator SMC, Unisphere and On Tap
  • Created Thin and Thick pools on VMAX
  • Allocated storage from VNX.
  • Worked with Hi Track suite to moniter alerts and taken necessary steps according to the alert.
  • Design and deployment of enterprise storage solutions using storage technologies like EMC VMAX, VNX models of storage arrays.
  • Generated reports for Confidential storage arrays (HTnM).
  • Implemented HUR (Universal Replicator), Shadow Images and setting up P-vol and S-vol devices for site to site replication in HDS VSP storage arrays
  • Allocated the storage luns from VSP and SNM2.
  • Created raid groups, luns, storage groups using VSP
  • Administered of Confidential (HDS) arrays using Device Manager (HDvM), Universal volume manager and Storage Navigator.
  • Experienced in working on Confidential Tuning Manager (HTnM) in generating reports for Confidential storage arrays.
  • Implemented Dynamic pools for dynamic tearing in Confidential VSP.
  • Implemented of HUR (Universal Replicator), Shadow Images and setting up P-vol and S-vol devices for site to site replication in HDS VSP storage arrays.
  • Involved in migrating the data from one array to another using robocopy and rsync tools
  • Allocated storage from VNX and Vmax arrays using ECC, SMC, Symcli and UniSphere.
  • Involved in multiple vendor sales pitch and POC procedures.
  • Involved in 32 bit - 64 bit host based Migration in Netapp
  • Allocated V-Volumes.
  • Worked with EMC and other vendors to troubleshoot issues and co-ordinate the maintenance on the arrays
  • Actvily involved in Backups & Recovery ticket using Netbackup and Commvault.
  • Upgrading service packs.

Environment: Confidential HUR, VSP, USP-V, AMS arrays, HNAS, EMC Clarion, EMC Vmax, EMC VNX, NetApp Arrays, CommVault Simpana. Confidential MDS 9000 series family. Netbackup & Commvault

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