- IT professional with real - world customer-facing experience
- Possesses a verifiable track record of positive results, attention to detail and follow-through on complex issues
- NetBackup 4.X, 5.X, 6.X, 6.5 X. 7.0, 7.5 engineering and trouble-shooting skills
- Personnel and Project Management experience
- Teaching and developing NetBackup training classes
- Over 15 years of NetBackup experience
- NetBackup certifications for NetBackup 7.5 Windows STS and Confidential Appliances
SR. NetBackup Consultant
- Upgraded Fortune 500 company NetBackup environment from NBU 5.1 to NBU 7.X, this was a very complex upgrade as their environment had several flavors of NetBackup,
- Performed many MSDP media server installations and have extensive knowledge of troubleshooting.
- Have done several NetBackup Master and Media server appliance installations and configuration for clients. Created custom documentation for installing appliances via the GUI or command line.
- Worked on a team that revamped the Health Check process, this included all documentation and tools used when performing health checks for customers.
- Performed health checks for two different data centers. This included documenting all NetBackup policies for two large Data Centers.
- Ran audits of NetBackup environments for two large data centers. Removed over 250 NetBackup clients that were in duplicate policies. This reduced tape usage and reduction of backups significantly.
- Investigated slowness of NetBackup clients, and implemented multiplexing to speed up backup performance..
- Performed NetBackup health checks for several large customers.
- Completed a four master catalog merge project for a fortune 500 company.
- Excellent in writing documentation. Wrote NetBackup installation documents for several customers.
- Configured and troubleshooting of Data Domain OST in use with NetBackup.
- Willing to travel 100% if need be.
Sr. Solutions Specialist
- Worked with customers on implementing NetBackup at their sites. This involved working with the customer on pre-engagement tasks and ensuring that the customer was ready for installing NetBackup.
- Created NetBackup architecture documents for customers. This involved documenting and created Visios for their NetBackup environment.
- Extensive experience regarding new installs and upgrades of NetBackup.
- Installed and configured all aspects of NetBackup.
- Familiar with Catalog merges and renaming of masters for both UNIX and Windows Platforms.
- Excellent troubleshooting and can find any resource regarding NetBackup. Able to understand what NetBackup is doing related to logs.
- Able to install NetBackup on any OS platform.
- Experienced on performing Disaster Recovery for NetBackup on windows platforms.
- Received training on custom scripting for VBR 6.5.
- Some experience scripting of NetBackup on windows platforms.
- Configured Data Domain to use NetBackup Open Storage plug-in.