EMC replication products like Mirrorview/S, Mirrorview/A, SRDF-Synchronous, SRDF- Asynchronous, SRDF Semi Synchronous and SRDF

Automated Replication.

Key Responsibilities: o o o o o Provide storage administration for EMC Clariion and EMC Symmetrix-DMX Storage frames. Monitoring the SAN environment with EMC Control Center and Navisphere Manager. Co-ordinating with vendor(EMC) for hardware replacements Performing the WWN Zoning using Connectrix Manager Symmetrix Storage provisioning. Create the meta luns from the available hypers Map the luns to FA ports Check for available address list in the FA ports Mask the luns to the host Installation and Administration of EMC Power Path software Deallocation of storage space (Clariion and Symmetrix-DMX)

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Wipro Technologies, Chennai Sep 05± Feb 09 Senior Systems Engineer

Key Responsibilities in Project: 1 o o o o o o o Monitoring of the EMC SAN environment and co-coordinating with the vendor to resolve the issue Storage Administration of EMC Clariion and EMC Symmetrix-DMX frames Performing the Zoning using Connectrix Manager Allocating luns from Clariion and Symmetrix storage Installation of HBA Drivers and EMC power path software in the host Reclaiming the storage space (Clariion and Symmetrix-DMX) from the decommissioned servers Have done host based heterogeneous migration

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Key Responsibilities: o Provide storage administration for EMC Clariion and Symmetrix-DMX3, DMX 4.

EMC Clariion and Symmetrix DMX2. Log effort.0. support and defect data in real time for analysis of trends and detection of any particular outage. Technical guidance to new recruits and team. thereby ensuring Client satisfaction Provide technical guidance to the team. McData. and Connectrix Switches. Identify technical training requirements and tracking development needs of newer team members. and expedite issues as and when required. Timely escalation / Status updates. project performance analysis etc. Participate in work product enhancement reviews. Coordinating with vendor (EMC) for hardware replacements Performing the WWN Zoning using Brocade Web based GUI & CLI. Timely response to customer requests. Preparing RCA¶s. Symmetrix Storage provisioning. DMX3. EMC Control Center and Solution Enabler 7. DMX4. Also ensure Team activity with all responsibilities during the absence of Tech Lead.  Storage Application  Storage Box/Unit Support  Switches @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ .o o o o o o o o Monitoring the SAN environment with EMC Control Center and Navisphere Manager. project monitoring reviews. Create the Meta luns from the available hypers Map the luns to FA ports Check for available address list in the FA ports Mask the luns to the host Installation and Administration of HBA Drivers and EMC Power Path software Deallocation of storage space (Clariion and Symmetrix-DMX) Have done host based heterogeneous migration Monitoring of the EMC SAN environment and co-coordinating with the vendor to resolve the issue o o o o o o o o o Managing a team of 13 members and provide technical assistance to them to solve the Customers computer hardware issue in timely manner Providing Technical Resolutions for Computer hardware issues and Windows operating system problems Resolve issues proactively. and Foresee issues & take timely action. Brocade. SKILLS OUTLINE  Operating System Working knowledge on Windows and Solaris Navisphere Manager.

metaluns.  Managing SAN hardware and software upgrades and break/fix activities.  Configuring CIFS shares and NFS mountpoints on NAS.  Designing and configuring disk data replication mechanisms. Implementing.  Cabling and connecting servers to SAN. provide support for production SAN issues. 250 Mcdata Switches. 32 Brocade switches. 22 NAS boxes. Providing input into operational best practices and suggest improvements to the existing environment. Adding and Removing Zones from Zone Configuration.  Manage relationship with SAN vendor EMC. storage groups and hypers.  Performing lun management. 4 IBM DS-8K Boxes. Participating in on-call rotation for support of a 24x7 environment. 20 VMAX boxes. Providing Tier 3 support for the Storage environment interfacing with senior level vendor support personnel (EMC) and other IT staff and driving resolution. raid groups.  Implementing hardware. 15 IBM-ESS Boxes. Experience in providing technical guidance and training to more junior staff. snapshots (TimeFinder). and supporting highly available Storage environments including array-toarray replication (SRDF). VIO and windows servers. firmware and software upgrades and patches to maintain technology currency. 6 Centerra boxes Responsibilities in IBM INDIA         Administration of multiple SAN/NAS Storage Arrays (EMC) and Fabrics (McData & Brocade). .  Advanced level position into production support of the distributed storage and backup services (Focal for KP HealthConnect Environment which is a mission critical application). Interacting with customers to define requirements. develop and deliver solutions. Monitoring and analyzing performance statistics to produce recommendations for the environment.  Managing and monitoring SAN performance and capacity.  Actively involved in Migration and Decommission Activities on Storage.  Managing storage allocations for AIX platforms.Storage Infrastructure of customer: 150 DMX boxes. 30 Clariion Boxes.  Configuration planning/implementing of new storage refreshes projects.  Creating Zone Configuration.

activation and termination). reporting and troubleshooting. activation).  Coordination for migration of the data mover server of different TSM servers. configuration. SAN fabric.  Assisted in providing 7-day. Supporting large complex 5 data center production environment. configuration and integration of storage array into SAN fabric and ensuring that all HealthConnect users needs are met in regards to all storage related activities. Performing storage (SAN) and backup (TSM backup and recovery) provisioning.           Maintain 18PB of storage space and over 4000 san switch ports on equipment in 30+ KP regional facilities. Day to day interaction with vendors for problem resolution and with Systems Administrators for storage requests and problem diagnosing.    Technical Skill Set  Extensive knowledge in administration in Storage Area Networks (SAN). maintenance. with typical rate of more than 99% on daily to weekly basis.  Implementing changes and remediates problems and vulnerabilities to meet the needs of customers while maintaining a stable environment  Played key role in increasing backup success rate and reliability to more than 98% overall. problem and changing management functions for all data centers. Performing incident. Remote Management of Enterprise Fabric Manager to Manage Multiple SAN Switches ( Brocade and Mcdata ) Upgrading Firmware for Mcdata & Brocade Switches & Directors. . Manage and resolve problems identified by sys admins or monitoring software Work (Tivoli) with change and problem management tools (Remedy) Hardware /software fault detection and vendor liaison Liaise with customer accounts as required Actively and pre-emotively determining possible faults and causes by the execution of pre-determined health and operational checks.  Gathering Host environment issues using EMC Reports and EMCGrab to resolve host related issues on the San network. Working with customers to understand requirements. backup scripts created with the involvement of EMC and the customer and then installation of TSM agents. plan design. resource management. Handling Sev 1/Sev 2 tickets and Data Loss and Data Unavailable issues. Configuring/Troubleshooting the multi path. Providing leadership in Customer initiatives by employing IBM best practices. It involved movement of all the scripts of the Clone (creation. Co-coordinating with Onsite Engineer for any Hardware failures and Microcode upgrades. snap ( creation. 24-hour storage and administration and technology support for SAN storage.  Configuration and administration of EMC PowerPath software for redundant path failover and recovery.

Brocade: web tool and CLI.  Comfortable in opening cases with EMC and driving them to closure. Navisphere. VIO and Windows. EMC2 Control Center (ECC).  Has worked on EMC Symmetrix CLI ( Solutions Enabler ).  Good understanding of storage architecture  Operating system command exposure (AIX and Wintel for limited administration purposes). NetApp: Data Fabric Manager (DFM).  Managing the NAS Backend Storage with EMC Clariion and DMX through Celera Manager and CLI.  Proficient in BCV sync / split processes and RDF1 RDF2 sync / split. Products y EMC2: Solutions Enabler/SYMCLI. Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF). McData: Connectrix Manager. EMC Control Centre ( ECC ) Navisphere Manager.  Has exposure to EMC Timefinder and SRDF environments. Soft Skills  Have excellent team working skills balanced with ability to work alone and a positive attitude. y y y @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ . Troubleshooting the SAN connectivity on different Operating Systems like AIX.  Co-ordinated with Onsite Engineer for any Hardware failures and Microcode upgrades. Powerpath. Symmetrix Management Console (SMC). TimeFinder.  In position to get in-depth knowledge of the firms complex infrastructure environment.  Good communication skills to manage global customers. Celera Manager.  Storage provisioning on high end storage sub systems EMC V-MAX.  Desire to obtain formal certification in product set supported.  Has exposure to viewing Clarion and Symmetrix / DMX errors and hardware failures. both written and verbal.  Ability to quickly assimilate technical and non-technical information.  Configured Zoning on Brocade and Mcdata switches.  Proficient with viewing Symmetrix configuration data using Solutions Enabler and ECC.  Good knowledge in storage procedures and documentation. DMX. CLARiiON.  Fluency in English is mandatory.

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