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Richard Neighbors rnfde29e@westpost.

net Cell Phone 704-951-7691 SUMMARY Over 12 years of experience in IT industry as AIX Systems Administrator. Excellent skills in AIX System Management concepts and PowerVM Virtualization including, Installing and Building AIX Dynamic Logical Partitions (DLPAR). IBM power7, power6 and power5 hardware such as p770, p730 p720, p650,p670, p690 and p595 p590, p570, p520 and p510 Building and upgrading VIO Servers 1.5 to 2.1, Create DLPAR's, configure SAN LUNS to Virtualized VIOS Servers Map virtual SCSI and virtual storage to VIO client LPAR's, Configure Shared Ethernet Adapters (SEA) . Schedule weekly backups of HMC critical console data. Upgrade Hardware Management Console (HMC) firmware and software to 7.3.4. Manage local and SAN storage using IBM Logical Volume Manager and Veritas Volume Manager in file system organization, allocation and maintenance, Configuration and installation of storage subsystem, backup/restore strategies, implementation and management and troubleshooting. My Technical expertise also includes strong administration and maintenance of NIM, mksysb, HACMP. Peripheral Experience with environments consisting of EMC Storage Arrays (DMX4/DMX3), Shark, DS-8000, STK Robotic Tape Libraries, 984x Microcode upgrade ACSLS, Veritas Netbackup and EMC PowerPath. Assist with data database replication, migration and networking. Strong PERL Scripting and UNIX Shell Scripting. TECHNICAL SKILLS Certifications: IBM Certified Advanced Technical expert, IBM Certified Specialist eServer p5 and PSeries Operating Systems: AIX,HMC OS 7.3.4,VIO,LINUX, SOLARIS, ACSLS Protocols: TCP/IP, SEA,PPP, SLIP, UUCP, NETBEU, NETBIOS NFS,CIFS, NIS, DNS, SNA, VTAM, IPX, SPX Applications: Veritas Cluster Server, HACMP, NIM, LVM, Veritas Volume Manager, Veritas Netbackup, MYSQL ,LDAP, Informix, ,Sun One Directory Server, Oracle, Peoplesoft,Cerner Programming Languages: C,SQL, Bourne Shell, PERL, Regular Expressions, Expect, Korn Shell, HTML, SED, AWK Physical Layer Protocols: CAT5 Cabling, FDDI, TOKEN RING, ETHERNET, X.25, T1, T3

PerotSystems JAN 2007 till present Sr. AIX System Administrator System Administrator of IBM POWER-based p5/P6 series servers models ranging from p55 through p595 in an HACMP clustered environment. Correct technical problems within defined SLAs. Analyze root cause and permanently correct. Document incidents; perform server checks prior to server deployment to the network. Configure and maintain server systems; assist with capacity planning. o o o o Servers side configuration of Build VIO Server Monitor server performance Upgrade HMC Application IBM/EMC Storage Arrays

o Verify servers are backed up according to business needs o Devise and implement solutions that enhance server and application monitoring o Automate routine manual processes using PERL / KSH scripting o Follow defined change management process o Transfer technical knowledge to others o Patch Core AIX components o Manage AIX Dynamic LPAR and VIO server environments o Knowledge of HACMP configuration, maintenance and problem resolution o Support build out of Oracle database environments o Perform AIX Alternate Disk and NIM Installation o Secure Shell Configuration o Apache and Java application installation IBM Inc. JAN 2003 TO Jan 07 Sr. AIX System Administrator Remote telephone support for complex software products for external IBM customers. Primary products supported are AIX, Solaris. I have excellent troubleshooting skills, work well in a team environment, I am self motivated, able to work in a high pressure environments. My day-to-day tasks require both strong verbal and written communication skills also daily interaction with IBM external customers. I am comfortable working with a wide range of products. o UNIX System Administration for 1000+ various enterprise server platforms located in various data centers located in the US consisting Sun, HP and AIX. o Install, configure IPF NAT, Veritas Cluster Server. Create file systems using Veritas Volume. o Configure Emulex cards to IBM Total Storage, Hitachi 9900, EMC storage arrays, Manage ACSLS. STK Robotic Tape Libraries Also ADIC 2000i automated tape libraries and. Microcode. Configure server to SAN LUN connectivity. o Troubleshoot both HACMP and Veritas Cluster issues. o Configure network interfaces. o Configure NFS automate patch installs. o Automate various manual-reporting processes by writing PERL and KSH scripts. o Configure VPN platform using SSH, configure various network printing devices. o Configure Sendmail Mailhost and gateway connectivity. o AIX to Windows NT and Windows 2000 connectivity with SAMBA. o Implement Storage management with AIX,(LVM)and Veritas Logical Volume Managers. o Prioritize IT Projects, Mentor Junior Admins, o Interview perspective future AIX System Administrators. o Assist with managing Iplanet6, LDAP, and Bea Weblogic in a J2EE environments. o Team player constantly seeking to improvement existing skills. Sprint SEP 03 TO JAN 04 Sr. AIX System Administrator o Support of 2000+ UNIX Servers located in 11 independent data centers. To include installation of AIX and Solaris

o Assist with SAN disk and tape storage management. o Install security VPN (SSH) application. Configure Veritas Volume Manager and Veritas Netbackup. o Assist in performance tuning, and disaster recovery planning. o Perform system Kernel and Patch upgrades. o Wrote various scripts using PERL, KSH and AWK automating problem reporting and execution of repetitive tasks. o Monitor Veritas Cluster Server. Configure TCP/IP connectivity. o Participate in planning and execution client and server application upgrades. o Perform administration on AIX servers in local and remote Data Centers. o Represent group in various project-planning meetings. Escalate issues when necessary to appropriate vendor. o Modified existing PERL and PHP queries which ran against MSQL database (StorageTrack) tracking Veritas Netbackup success, failure and resource statistics associated with tape storage and bandwidth utilization. BANK ONE, IL MAR 02 TO Dec 02 AIX System Administrator o Support of 700+ UNIX Servers. To include installation of AIX, Solaris 2.8. o Assist with SAN disk and tape storage management. o Install security VPN (SSH) application. Configure Veritas Volume Manager and Veritas Netbackup. o Assist in performance tuning, and disaster recovery planning. o Perform system Kernel and Patch upgrades. o Wrote various scripts using PERL, KSH and AWK automating problem reporting and execution of repetitive tasks. o Monitor Veritas Cluster Server. Configure TCP/IP connectivity. o Participate in planning and execution client and server application upgrades. o Perform administration on AIX servers in local and remote Data Centers. o Represent group in various project-planning meetings. Escalate issues when necessary to appropriate vendor. VERIZON, TX JUN 01 TO FEB 02 AIX System Administrator o Solaris, AIX System Administration of enterprise server platforms ranging from E6800 through Sun Fire 12k. o Install, configure IPF NAT, Veritas Cluster Server. Create file systems using Veritas Volume Manager. Setup Oracle database environments. o Install SAN JNI Fiber cable connections and Brocade Switch cabling to Hitachi 9900, EMC storage arrays, STK Robotic Tape Libraries, 984x Microcode upgrade ACSLS. o Manage Data Center AIX and NT system backups. Install Windows 2000 and configure network interfaces. o Developed Data Center disaster recovery system combining both Solaris Jumpstart server, Netbackup, ADSM Enterprise backup management

solutions and Tape Libraries. o Configure NFS automate patch installs and Solaris upgrades with Jumpstart server. o Automate various manual-reporting processes by writing PERL and KSH scripts. o Configure VPN platform using SSH, setup Solaris DHCP servers and configure serial devices. o Create Jumpstart and remote boot servers, configure Sendmail. o Install RedHat Linux /AIX to Windows NT and Windows 2000 connectivity. o Setup HP and Xerox local and remote printing services. Mentor Junior AIX System Administrators Netscape plan and prioritize IT Projects. o Install J2EE, Autosys, Exploer. Anonymous FTP, Apache Web Server, ADSM. EDUCATION AND TRAINING o o o o o o o o o o o o o University of Maryland, German language studies Farmington University Advanced Database Administration Informix, Informix Inc. Veritas First Watch, Veritas Inc. Solaris UNIX System Administration Level II, Sun Microsystems Inc. AIX (UNIX) Advanced Systems Administrator, IBM Inc. HACMP 5.4 System Administration, IBM Inc. Certified Netware Engineer Novell Provo, Utah, Novell Inc. Beginning HTML, New Horizons Computer Learning Center Intermediate HTML, New Horizons Computer Learning Center JAVA Programming, IKON Solutions Electronics Warfare Equipment Repair Fort Devens, Massachusetts Electronic Equipment Repair Fort Gordon Georgia