Storage Manager Resume Profile, USA

Reference Id: 52826     Posted on Wednesday 17th June 2015      Storage Area Network / SAN



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Storage Manager Resume Profile, USA

Profile
A Self Starter Self Motivated Self Directed professionally qualified versatile person with extensive knowledge and skills in various fields of computer sciences holding more than 15 Years of IT Industry experience which include 6 Years in System Administration Networking storage area networks SAN Backup and Disaster recovery 6 8 years in IT application support positions with high level problem solving Excellent organizational skills and multi tasking ability Strong customer focus and results oriented There to learn new technologies and applications Interoperate with other technical departments High ability to communicate effectively with internal and external customers possessing a wide range of technical knowledge Self motivated and able to work independently on multiple group projects Ability to maintain a positive and cooperative attitude in sometimes stressful situations Proven skills leading complex projects independently Proven skills analyzing and troubleshooting complex system configurations Strong project management skills with the ability to prioritize competing project timelines innovative ways to resolve problems An Effective team player willing to assist others when needed Ability to represent the department from a technology perspective Coordinating planning installing and maintaining the storage systems in multiple data centers
Objective
To work with a company which can utilize my skills in the fields of expertise and provides open and conductive work environment plus challenging job opportunities and gives exposure and implementation of emerging new technologies
TECHNOLOGIES
Cloud Computing


Storage/SAN
VCE Flexpod UCS VPLEX V DIRECTOR
High End Disk Systems
EMC VMAX 20K VMAX 10K Data domain dd2500 VNX5500 Symmetrix DMX Series DMX1000 DMX2000 DMX3000 EMC Clarion CX/CX3 Series CX3 20 CX3 40 CX3 80 NetApp FAS 270 FAS 2020 FAS 3020C FAS 6040 FAS 6070 VSERIES 6040 Hitachi AMS 2300 USP600 HP EVA4400 SUN STORAGETEC IBM DS 8700 DS6800 3PAR IBM XIV
Tape Backup Systems
NetApp NearStore VTL600 IBM 3494 Library HP Storagetek Ts 3500 Tape library EMC Legato Networker 7 6 1 EMC Avamar Symantec Netback 6 IBM TSM 6 1
Switches
Brocade Silkworm 200E 4100 5100 Cisco MDS 9124 MDS 9134 Nexus Mc data
Routers
Silkworm Multiprotocol Router AP7420
NAS
Netapp Storevault 300 Celera NS480//VNX5500 Series IBM NASGateway 300/500 G
SAN Management
DataOntap 7 1 DataOntap7 3 1 DataOntap 8 0 cluster mode EMC Control Centre Visual SAN Data Fabric Manager Filerview Brocade Fabric Manager SAN Health Fabricwatch BURA Tivoli Storage Manager Hitachi Storage Navigator Hitachi HiTrack Hitachi Device Manager Hitachi Tuning Manager Hitachi Replication Manager Symantec Antivirus for fiber IBM SVC IBM XIV
Data Protection
SnapVault OSSV MetroCluster ReplicatorX TSM Legato Networker 7 6 1 EMC Avamar Veritas netBackup5 0 CommVault QiNetix Galaxy Backup Software Ver 6 0 Hitachi True Copy Hitachi Shadow Image SnapManager for Oracle Snapmanager for sharepoint SnapManager for SQL SnapManger for Micorsoft Exchange Protection Manager EMC Open replicator EMC Sancopy EMC Timefinder IBM TSM 6 1 EVA Continuous Access
Volume Management
FlexVol FlexClone MultiStore StorageScope Device Manager Tiered Storage Manager and Tuning Manager
Networking
WAN
Cisco Routers
LAN
Cisco 3Com Nortel Switches
Network Management
HP NNM Cisco Works
Design Tools
Microsoft Visio 2003

System Administration
Unix
Redhat Linux4 Solaris10 Aix 5L
Windows
Windows 2000/2003/2005/2008 Server
Corporate Trainings

  • EMC SAN Clarion Navisphere
  • EMC SAN Symmetrix ECC ControlCenter training
  • EMC SAN Design Foundations
  • EMC Industry best practices
  • 5 days training in EMC SAN Zoning
  • Brocade Silkworm Administration and Diagnostic
  • Brocade Multiprotocol Router Training
  • Architecting VMware Solutions on NetApp Storage
  • FAS 2000 series Hardware Maintenance
  • Fibre Channel Switching Concepts
  • Fiber Channel SAN troubleshooting
  • Nearstore R200 Series Hardware Maintenance Supplement
  • VCP training rom HP
  • Operation Manager administration
  • Performance issues and management on SAN and NAS
Certifications

  • EMC Proven Associate Professional Certification
  • Microsoft Certified System Administrator on Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Certified Professional on Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Certified System Engineer on Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Certified System Administrator on Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Certified System Administrator Messaging on Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • Comptia A
  • NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator NCDA
  • NetAPP Certified Implementation Expert NCIE
  • VCP
  • HDS Certified Implementation Specialist
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator RHCSA
  • Oracle Certified Associate OCA
  • IBM High Volume Storage Specialist
  • IBM Certified Storage Administrator
  • Symantec Certified Veritas Storage Foundation for UNIX



Confidential
Storage Architect Lead


  • Validate the design of SAN and NAS solutions
  • Setup 4 Node cluster
  • Scale up FAS 3210 to two additional nodes
  • Architect DataOntap clustermode 8 2 4 for Microsoft Exchange and Vmware and KVM
  • Designed NetApp 7mode to Cmode
  • Designed Netapp Cmode for Oracle vmware Microsoft environment
  • Managed and executed Netapp Cmode Migration
  • Installed and Manged On command Unified Manager Insight System Manager
  • Trained Customer on On Command Suite
  • Designed and Setup SnapMirror Snapvault on NetApp cluster mode

  • Installed OnCommand suite version 6 4
  • Configured Implemented On Command Dashboards
  • Created custom reports on Capacity and Performance

  • Configured OCI to collect performance and capacity data from EMC s VMax Vnx HDS USP Vfilers Implementing Dashboards
  • Creating custom reports specifically out of the box reports on Capacity and Performance
  • Experience in using OCI to collect performance and capacity data from EMC s VMax NS960 HDS USP/V
  • Experience with Brocade SAN switches

  • Migrated 100 TB of EMC Vnx data to netapp cluster mode
  • Installed and Designed VNX5500 from the scratch Certifying new NetApp controllers FAS3210 FAS3240 and FAS6210 for NAS deployment for greater connectivity scalability improved performance and native onboard 10GbE and SAS ports
  • Coordinate with NetApp on the newer updates for different FAS systems certified in the lab and be included in the upgrade and build process for newer installations
  • Implemented NetApp NFS Export Management NFS NetGroup Management Tools to enable administrators to create amend Exports Netgroups using graphical interface which removes the need to manually edit text files it will check the syntax check make backups and perform basic validation of updates
  • Migrated 500Terabytes of data during data center migration from lower end storage arrays FAS270c FAS960c to robust arrays FAS3040c and FAS3020c using SnapMirror
  • Troubleshooting the performance issues with CIFS NFS
  • Enabled CIFS/NFS protocol created volumes/qtrees/quotas and respective shares with proper permissions and presented them to windows and UNIX servers
  • Involved in architecture planning and deployment installing configuring job management scheduling performance analysis capacity trending and planning policy review and analysis critical data recovery NDMP NAS backup recovery testing and verification
  • Configured NetAppStorage Network that includes NetApp Filers setup quota administration snapshots backup and restore OS and Firmware upgrade failed disk replacement cluster design NDMP backup network configuration NFS CIFS administration disaster recovery fail over and fail back between sites
  • Used SANscreen service insight to monitor storage infrastructure in near real time reporting back the current state of all infrastructure objects such as storage arrays hosts switches volumes disks and ports and their properties such as zoning mapping storage availability port use and port status
  • Used SANscreen Capacity Manager for near real time visibility into global resource allocations rule based automated service tier management and utilization and chargeback reports to accelerate application provisioning manage reservations of different resources forecast based on future demand and simplify the provisioning process enabling front line support engineers to create and use accurate service provisioning action plans
Confidential
Storage Manager

  • Installed and Configured NetApp Filers FAS 6070 FAS 6080 Vseries 6040
  • Connected Filers to fibre Channel Network Ethernet network
  • Installed Snap drive for unix on Aix Server Solaris Server Windows Server Linux Server
  • Manage design upgrade and maintain firm wide storage area network including NetApp and Brocade Fiber infrastructure provisioning storage data replication and snapshots in a multiprotocol environment
  • Enterprise/Architect background in NetApp SAN and storage technologies
  • NetApp SnapManager for Exchange SQL SharePoint and virtual Infrastructure
  • NetApp OnCommand Management Software
  • Engineering NetApp SAN environments in support of VMWare environments using NFS
  • LuN Export to iscsi and fcp environment
  • Upgraded DataOntap to 7 3 1 from the Aix client
  • Data ontap 8 0 upgrade without any down time
  • Implemented thin provision to reduce overhead
  • Open system Data Migrations Oracle and Sql databases
  • Zoned various hosts using Soft Zoning
  • Executed file migration from source network appliance to target VNX arrays using file copy utilities EMCopy/Robocopy/or other file based migration tools
  • Migration executing incremental filesystem copies during business hours with scheduled downtime for final cutover from source network appliance to target VNX
  • Performed necessary data migration as required and defined by EMC migration policy Configuration and layout of storage as necessary
  • Migrated NFS datastores from VNX to Netapp
  • Migrated Oracle and SQL databases from Netapp to VNX
  • CLUSTER MODE
  • Created aggregates
  • Created a flash pool
  • Created Virtual server
  • NDU dataontap clustermode software
  • Build a namespace using multiple volumes
  • Configure FlexCache
  • Create an infinite volume
  • Supported cluster interconnect switches
  • Set up and configure SAN and NAS protocols
  • Configure the storage efficiency features
  • Administer mirroring technology and data protection
  • Add Node to the cluster
  • Manage the physical and virtual resources within a cluster
  • Manage features to ensure nondestructive operations
  • Identify the networking components and features of a cluster
  • Implement supported cluster and management network switches
  • Perform basic troubleshooting of a cluster
  • Scale a cluster horizontally

Confidential
Storage Architect



  • Promote emerging technologies that address business needsManagement maintenance and implementation of Hitachi Storage environment VSP USP V USP VM AMS 2000 HNAS HCP
  • Design and implementation of SAN which includes installing and configuring of Hitachi storage boxes and fibre channel switches
  • Manage fiber switches/directors from Cisco Brocade and Mcdata Zoning / VSANs / FC IP / ISL setup
  • Storage provisioning LUN Management LUN masking zoning performance management and volume management Planning allocations and de allocations
  • Installation configuration and operation of Hitachi software products Device Manger Tuning Manager Tiered Storage Manager Hitachi Dynamic Link Manager and Raid Manager
  • Monitoring and managing True Copy Shadow Image Copy on write using Storage Navigator and Raid Manger
  • Solution architecting Extensive provisioning new implementations large upgrades or migration of the Storage Arrays
  • Disaster recovery infrastructure planning building testing and product research/new release evaluation
  • Monitoring and optimization of the performance tuning capacity planning proactive monitoring and automation of storage Arrays
  • Storage virtualization and good technical exposure in Virtual Partition Manager in VSP USP Arrays
  • Manage AMS Arrays using Storage Navigartor Moudlar 2 tool and working knwolege on HNAS
  • Knowledge on technologies like Dynamic provisioning replicator and Tiering with Enterprise Array
  • Manage multipathing softwares HDLM VERITAS DMP etc
  • Provide daily weekly and monthly storage status Capacity and perfromance reports
  • Vendor management in fixing the critica/Major issues and upgrades
  • Liaise and work with hardware/software vendors and project groups as required
  • Analyze and resolve escalated problems within target Trouble shooting Storage related problems and alerts monitoring
  • work with vendor on new trends and measure to cut cost time and improve productivity
  • Good knowledge about the Vendor Best practices for Perfromance Availability and security
  • Continually align the Engineering Services to current and future needs of Business Units through world class Service Management practices and High Value Service Improvement actives
  • Testing and certifying the newer ONTAP versions 8 X and implementing them on Production environments
  • Install configure and maintain enterprise class storage array systems
  • Performance tuning tier1 frames with EMC software s like SPA and ECC performance analyzer
  • Architect plan and implement new storagemigration projects
  • Switch zoning using Data center fabric manager
  • Implement and maintain disaster recovery and high availability projects in storage environment
  • Provide Level 4 production support to all storage systems
  • Upgraded Data ONTAP from DOT 7 3 6p5 to DOT 8 02p6 with minimal disturbance to support ASIS application
  • Testing Certifying and upgrading the new versions of RLM 3 1p1 Shelf Firmware s ESH4 Firmware 14 20 AT FCX 37 38 Disk Firmware s
  • PowerPath installation on Windows and unix box
  • Day to day Troubleshooting Techniques
  • Created Devices and Pools
  • Created RDF Groups and Pairs
  • Device Masking with Autoprovisioning groups
  • Performed Virtual lun Migration
  • Implemented and Managed FASTVP
  • Configured TimeFinder/Clone Operations
  • Vmax virtual provisioning and concepts
  • Implemented Fiber Channel SAN by enabling the Fibre Channel Protocol Configuring FCP ports LUN for Vmware windows and linux
  • Created an iSCSI LUN using SnapDrive for Windows
  • Configured Networks on different filers VLANS ifgrp s
Configured replication solutions using Snapshots Snap Restore SnapVault Snapmirror

  • MultiStore vfiler Implementation
  • MultiStore vfiler Configuration
  • MultiStore vfiler Administration
Confidential
Storage Architect Charlotte NC
Installed and Configured NetApp Filers FAS 6070 FAS 6080 Vseries 6040

  • Connected Filers to fibre Channel Network Ethernet network
  • Installed Snap drive for unix on Aix Server Solaris Server Windows Server Linux Server
  • Installed and Configured Snap Manager for Oracle Sql Sharepoint and Microsoft Exchange
  • Installed configured and Supported ESX server Lab Manager vSphere vCenter
  • Scripted and automated configuration Power Shell Virtual networks fencing standard/distributed switches Linked Clones Thin Provisioning and Consolidating Linked VMs
  • Configured Snap drive on Windows and Unix Servers Storage Management using Command Suite v7 x
  • Configured and managed external storage using Device Manager
  • Configured the administration tasks associated with Hitachi Device Manager

  • Added storage systems and hosts to Hitachi Device Manager configuration

  • VMware Infrastructure design and planning involving large scale clusters

  • Dynamic Link Manager Advanced Hitachi Tiered Storage Manager

  • Hitachi Tuning Manager

  • Hitachi TrueCopy

  • Hitachi Copy on Write Snapshot X

  • Performed host and storage provisioning tasks using Device Manager
  • Created and managed logical groups using Device Manager
  • Download and configure Hitachi Device Manager Command Line Interface
  • Installed and configured Hitachi Dynamic Link Manager for path management
  • Used Hitachi Global Link Manager for path management
  • Day to day storage administration and provisioning
  • Storage migration using EMC Open Replicator
  • Replicated VMware VMFS volumes using Replication Manager
  • SRDF data replication management
  • TimeFinder Snap clone and Mirror application management
  • EMC Clariion and Symmetrix Management
  • Created Qtrees for cifs and nfs
  • SRDF Implementation on Vmax
  • General administration concepts
  • Known problems and resolutions
  • Vmax internals and architecture
  • PowerPath installation on Windows and unix box
  • Day to day Troubleshooting Techniques
  • Created Devices and Pools
  • Created RDF Groups and Pairs
  • Device Masking with Autoprovisioning groups
  • Performed Virtual lun Migration
  • Implemented and Managed FASTVP
  • Configured TimeFinder/Clone Operations
  • Vmax virtual provisioning and concepts
  • Implemented NFS exports
  • Implemented CIFS shares
  • Configured different levels of Quotas
  • Implemented Fiber Channel SAN
  • Enabled the Fibre Channel Protocol
  • Configured FCP ports
  • Created LUN for Vmware windows and linux
  • Enabled the iSCSI Protocol Connected Windows to a LUN with iSCSI Implement and configured Flex clone Volumes for the Test environment
  • Implemented deduplication for space management
  • ESX Command Line Troubleshooting Methods using SSH access
  • Porting VM between different VMware Products and Versions
  • P2V Consolation Both Physical and VM
  • Installation and Administration of Linux and windows servers OS
  • Troubleshooting performance problems
  • Experience in coordinating with OEM vendors VMware and HP
  • Experience in coordinating with teams for scheduling periodical maintenance on all hardware
  • Conduct software product installation configuration management maintenance testing and documentation of VMware and related products
  • Lead VMware virtualization engineering and support activities
  • Resolve problems conduct advanced research and identify product/service innovations
  • Conduct VMware assessments Health checks to ensure appropriate resource allocation system reliability and availability sufficient capacity and optimal performance
  • Conduct VMware Virtualization Assessments to recommend consolidation scenarios and project cost savings associated with virtualization
  • Define and implement comprehensive automation processes for VMware including creating scripts for recurring system tasks and DR Failover activities
  • Develop and maintain technical documentation design specs architecture configuration diagrams standard operating procedures processes standards site reference etc
  • Promote new ideas strategies technologies and concepts which improve quality and reduce costs
  • Conduct environmental evaluation coordination activities scheduling and execution of migrating hosts to the virtualized environment
  • Develop and maintain system resiliency business continuance and disaster recovery strategies methodologies and procedures
  • Provide training and ongoing support to other engineers
  • Continually evaluate better ways to monitor VMware environment and recommend solutions to improve efficiencies Develop and maintain system resiliency business continuance and disaster recovery strategies methodologies and procedures
  • Hands on experience with VMware VI3 / sphere installation and configuration of ESX / ESXi 3x 4x and vCenter3x 4x back up virtual machines as well as DR strategies utilizing VMotion HA SAN snapshots LUN replication etc
  • Hands on experience with Virtual Machine distribution
  • Hands on experience with physical to virtual conversions using native tools and/or third party products
  • Proven implementation experience with all high availability features of VI3 / vSphere including VMotion HA Virtual SMP DRS Vswitch design advanced performance troubleshooting command line utilities working knowledge of the VMFS file system including configuration and management creating clones images and templates resource allocation resource pools and system monitoring
  • Implemented VMware s Virtual Switch technology port aggregation NIC teaming/bonding VLAN trunking and port groups both logical and physical storage topologies
    Solid understanding of storage technology and how VI3 / vSphere is implemented with shared storage eg fiber channel iSCSI NFS or CIFS RDM vs VMFS strategies for performance and optimization across logical and physical network topologies
Confidential
STORAGE ARCHITECT Confidential

  • Implemented Metro Cluster on FAS 6070 systems
  • LuN Export to iscsi and fcp environment
  • Upgraded DataOntap to 7 3 1 from the Aix client
  • Data ontap 8 0 upgrade without any down time
  • Implemented thin provision to reduce overhead
  • Open system Data Migrations Oracle and Sql databases
  • Zoned various hosts using Soft Zoning
  • Upgraded the Disk firmware
  • Upgraded the Shelf firmware
  • Extra Disk shelf installation without any downtime
  • Scheduled Snapshots for various environments
  • Layout the cables from Filers to the switch and clients
  • Replaced defective ESH modules
  • Replaced defective power supply
  • Configured Looping on the fcp Disk Shelf s and Sas disk shelf s
  • Restored Oracle Tables using Snaprestore
  • Fixed Compact Flash card Error by replacing the control panel subassembly
  • Fixed invalid Clock by replacing the motherboard battery
  • Updated the System firmware to a version that contains an updated microcode database
  • Installed and configured NearStore R200
  • Used Operations Manager for managing and monitoring SnapVault and Open Systems SnapVault disk to disk backups
  • Installed and configured Protection Manager Provisioning Manager
  • Installed and Uninstalled DataFabric Manager on the different systems
  • Refreshed data using SnapMirror SnapShot whenever needed
  • Installed iSCSI software and SnapDrive 3 0 software on windows 2003 Server and Aix server
  • Configured Network Appliance SnapVault software for regular backup data stored on NetApp or any other storage platform to Network Appliance enterprise storage and NearStore systems providing a centralized disk based backup solution for heterogeneous storage environments
  • Created LUNs and Volumes across a large pool of disks and one or more RAID groups using FlexVol
  • Performed automatic incremental data replication between systems synchronous or asynchronous using SnapMirror
  • Created Luns using IBM SVC
  • Virtual disk mirroring through SVC
  • Used existing luns by Image mode
  • Data migrations by vdisks from Mdisks
  • Replication using disk mirroring and flash copy
  • San Volume controller Initial setup and configurations
  • Created cluster using service panel
  • Configured the AIX hosts
  • Running SVC commands from an AIX host system
  • Configured HBAs for IBM System p hosts Configured for fast fail and dynamic tracking Subsystem Device Driver SDD Path Control Module SDDPCM
  • Discovering the assigned VDisk using SDD and AIX 5L V5 3 Using SDD
  • Creating and preparing volumes for use with AIX 5L V5 3 and SDD
  • Discovering the assigned VDisk using AIX V6 1 and SDDPCM Using SDDPCM
  • Creating and preparing volumes for use with AIX V6 1 and SDDPCM
  • Expanding an AIX volume
  • Removing an SVC volume on AIX
Confidential
SAN/Backup Administrator
Roles and

Responsibilities



  • Installed and Configured NetApp Filers FAS 2020 FAS 6040
  • Connected Filers to fibre Channel Network Ethernet network DAFS network Remote management card third party SCSI tape backup devices
  • Fixed CompactFlash card Error by replacing the control panel subassembly
  • Fixed invalid Clock by replacing the motherboard battery
  • Updated the System firmware to a version that contains an updated microcode database
  • Installed and configured NearStore R200
  • Used Operations Manager for managing and monitoring SnapVault and Open Systems SnapVault disk to disk backups
  • Installed Networker Server
  • Installed Networker Clients
  • Installed Networker Storage Node
  • Installed Networker Management Console
  • Installed Networker License Manager
  • Used Unisphere for creating volumes on celera NS480
  • Exported volumes to unix linux system on Celera NS480
  • Upgraded DART on Celera NS480
  • Created Cifs shares on NS480
  • Used Rainfinity for storage migrations
  • Installed new blades on NS480
  • Used SnapSure to create snapshots on NS480
  • Installed EMC Celera Replicator
  • Implemented Celera data duplication Fast Cache
  • Storage allocation using Automated Volume Management
  • Tuned performance using Celera Multipath File system
  • Installed and configured CAVA
  • Upgraded Networker Modules from previous Release
  • Installation of Networker in Cluster and non Clustered mode
  • Installed and Uninstalled DataFabric Manager on the different systems
  • Refreshed data using SnapMirror SnapShot whenever needed
  • Installed iSCSI software and SnapDrive 3 0 software on windows 2003 Server
  • Configured Network Appliance SnapVault software for regular backup data stored on NetApp or any other storage platform to Network Appliance enterprise storage and NearStore systems providing a centralized disk based backup solution for heterogeneous storage environments
  • Created LUNs and Volumes across a large pool of disks and one or more RAID groups using FlexVol
  • Performed automatic incremental data replication between systems synchronous or asynchronous using SnapMirror
  • Export files and volumes using NFS Protocol
  • Created Shares using CIFS Protocol
  • Restored single files directories LUNs and volumes from Snapshot backup using SnapRestore
  • Created aggregate Add disks to the aggregate Destroyed the aggregate using Data ONTAP 7 2
  • Copied all data including Snapshot copies and FlexVol volumes from one aggregate to another
  • Created Qtrees in user volume
  • Configured Vlans
  • Configured Vifs
  • Installed and Configured NetApp Filers FAS 2020 FAS 6040
  • Connected Filers to fibre Channel Network Ethernet network DAFS network Remote management card third party SCSI tape backup devices
  • Fixed CompactFlash card Error by replacing the control panel subassembly
  • Fixed invalid Clock by replacing the motherboard battery
  • Updated the System firmware to a version that contains an updated microcode database
Installed and configured NearStore R200

  • Installed Clustering on 3020C filers
  • Upgraded DataOntap to 7 2 Version
  • Managed Raid groups using DataONTAP 7 0
  • Used FilerView to create LUNs and igroups
  • Implemented administered and maintained EMC Clarion CX3 40 CX3 80
  • Provisioned LUN s to servers databases and Configured NAS
  • Configured zoning on FC Switches using the vendors Fabric Manager for Storage access by multi vendor
  • Configured and administered Fiber Channel Switches Brocade and McData and Zoning
  • Zoned M series switches with Connectrix Manager
  • Installed and configured Emulex and Qlogic HBAs for SAN connectivity
  • Maintaining EMC units using EMC Powerpath Zoning
  • Played a lead role in storage capacity and performance planning
  • LUNS and allocating storage capacity to the DB servers in the event of emergency disk requirements
  • Mounting and managing LUN and HBA configuration
  • Established company wide standard data storage /archive/retrieval systems and utilize RAID sub systems for fault tolerance
  • Installation and distribution of all software Patches and Service packs
  • Planned and implemented High availability Disaster Recovery of SAN/NAS Storage
  • Documentation of storage plans and strategies and executing the test plans
  • Implemented Veritas NetBackup 5 0
  • High availability host configurations with PowerPath and Microsoft Cluster Services MSCS
  • Day to Day operations included reporting and escalating host issues
  • 24x7 on call support for trouble shooting
EMC NETWORKER 6 0


  • Created a probe based group configuring a cloning schedule performing a directed recovery of save sets configuring checkpoint restarts and the client configuration wizard
  • Used Software Administration wizard and nsrpush to automatically upgrade Networker hosts to a newer release
  • Installed and configured Networker MS Windows and UNIX/Linux
  • Operated NMC Server and Administration
  • Performed Server initiated and Client initiated Backups
  • Configured Client related Resources and Groups Schedules Po
  • Configured Networker Pools
  • Configured Standalone Device Management
  • Configured Jukebox/Auto changer Management
  • Configured the Networker Server Performance Notifications Security Licensing
  • Configured/Performed Cloning
  • Configured/Performed Staging
  • Networker Database Management
  • Performed Brow sable Recoveries
  • Performed Save Set Recoveries
  • Performed a Control Data Recovery
  • NMC Reporting and Management
  • Updated Networker Software Software Administration
Environment AIX Red Hat Linux 4 Solaris 10 Windows 2000 2003 Commvault Simpana Legato Networker EMC Connectrix Manager Veritas VxVM 3 0 2/3 0 4/3 1 VxFS 3 3 1/3 3 2/3 3 3 Brocade and McData switches DataONTAP 7G Near Store VTL300 VTL700 on NetApp FAS 3070 FAS 3020 FAS 250 ECC EMC Clarion CX300 CX600 CX 3 40 CX 3 80 IBM tape Libraries
EMC Symmetric 5000NFS NIS DNS Shell Scripts VxVm 4 0/3 x EMPSysedge Patrol Tivoli SAN Manager VERITAS NetBackup 5 0 Emulex Qlogic HBAs Brocade switches McData switches EMC Clarion CX 300 600 snap view BCV Exchange 2003 NAS
Confidential
PROFESSIONAL SERVICE ENGINEER
Roles and

Responsibilities


NetApp

  • Installed and Configured FAS 940 FAS 960
  • Installed and Configured Nearstore R 150
  • Replaced the defective FAS 940 motherboard to fix the baseboard management card
  • Created aggregates and Flex Vol volume and qtrees
  • Migrating volumes using the SnapMover feature
  • Created traditional volumes
  • Migrated data from traditional volumes to FlexVol volumes
  • Copied the specified aggregate and its FlexVol volumes to a different aggregate on a new set of disks
  • Created a Flex clone of the specified volume
  • Restored data by SnapRestore feature
  • Implemented Data Fabric Manager for Administration and Monitoring Tasks
  • Backed up Snapshot copies to tape by dump and restore commands
  • Copied different file systems to separate volumes and filers
  • Migrated data from traditional volumes to FlexVol volumes using qtree SnapMirror
  • Restored directory and file on the open systems platform using snapvault DataFabric Manager Copying files
  • Managed NearStore VTL600 to backup any open system storage environment
  • Configured Red Hat Linux IBM Servers and Windows 2000/2003 systems to see the presented Storage on the SAN
EMC Clarion

  • Support of storage strategy and implementation SAN near line storage offline storage archiving storage virtualization backup etc
  • Monitoring Configuring using ECC
  • Managing Clarion CX3 40
  • Provisioned storage by binding LUN to the raid groups
  • Implemented Snap view for disaster
  • Used SanCopy for Data replication
  • Documentation for quality standard operating procedures standards disaster recovery work instructions and proposals
  • Provisioned Storage from Clarion using Navisphere 6 X Navicli zone and tweak the conf files on hosts
  • Created File systems on the newly allocated disks and configured them for backups using Networker
  • Took the snapshots using the snapview functionality of clarion
  • Worked on a proof of concept to mirror data across the DC using the mirrorview
  • Liaison with EMC and Brocade Technicians for Break fixes firmware and microcode upgrades
  • Responsible network backup integrity and recovery coordination along with disaster preparedness planning Created DR Servers/Networking devices for Mission critical information owner
  • Involved in Setup of NAS device EMC Celerra NS80
  • Management of storage allocation usage metrics resource forecasting cost analysis and quoting
  • 24x7 on call support for trouble shooting
  • Installed Netback up 5 0 Server Client Media Server
  • Configured Netback up policies
  • Configured Netback up backup archives Restore Operations
  • Configured Catalog Backup
  • Created Backup Policy
Environment NetApp FAS 940/960/980 Nearstore R150 FCP iSCSI CIFS HTTP NFS FTP DAFS DataFabric Data ONTAP FAServer FilerView MultiStore NearStore NetCache SecureShare SnapManager SnapMirror SnapMover SnapRestore SnapVault SyncMirror and WAFL Navisphere 6 X Navicli Networker snapview mirrorview NAS EMC Cellera NS501 powerpath BCV SRDF Zoning TimeFinder backup mc data emulex and brocade fabric switches Workload analyzer


Confidential
SAN Administrator
Roles And

Responsibilities


SYMMETRIX

  • Managed DMX2000 DMX3000 EMC Symmetrix
  • Provisioned storage using ECC
  • Implemented Timefinder operations for Data Protection
  • Configured BCVs
  • Familiar with SRDF/A and SRDF/S operations
  • Installed HBA drivers zoning and volume logix to access the EMC devices
  • Provisioned storage created Filesystems on the newly allocated disks and configured them for backups using Networker
  • Installed and configured SAN with EMC DS /ED switches and zoned all Servers
  • Installed Powerpath to do load balancing
  • Monitored the environment using the ECC and fabric watch
  • Migrated the hosts from symmetrix to DMX frames and similarly from Symm to Clariion Platform
  • Used StorageScope for reporting and capacity plan
  • Monitored the performance of the Symmetrix using the Work Load analyzer
  • Installed EMC Control Center 5 0 3 software on Windows 2000 Adv Server and configured for Master agents and host agents for Sun and Windows and storage agent for Symmetrix
  • Maintained a Backup San for Tape Silos
  • Installed Time finder and configured Symmetrix Disk groups for BCV operations
  • Migrated data across the data centers using the SDRF functionality
  • Designed and implemented storage solutions using EMC products to achieve optimum Played an active role in carrying out various migrations involving Clarions/Symmetrices
  • Oversee the installation administration and usage of all backend servers
  • Maintain the integrity an security of the organizations Active Directory Windows environment
  • Conduct system analysis and implement improvements to keep the systems current with changing technologies
  • Coordinate with other groups Application Support Development DBA to implement system changes to deep up with the fast paced financial market
  • Maintain DNS SMTP DHCP AND domain Controllers Active Directory applications Exchange Servers web servers and FTP services for the organization
Environment Windows 2000 Windows 2003 Window firewalls settings Incremental backup Differential backup ECC 5 1 2 SYMCLI and Navisphere PowerPath SRDF Emulex and Qlogic AIX Solaris 9 10 Windows 2000/2003 DataONTAP 6 1 x Mcdata Brocade Clariion CX series CX 600 CX3 40 CX3 80 NetApp FAS series Symmetrix DMX2000 DMX 3000 DMX 4500 and Celerra NS510 HP StorageWorks systems HP XP512 Using open format tape drivers Windows clustering


Confidential
Network Administrator
Roles And

Responsibilities



  • Configuring LAN using Cisco Routers and Switches
  • Provided L3 Windows System Administration
  • Upgraded firmware patches time to time
  • Performed backup and restore operation on Open platforms
  • Configuring EIGRP IS IS and BGP protocols
  • Follow up with customer upon receipt of problems and provide timely status reports
  • until problem is resolved
  • Responsible for application support as defined in the roles and responsibilities of the Service Level Agreements SLAs
  • Improving efficiencies by recommending method and procedural changes
  • Designing archive and backup systems Working closely with technical staff to insure that backup and archiving designs and procedures are implemented properly
  • Plan and maintain the logical network configuration of routers switches and firewalls associated with network traffic Maintain existing network equipment and servers to include patches and upgrades for enhancement or security
  • Lead network and infrastructure related projects which include installation of new network hardware or software server hardware and operating systems and infrastructure design
  • Provide guidance work direction and information to other technical network employees
    Planning and implementing system security policy to include firewalls host and client access file permissions and user accounts
  • Providing on call support advice and technical support to various users/clients
  • Staying up to date with relevant state of the art technology equipment and/or systems Evaluating new hardware and software technologies
Environment Cisco Switches Cisco Routers Windows 2003 Server Linux Server Unix Server Active Directory Clustering Backup Procedures Linux installation and troubleshooting Cisco C1900 C2900
C2950 C3560 Cisco Access Servers AS5800 AS2400 Cisco 2600 Series Routers 2800 Series

Confidential
UNIX System Architect/Network Administrator
Roles And

Responsibilities



  • Worked with NEC Electronics technical support group providing end user support for the campus of 400 users dealing with UNIX administration system installation/upgrades and implementation networking
  • Installing Solaris HP and Linux and customizing the machines to the network
  • Installing the required patches packages on both workstation and servers
  • Written Various Shell scripts to automate system administration tasks
  • Worked with the Data Migration project that involved in moving data from flat files into Oracle database using shell Scripting
  • Written Installation Scripts to install third party software like OPENCAD
  • Administering disks volumes raw slices and file systems using Solstice Disk Suite and Veritas
  • Installed and configured hardware and software for Network printer using HP Jet Admin Utility
  • Monitoring the system performance and tuning the kernel to enhance the system performance
  • Trouble shooting various issues related to Unix workstations/servers/users using performance tools like SAR Glance etc
  • Creating and deleting and managing user accounts and managing user quotas on the Network
  • Network Administration and Monitoring the performance of Network equipment
like Switches Routers and Firewalls

  • Domain management functions for Windows based systems including managing the primary and backup domain controllers in Win NT 2000 2003
  • Installation and Maintenance of Exchange 5 5 file application and print servers
  • Troubleshooting user problems managing with NT Exchange Proxy
  • Backup the domain controllers and perform Windows Server NT/2000/2003 functions
  • Creating modifying and deleting of user s network and email accounts
  • Installing configuring and troubleshooting router switches hubs PIX and related network devices and various software applications
  • Virus control and prevention managing the E mail Configurations and Functioning
  • Providing server and client side installation
Environment SUN Fire 6800/3800 E 4500/450/250 SUN Ultra WS and Servers HP9000 Series Servers s SUN Solaris 2 x SUN OS HP 10 x/11 0 Red Hat Linux 6 x/7 x Windows NT Netegrity Siteminder 4 51 Web Logic 6 x iPlanet NFS NIS DNS SQL Shell Scripting Veritas Volume Manager 3 5 VCS 3 5 Netbackup 3 2 C

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