Paul is our Sr. System Engineer and head of our technical team. Most recently before joining DelVal Technology, Paul was a Senior Systems Engineer at Asplundh Tree Expert Co.
During his tenure at Asplundh, he was able to use his depth of IT knowledge and experience to support and IT environment with over 30,000 employees. He helped manage over 250 Windows servers, 75 AIX servers, 600 workstations, 3000 remote users.
Below is an example of his hands-on experience and expertise:
Corporate Windows 2003/Windows 2008 server architecture and each of the following services: Exchange 2003/2010, RAS, Radius, VPN, and IIS Web servers.
Designed and implemented the following corporate infrastructure systems and components: VMware, IBM Blade Center, Check Point Firewall, Microsoft ISA, Linux Firewalls, Linux Transparent Proxy Services, Dansguardian Content Filtering, Nortel VPN Extranet switch, HP, 3Com and Cisco routers/switches, private VLAN network, and other networking hardware and services. Audited and Maintained security and integrity of Network, Domain and Database resources. Designed and implemented disaster recovery procedures.
Provided DBA services for the corporate Sybase, Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server database environments that supported the core business systems. Installed, maintained and upgraded multiple systems on multiple servers. Migrated numerous applications between database platforms.
Developed custom backup and recovery scripts for all critical databases. Lead the Y2K compliance testing efforts and resulting upgrades for these environments. Wrote technical system documentation and operational procedures.
Application Development: Support Development Staff in troubleshooting and deployment of internet (HTML), Active Server Pages (ASP), Visual Basic, .NET, PHP, and SQL Server applications.
Technologies Paul is familiar with include: R/S 6000, AIX 5.3, Windows NT 4.0/2000/2003/2008 servers, Microsoft SQL Server, Sybase, Oracle, Internet Information Server, VMware, Tivoli Storage Manager, Win9x/NT/2000/XP/Vista/Win7 workstations, Linux, and TCP/IP.
Education & Certification:
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, July 2006
New Horizons CLC, King of Prussia, PA
Microsoft transcript available upon request
AIX Ver. 4 System Administration, Feb 2000
Right Source, Philadelphia, PA
A.S. Business Administration, May 1998
Montgomery County Community College, PA