Web Programmer - Husband - Father of Twins - Professional Geek - Problem Solver - Musician - Technology Evangelist
Web Programmer - Husband - Father of Twins - Professional Geek - Problem Solver - Musician - Technology Evangelist

April 2008

Communications Pacific

Communications Pacific

Information Technology Manager
10/2004 – 1/2008
745 Fort Street Mall, Penthouse
Honolulu, HI 96813
521-5391
www.commpac.com

Day-to-day Responsibilities:

  • Desktop support for 70 users (50 Windows 2000/XP – 20 Mac OS X)
  • Intranet content updates
  • Intertel phone system administrator
  • Maintenance on printers
  • Authoring DVD’s of newscasts
  • Administering backup procedures
  • Administrator of all networking devices and connections between penthouse and 21st floor.
  • Administrator for all internal servers (AD, DNS, Tomcat, Apache, IIS, MSSQL, MySQL, Blackberry) and all internal workstations on a mixed Mac/Windows network.

Projects completed:

  • Installed and configured Linux-based Zimbra Collaboration Server, migrated all 70 users and 7 years of data from Exchange Server 2000.
  • Installed and configured Linux-based “Tivo” PC for recording client news coverage.
  • Implemented web-based project management system.
  • Wrote iPhone application to automatically parse podcast feeds for network download.
  • Enabled multple bridged wireless devices using WPA2 for mixed Mac/PC laptops.
  • Installed and configured Debian Linux webserver.
  • Installed and configured Sonicwall Internet Security Device.
  • Reduced the total number of servers by 1/2, relocated file/mail/web to onsite data room, saving company over $35,000/year.
  • Setup and configured Drupal-based intranet. Authenticates via LDAP on Windows AD. Cron job parses RSS feeds for news coverage matching client criteria, alerts team members of new coverage.
  • Developed custom content management systems for Hawaii Pacific Health hospital system and Island Air websites.