I am a highly organised, team playing and determined technical architect with
a focus on and experience designing and managing highly scalable and
available Linux, Apache and MySQL based systems.Technical Experience
I am an active member of the MySQL database community (and was
invited to become a founding member of the MySQL Guilds)
- I have published a widely used book on MySQL clustering and was a small part of
the editorial team for the official MySQL Cluster certification guide.
- I am currently authoring a book on "High Availability MySQL".
I run a small business managing Linux Clusters, and have a large depth of experience in this field
- I have spoken at Conferences such as UK Unix Users Group (supported by Google and IBM)
I have been fortunate to work in a large number of very different companies including Google
- Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA) and Certified Security Specialist (RHCSS) #805008538932162
- "RHCE of the year" 2009
VMWare Certified Professional (VCP) #25422
- Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) #CSCO11472848
- Mountain Leader Training UK:
- Mountain Leader (Summer) Award [held since 2006]
- Single Pitch Award [held since 2007]
Please contact me
for further information or if you feel I can help you.