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To whom this may concern,
My name is Vince Borrego and I would like to take a moment to introduce myself and highlight my
skill set for your consideration. I am currently working as a Sr Windows SysAdmin for Fujitsu
Consulting in Tempe, AZ supporting the SAP Basis environment for Honeywell in a Global 24x7
Below is a bullet point summary of my extensive experience:
• 13 years Information Technology System & Network Administration experience.
• 13 years experience supporting Windows based platforms (NT 4.0, XP, 2000 & 2003)
• 10 years experience supporting Microsoft Exchange (version 5.5, 2000 & 2003) including
MS Exchange 2003 Clustered environments.
• 9 years Information Technology consulting experience.
• Certifications: MCP, MCSA 2003, MCSE 2003, MCSA+Security, MCSE+Security,
• Experience building several start-ups and collocation server farms from the ground up.
• Performed 5 successful NT 4.0/Exchange 5.5 to Windows 2003/Exchange 2003
• 9 years experience supporting Sun Solaris, Linux and Unix based systems.
• Implemented several fully redundant collocated web application server farms utilizing
Cisco hardware, various load-balancing, router, switch and firewall experience (including
Cisco PIX, Netscreen, Juniper Networks, SonicWALL and Linux based systems).
• 11 years supporting web servers & web server farms in a high availability production
environment (Microsoft IIS, Apache & Tomcat)
• 10 years experience dealing with multi-office location networks and remote employees
(including cost effective Lan-to-Lan IPSEC VPN, SSL-VPN and point-to-point leased line
• 11 years experience dealing with new office/existing voice & data cabling, patch panels
and implementing a simultaneous wired/wireless corporate network.
• Extensive experience managing vendors, negotiating contracts, vendor relations and
holding vendors accountable to all promises made throughout the project life cycle.
• Core competency is the ability to explain complex technical situations to non-technical
• Encourages and educates all members of the team in a positive and supporting manner.
• MCP (Microsoft Certified Professional)
• MCSA Windows 2003
• MCSE Windows 2003
• MCSA+Security (MCSA: Security on Windows 2003)
• MCSE+Security (MCSE: Security on Windows 2003)
• CompTIA Security+
* Transcripts & proof of certification completion available upon request.
July 2007 – Present
Fujitsu Consulting Tempe, AZ
Sr Windows Systems Administrator
As a Fujitsu Consultant I was assigned as a Sr Windows Administrator supporting the SAP Basis
Team at Honeywell in Tempe, Az. Duties included cross functional system administration support
for both Windows and AIX servers, managing server implementations & migrations through the
Honeywell ISR process, interfacing with client System Architects, Project Managers and multiple
vendors supporting a global 24x7 environment. Project Technologies -- Win 2003, Red Hat
Linux, AIX, TSM, Netbackup, Veritas, NetIQ, Remedy, VMWare ESX 3.5, SQL 2005, Citrix, SAN,
Active Directory, LDAP, PatchLink, Microsoft IIS 6 & SharePoint MOSS 2007.
Sept 2000 – Present
Independent Contractor - Self Employed SF Bay Area, CA
Cal State Construction, Inc. Fitme.com Mervyns
Compendica GDA Technologies OpenSpec, Inc./Bom.com
Database Marketing Solutions General Magic Perry-Smith LLP
David Powell, Inc. Guttman & Blaevoet Rutherford Vineyards
Electrical Installation Contractors Jamba Juice Sequoia Capital
Finnovative, Inc. meVC Visioneer
Provided system administration for 500+ Windows based servers distributed across 196
locations. Deployed and provided host system administration a total of 193 SMS 2003/Windows
System Update servers to each of the Mervyns retail stores. Consolidated server documentation,
Data Center rack organization and decommissioned servers as part of the separation from
Target. Supported technologies included Windows Server 2003 Standard & Enterprise, multi-site
Active Directory in a 10,000+ user environment, clustered MS Exchange 2003 Enterprise, MS
SQL 2000 Enterprise, Microsoft SharePoint, Internet Information Server 6 (IIS), Windows System
Update Services (WSUS), IBM xSeries and BladeCenter servers, Dell PowerEdge servers, IBM
Director 5.20, VMWare ESX Server 3.0, Linux, Symantec Anti-virus Corporate Edition, GoodLink
& Blackberry application servers. Contract duration was full time for 12 months.
Client: Jamba Juice
Provided onsite support for Jamba Juice while current Systems Administrator was on an
extended leave of absence. Project was primarily a “keep the lights on” assignment to ensure that
existing production systems were in working order with minimal information covering their internal
Client: GDA Technologies
Provided onsite support for GDA Technologies while current Systems Administrator traveled back
to India for visa issues for an extended period of time. The network infrastructure was a mix of
Unix, Solaris, Linux, Windows 2003, Windows 2000 and Windows XP supporting roughly 80
engineers in an ASIC/EDA development environment. Aside from the typical break/fix problem
resolutions, I also provided a complete network infrastructure assessment along with
recommendations for improving network monitoring, reducing system downtime, and automation
of certain manual job functions.
Client: Finnovative, Inc.
Utilizing my experience in both Windows and Solaris based systems I assisted Finnovative with a
complex migration for a confidential investment firm while managing the day to day needs of
Finnovative’s development team and client base. The technologies involved included Windows
2003/Active Directory, MS Exchange 2003, Informix 9 on Solaris, Global Investment Manager on
Solaris, ISA Server, Veritas Backup Exec, Symantec Anti-virus Corporate Edition and Unix shell
Provided Information Technology and network consulting services for the existing collocation and
corporate office infrastructure. Performed a security audit of all network services, deployed
several SonicWALL Firewalls and applied the appropriate patches/upgrades as needed to
multiple servers. Implemented a VPN solution for remote employees located in India, Chicago
and the SF Bay Area. Installed and configured Solaris, Oracle and Broadvision on both
development and production Sun Netra servers.
Client: Database Marketing Solutions
Upgraded all servers to Windows 2000 and implemented Active Directory. Implemented a tape
backup system using Veritas Backup Exec. Trained staff and documented disaster recovery for
Microsoft SharePoint, SQL Server and Internet Information Server. Installed Symantec Anti-virus
Corporate Edition allowing a proactive approach to virus issues. Secured all servers and applied
the appropriate hot-fixes. Implemented a VPN solution for remote access, installed a T-1 w/a
Cisco 1700 series router and managed the existing SonicWall firewall.
Client: General Magic, Inc.
Redesigned and managed the corporate website as well as all Internet related marketing
activities and metrics. Created a Developer portal using Apache, PHP, LDAP and MySQL for
software distribution and technical support initiatives. Produced a series of Web based seminars
or Webinars utilizing product offerings from Webex with the intended purpose of showcasing
General Magic's products and generating leads for the Sales department.
Client: Compendica, LLC
Provided Information Technology and network consulting to a ground floor startup developing
complementary hand-held applications for the Medical Industry. Responsibilities included
managing all corporate network services, product development systems, and production Point-of-
Sale/credit card processing servers via the Internet. Assisted in product development as it relates
to application security, preventing unauthorized distribution of the application, and implemented
secure credit card processing from the corporate website.
Client: Bom.com (Arena Solutions)
Responsible for assessing, implementing and documenting the Information Technology needs for
BOM.COM as an Application Service Provider (ASP) specializing in Bill of Materials collaboration
over the Internet. Acquired, configured, and implemented a fully redundant High Availability
solution for the BOM.COM product/website. This project included fully redundant Cisco routers,
Cisco PIX firewalls, Alteon Load-Balancing switches, Linux webservers running AOLServer on
Linux, Sun Solaris servers running Oracle 8i, Network Appliance File Servers and Veritas
NetBackup for disaster recovery. Migrated Bom.com's internal network from Windows NT to
Windows 2000 and implemented a VPN solution for remote employees located in the SF Bay
Area, Denver, and India.
Nov 2002 – Nov 2003
uRoam, Inc. (acquired by F5 Networks July 2003) Sunnyvale, CA
Manager, Information Technology
Performed triage for the entire mixed Windows/Linux/Solaris network with a tight IT budget
utilizing the existing hardware available. Reconfigured all security devices and performed an
intense security audit within the first 30 day of employment. Segregated the development and
QA labs from the internal production network drastically reducing network downtime and resource
outages. Replaced the existing IPSEC & PPTP VPN solution with uRoam’s FirePass SSL-VPN
solution for corporate remote access. Implemented a thorough disaster recovery procedure for
all corporate network services including Microsoft Exchange, CVS, linux/windows file shares,
internal webservers and MySQL. Handled all FirePass manufacturing and shipping/receiving
responsibilities for the FirePass product line. Developed an automated manufacturing process for
loading and configuring FirePass servers. As a result of this process uRoam was able to reduce
the manufacturing process from a 1 hour manual procedure for a single server to a multi-server
automated process averaging 3-min per server. Managed all vendor relationships that related to
Information Technology, FirePass manufacturing and shipping/receiving. Worked with the joint
acquisition team to document, consolidate and transfer all intellectual property and network
services related to the asset sale to F5 Networks.
F5 Networks, Inc. San Jose, CA
Assisted in the migration process of all IT productions systems and intellectual property to F5’s
headquarters located in Seattle. Deployed new Windows 2000 domain controller, file servers and
development CVS/documentation servers to new Dell hardware as per F5’s corporate standards.
Moved the company to a new office location within the first 60 days of the asset sale. Worked
with several vendors to complete the documentation efforts for F5’s Silicon Valley satellite office.
Migrated all former uRoam employee workstations to new computers ensuring software
compliance. Documented and trained F5’s manufacturing department on the specific FirePass
manufacturing process. Upgraded existing firewall, switches and remote access devices as per
F5’s corporate standards.
Aug 1999 – Oct 2000
ePocrates, Inc. San Mateo, CA
Manager, Information Technology
Responsible for building a garage based startup working from the cofounder’s home to a full
service IT infrastructure and Help Desk organization as an established company. Worked in a
hands-on capacity performing typical Network Administrative functions while managing a team of
4 system administrators and 3 contractors to build & maintain the 24x7 collocation environment,
corporate network services and help desk support. Due to my early involvement with the
company I provided additional support beyond the typical nature of an IT Manager including but
not limited to the following areas; IT Department Head, Network Architecture, Telephony, Help
Desk, Technical Training (for Customers, Marketing & Tech Support), Operations/Facilities,
Purchasing & coordinating each office move. Technologies included Windows 2000, Active
Directory, Microsoft IIS, MS Exchange 5.5 & 2000, Red Hat Linux, Solaris, Apache, Java, Cisco,
Netscreen, Dell hardware and Nortel telecom support.
July 1998 – Aug 1999
Edify Corporation Santa Clara, CA
Primary responsibilities include developing, administering and promoting the Edify corporate
website. Redesigned and reorganized the Sales and Marketing Intranet/Extranet. Developed
processes for adding to, updating and removing content from websites. Developed web
applications using Allaire's Cold Fusion, PHP, ASP and other web technologies to simplify
various business processes. Implemented IP level security, as well as securing Windows NT/IIS
web server; after participating in a Network Security audit. Extensive knowledge of TCP/IP, IIS
3.0 & 4.0, Index Server, SSL, web browser issues, dynamic web content (web/database
integration), and Windows NT troubleshooting/maintenance. Position was roughly 70% web
development & 30% Server Administration.
May 1996 – July 1998
Plustek USA, Inc. San Jose, CA
Implemented, administered and documented all Internet and Corporate network security, T-1
internet connections, Webserver, Email, FTP and Proxy servers supporting 50+ users and 70+
workstations. Solved all computer and network problems relating to Help Desk requests,
upgraded computer hardware and software as necessary. Administered a cross-platform backup
system and trained users in the use of their computers and software. Responsible for managing
all Information Technology related vendors and hardware procurement. Trained and supported
personnel on all company hardware and software, and administered a Panasonic DBS-96 PBX
Exercise total control over website theme, content, and technical documentation. Daily
responsibilities include online advertising through search engine placement, banner design for
online computer outlets carrying the Plustek name brand, and general updates to the
www.plustekusa.com website. Developed an internal technical support Q&A database to
standardize and ensure quality control of customer assistance with scanner/computer problems.
Technical Support Engineer
Initially hired as a Technical Support Engineer handling phone calls and email requests for the
Plustek Scanner line on various DOS/Windows platforms. Developed a Q&A lab, created over
350 technical documents and eventually organized this data into a Technical Support Intranet for
TSE training and standardized approaches to customer solutions. Eventually this work lead to a
series of promotions as the Webmaster and Network Administrator within Plustek.
San Jose State University San Jose, CA
Attended: 1995 – 1998
School of Computer Engineering
Excellent references available upon request.