June 1995 — December 1997
Designing, implementing, and troubleshooting networks with Windows NT Server (3.1, 3.5, 3.51, and 4.0), SNA Server, SQL Server, IIS, MS Proxyserver, TCP/IP (WINS, DNS, and DHCP).
Six months permanent consulting for Länsförsäkringar (Swedish insurance company). Implementing SNA server with HA capabilities for client access to IBM AS/400 system. Trained and organised the local support team so they were able to improve the desktop support function and the service to the end user.
Infrastructure resource aligned to 4 developers of a bespoke Alarm Central System for one of the major security providers in Scandinavia. The engagement was for the full development cycle, from infrastructure design to support during development and post-delivery of the system. The Solution encompassed a MS SQL server system (3 SQL servers at geographically 3 different locations). It was a 24/7/365 system with High Availability (HA) implemented in software. It allowed any one site, system and staff, of the three to cover for the two of the others in case of a disaster. The distance between the sites were between ~600km (~370 miles) to ~800km (~500 miles) in a triangle.
Installing and configuring HA solutions with Compaq Online Recovery Server for MS SQL Server for a lottery company. This to allow them quick recovery in case of hardware failure.