Location: Ocean Springs, United States
Member since: November 2007
Baber's Inc. is privately owned and one of the largest rent-to-own providers in the southeast region. Under the Baber's umbrella operate Rent-to-Own franchises and CheckNOW locations. Annually Baber's Inc. boasts a $30 million year enterprise and during my time operated 82 locations across Florida, Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama, and Tennessee. I worked directly with the corporate executives at headquarters and remotely administered, deployed, and troubleshot all locations under the Baber
TW Media was a dedicated server and internet services provider specializing in cloud services and encrypted unix jail technologies. During the peak of network infrastructure TW Media's client network was transferring two dozen terabytes of bandwidth traffic per month. As CEO, I was responsible for designing the system infrastructure which would include an ESXi framework with FreeBSD Unix guests installed on which we would virtualize two to three u nix jails encrypted using the geom_eli kernel module.
AT&T purchased Cingular Wireless in early 2007, and is currently the nation's largest telecom provider owning more than 300 million phone numbers on its overall network. At my time, AT&T operated 6 call centers in the United States - one of which being in Ocean Springs. During my time at AT&T I worked my way from customer service to manager escalations. I helped train technical support representatives and worked on the Cingular/AT&T migration team. I gained a comprehensive understandin
Echostar is the leading technology behind DiSH Network now known simply as DiSH. DiSH is the largest satellite service provider in the United States providing satellite television to more than 14.3 customers. My time at Echostar was my first experience in a corporate environment and introduced me to the business techniques of customer service.
ITT Technical Institute
ITT Technical Institute also known as "ITT Tech" is a vocational for profit technology institute with 130 campuses in 38 states. ITT offers Associates, Bachelor's, and Master's programs and is a nationally accredited institution. During my studies at ITT for IT-CNS, I was hired on as a college work study and often spent my time assisting in the labs and testing different software platforms and network services.
Associates of Science - Information Technology emphasis Computer Network Systems
University of Phoenix
The CCNA exam is the qualifying exam available to candidates pursuing a single-exam option for the Cisco Certified Network Associate CCNA certification. The CCNA (640-801) exam tests materials from the new Interconnection Cisco Network Devices (ICND) course as well as the new Introduction to Cisco Networking Technologies (INTRO) course. The exam certifies that the successful candidate has important knowledge and skills necessary to select, connect, configure, and troubleshoot the various Cisco networking devices. The exam covers topics on Extending Switched Networks with VLANS, Determining IP Routes, Managing IP traffic with Access Lists, Establishing Point-to-Point connections, and Establishing Frame Relay Connections.