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MSc, Linux/PHP/Python/Perl/MySQL/Apache/shell - LAMP/Cloud, Configuration, Security, Tuning

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Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Member since: March 2012



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  • $100.00 USD
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    Apr 6, 2012

    Ed assisted us extremely speedily within hours! and managed to solve a complex problem very quickly, well within the three day deadline. Excellent skills in php, xml, apache, linux and resolved our SSH/SSL certificate problems. Excellent communication and updates - Thanks!

    Project Description:I need somebody for an urgent job that should take three days, maybe less if you are very good. (LAMP) PHP 5.2+ Apache 2.2 MySQL 5.1+ bash shell Scripting CentOS/RHEL Linux on Cloud Instances...
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  • $100 USD Apr 6, 2012

    professional Linux administrator needed to make optimize and configurations on my new 64 core linux debian server to make it work with its max power with the lowest load average.we was having a 4 core server to host our project and every thing was prefect expect the load some times was up to 2 so we decide to get a more powerful server (the 64 core one ) to make the load average lower and better performance but the bad thing that when we moved the this new server the load average was much more higher than the old small i need some expert who can optimize and config my new server to make it use its max power with the lowest load average as server use ( apache / niginx / mysql / php ) so i need them to work smooth together without effect my load average or processing speed ?.

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Jan 1998 - Present (16 years)


Self-employed contractor - worked for Shell, BP, Bank of America, Halifax, Bechtel, Deloitte, C&L, various banks, governments and corporates.<br /><br />I have worked throughout the UK, US, Canada, Russia, Georgia, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan as well as short periods of time in other Countries.


M.Sc. Software Engineering - Liverpool University


B.Sc. Computer Science - Class 2.i





One of the first 500 MCSE's in the world (1994 qualified).<br />Sylvan Prometric, BC, Canada.<br />MCSE 3.1, 3.5, 3.51, 4, 2000


LL(k) Compilers in Parallel Programming Language Implementation

M.Sc. Dissertation 1996

Designing LL(k) recursive-descent parsers for parallel programming languages - specifically Occam.<br />