ESM Strategies, Purcellville, VA 2003 - Present
Consulting in Systems Management and systems administration for NetView for Unix, and the products of the Tivoli Framework. This has addressed design, training, installation, customization and support activities for these products for the Office of the Chief Information Officer at the United States Department of Energy headquarters.
SRA International, Fairfax, VA 2000 - 2002
Consulting in Systems Management for NetView for OS/390, NetView for Unix, NetView for Windows NT and the products of the Tivoli Framework. This has addressed design, marketing support, training, installation, customization and support activities for these products in commercial and government accounts.
Consulting and Training
ESM 2ndWave, L.C. Dallas, TX 1999 - 2000
Delivery of Tivoli Training customer and internal courses for the
Tivoli Framework and Tivoli NetView products. Consulting
for Tivoli Framework and NetView products on distributed and mainframe platforms.
Customer Technical Support and Testing
Tivoli Systems, RTP, NC 1996 - 1998
Developed education and program distribution materials for the Tivoli Product Introduction department customer support programs. This included OS/390 and microprocessor based versions of the Tivoli Framework. Direct customer contact for problem resolution and education were provided. Created and supported a web site for the customer programs. Supported a Unix and PC hardware lab and associated software.
Course Development and Training
Alliance of Professionals and Consultants, Raleigh, NC 1994 - 1996
Developed and taught a workshop which issued the Certified Network
Management Engineer credential for Unix and PC based products including
NetView for AIX, CiscoWorks, LAN Network Manager and the IBM NWAYS suite. Also developed a certification program for third party software in conjunction with IBM SystemView products.
Programmer 1967 - 1994
IBM Corporation, Kingston, NY and RTP, NC
Accepted early retirement August 1, 1994
SystemView technical staff 1992 - 1994
Strategic design for the IBM corporate family of systems management
products and the Power/PC environment. Co-author of SystemView Structure
which defines the IBM strategic framework for systems management. International
technical presentations on systems management topics.
Systems Management alliances 1989 - 1992
Supported systems management system design contributions to MAXM Corporation, the AT&T ACCUMASTER Integrator,
and the NSFnet backbone. Market support for offerings in multi-vendor systems management.
NetView/PC technical planning 1984 - 1989
Designed, planned and introduced IBM offerings in multi-vendor systems management.
Developed materials for vendor education, presented them internationally and converted them to interactive courses
jointly with Science Research Associates.
VTAM design and site move support 1981 - 1984
Design responsibility for the VSE operating system version of VTAM.
Communications Programming director's staff 1975 - 1981
Design oversight of IBM's communications products as they related to
the OS/VS1, VSE and VM/370 operating systems.
Programming product development 1967 - 1975
Product design, coding, testing and market support for the 7090 Emulator
for S/360 performance improvements to VTAM for VSE.
Educator 1960 - 1967
Guidance counselor, Edgewood Regional High School (Atco, NJ), with special
responsibility for school-wide testing and classroom teacher, Delran Township
(NJ) Schools and Wrightstown Township (PA) Schools.