30 years experience using Linux distributions

CompTIA Linux+

At the suggestion of past employers have completed a CompTIA Linux+ certification via the Pearson VUE testing service


Hold membership of Linux Users of Victoria

Website: https://luv.asn.au


  • Holder of a CompTIA Linux+ certification

  • Ubuntu

    Experience using Ubuntu LTS on the NeCTAR research cloud at Monash University. Hosted MySQL databases to hold sharemarket datasets.

    Red Hat

    Experience using Red Hat at Monash University. Implemented web front end on a Red Hat virtual machine that interfaces with a MySQL database holding superannuation datasets.



    Internet Gateway

    Tinkered with internet gateway distributions including Smoothwall and Zentyal. Connected residential gateways to ADSL, cable and fibre ISP services.

    A popular page on the website is available with details of a low cost Zental installation.

    Link: http://rocode.com/zentyal/

    VOIP

    Tinkered with voip distributions incuding Trix-box and AsteriskNow. Have connected to friends via the internet and to subscription ISP services.



    Kali

    Tinkered with the Kali distriubtion. Have watched training explaining how to use Kali on Lynda.com



    Raspbian

    Experienced with Raspbian on the Raspberry Pi platform. Using it for Ham Radio activities including ADS-B reception with dump1090



    Xen

    Played with Xen Server linux over a decade ago



    Slackware

    Back in the early 1990s the Slackware distribution was available on 80 floppy discs