Financial Institution – Wilmington DE –
Performed a Citrix systems analysis to review the existing Citrix
XenApp infrastructure to make improvement recommendations. This
was a Citrix System architect project where we designed a High Availability
remote access solution. The solution utilizes software from Citrix
Inc.. The design also addressed high availability for critical internal
systems and a Global Failover capability to protect against a business
site disaster. The project also included security consulting, technology
assessments, technical writing and best practice recommendations.
BSC services – First Republic Bank –
Philadelphia PA – Citrix consulting project to perform a Citrix
Xen App 4.5 upgrade, replace two Citrix secure gateways with two
Citrix Access Gateway appliances, installation of SSL certificates,
configure dual factor authentication using LDAP and RSA secure security.
The project also included configuring thin client devices for the
new Citrix environment, load balancing Citrix web interface servers,
created a universal printer policy, configured group policies for
the Citrix server OU; installation of a Citrix Edgesight server,
firewall port requirements planning and application deployment and
Philadelphia Housing Authority – Philadelphia Pa.
– Citrix consulting project to enabled off shore developers
to access development workstations and Philadelphia Housing Authority
employees to access a new housing authority application. The project
included installing Citrix Xen App 4.5, Citrix license server, Citrix
Web Interface 5.0, Citrix data store and resource management databases
on MS SQL 2005 server and technical documentation.
MTM Technologies – Wilmington DE
Citrix consulting projects, Citrix architect design work, client
presentations, Citrix security consulting (Citrix Access Gateway
Standard and Enterprise appliances), LAN/WAN, VPN, Citrix Xen App
installations and migrations, Citrix systems planning for various
clients and assisting other team members with projects.
Computer Visionaries – TMG Health (Scranton, PA)
– Citrix consulting project to install two Citrix Access Gateways
Enterprise (Netscaler) 7000 appliances and the installation of Citrix
Edgesight server and agents. The project included planning the firewall
port requirements for the CAG Enterprise appliances, Edgesight server
ports and DMZ placement of the CAG appliances. Configured the Citrix
CAG Enterprise appliances for High Availability (HA). Configured
LDAP and RSA secure authentication and authorization services. Defined
and configured network access, TCPIP specific parameters and the
customization of the VPN portal page. Installed the Netscaler licenses
and SSL certificates. Designed CAG enterprise session and access
policies, advance access controls and virtual servers. Configured
the Citrix Web Interface 4.5 server for the CAG enterprise appliances.
Performed user acceptance testing and wrote technical documentation.
Responsibilities also included developing and executing an aggressive
work plan, and resolving business and technical issues.
Cephalon Inc. – (Frazer, PA) biopharmaceutical Co.
- Citrix consulting project to upgrade Citrix Xen App 4.0 servers
to Citrix Xen App 4.5 servers, install Windows 2003 servers, consolidate
Citrix farms, installation of two Citrix Access Gateway (CAG) appliances,
allocated and installed Citrix licenses, updated CAG’s and
Citrix Xen App 4.5 servers with the latest updates, performed system
testing and wrote technical documentation.
Automated Financial services – Exton PA
– Citrix consulting project to train client on how to setup
and configure Citrix Access Gateway Enterprise appliances. Instructed
the client on how to configure a virtual server IP (VIP), Netscaler
IP addresses (NSIP), Mapped IP (MIP), session policies, SSL certificate
installation, LDAP authentication setup, Firewall port requirements
and Citrix Web Interface integration.
Jefferson, Urian, Doane and Sterns (Georgetown, DE),
- Citrix consulting project to do a Citrix Xen App 4.5 server installation
and configuration, Citrix Access Gateway and Web Interface integration,
Advance Access control server installation, SSL-VPN CAG configuration,
application publishing and access testing, client software deployment,
MS Exchange server assessment and documentation and post implementation
support. Responsibilities included installing Citrix Xen App 4.5,
configuring the data store on MS SQL 2005 server, developing and
executing an aggressive work plan, Citrix design and resolving business
and technical issues. Successfully completed Citrix implementation
stages on time and within budget.
Lourdes Medical associates (Haddon Heights, NJ)
- This project included troubleshooting Citrix printing issues,
MS Terminal server licensing issues, planning the upgrade of Citrix
4.0 presentation server to Citrix Xen App 4.5 Platinum, allocating
Citrix licenses, upgrading Citrix license server, installing Citrix
hot fixes, replacing the clients existing Citrix Secure Gateways
with Citrix Access Gateway appliances, configuring an Advance Access
Control (AAC) server, installing Citrix Web Interface 4.5, installing
SSL certificates, configuring AAC access policies and logon points,
updating Citrix client software, DNS updates, Citrix Edgesight server
installation, on-going support, training and technical documentation.
The project also included racking and configuring HP servers and
moving the Citrix data store from an Oracle server to a MS SQL 2005
Erickson Retirement Communities – (Catonsville MD)
– Citrix consulting project to do a Citrix Xen App 4.5 proof
of concept implementation. The first phase of the project consisted
of reviewing the clients existing network and Citrix infrastructure,
requirements review and planning the Citrix deployment. The project
also included installing Citrix Xen App 4.5 on both 32bit and 64
bit servers, installing Citrix web interface 4.5 and packaging a
few Citrix streaming applications for testing purposes.
A second Citrix project consisted of implementing advance access
controls on a Citrix access gateway appliance using LDAP AD group
extraction and network access policies.
Benjamin Moore Paints – Somerset, NJ - Citrix
project included an assessment and evaluation of the clients existing
Citrix infrastructure, a review of the clients proposed upgrade
plans and best practice recommendations. Provided client with recommendations
on how to resolve Citrix printing issues. Advised client on High
Availability options for their CAG’s and Web interface servers.
University of Penn Health Systems – Philadelphia
PA – Citrix consulting project to configure a Citrix
access gateway (CAG) appliance with advance access control policies
to check for antivirus software processes. SSL VPN was also configured
along with a customized portal page.
Tiedemann Trust Company (Wilmington DE) –
Citrix Wanscaler implementation project. Teamed with Citrix systems
to architect a solution that would enable the client to optimize
their WAN traffic by managing the traffic traveling over their WAN.
WAN traffic was optimized by configuring flow controls, compression
and CIFS optimization enhancements.
IMS Health (Plymouth Meeting PA) - Citrix AAC
(Advance Access Control) End Point Analysis implementation project.
Created logon points, Resources and Policies to create a controlled
and highly secure remote access solution. Evaluated system test
procedures, user administration, and general security controls.
Identified issues, developed recommendations, and implemented best-practices
for mitigating security risks.
Department of Energy - Princeton University –
Plasma Physics Laboratory
Program Management services - awarded a contract to provide the
Department of Energy with senior level program management services
to support their Fusion Energy research and development efforts
in the US and France.
Unitex International, Inc. – Delran, NJ
- Cisco Network consulting - Installed a Cisco 1800 router and a
WatchGuard firewall. Replaced existing Verizon DSL services. Assisted
with VPN troubleshooting.
Morgan Chase - Application
and deployment project. MSI (Microsoft Installer) technologies were
used to deploy applications to thousands of desktops automatically
without user intervention. We provided Microsoft Active Directory
system administration services. The project also included migrating
users from a Novell Netware platform to a Windows 2003 server infrastructure.
Organon USA - Provided application
and system development services.
Comcast Cable - Website
Intranet portal design project - Provided .NET and C# application
TransClick Inc. - referred
by Verisign to assist TransClick Inc. with integrating Verisigns,
PayFlow Pro E-commerce system and a shopping cart into Transclick's
website and merchant account gateway.
Merck - Application deployment
project. Developed custom WISE MSI packages and WISE scripts written
to support automated application distribution to Merck's sales force
new Windows XP Professional laptop computers.
Auto Lenders Liquidation Center Inc.
- Auto Lenders (http://www.autolenders.com
) contracted with Intelligent Business Systems, Inc. to re-design
their corporate website which supports three of their dealership
Johnson & Johnson - Windows 2000
migration project. Assisted client with migrating several hundred
Windows 95 desktops to Windows 2000. Project included re-packaging/
scripting applications for un-attended deployment, Windows 2000
application readiness assessments, Windows 2000 test lab management,
Quality Assurance and Windows 2000 and Citrix Metaframe server builds.
Performed detail technical and system analysis on several custom
internal developed applications.
Intelligent Business Systems, Inc. (IBS-NJ)
was awarded a vendorship contract with Johnson and Johnson in December
TL Business Services - Intelligent
Business Systems, Inc. (IBS-NJ) completed a Windows 2000 system
migration which required upgrading servers from Novell Netware to
Windows 2000. The project also included a Remote Access thin client
solution to enable clients and partners to access internal applications
securely via the web.
Campbell Soup Company - Team member
was a project technical lead to assist Campbell Soup with a Citrix
Remote Access Solution to enable International offices to access
applications at its corporate headquarters.
IBM Corporation - Team member worked
at IBM full time as a Customer Engineer supporting IBM clients in
various vertical markets. Managed a territory of accounts and had
complete responsiblity for Customer Satisfaction. Supported desktops
and printers, resolved application issues, configured servers and
troubleshooted network issues.
Clariti Telecommunications - Designed
and implemented an Enterprise Wide LAN/WAN for client. The infrastructure
included Citrix Servers, Windows NT servers, MS Exchange servers,
Great Plains Accounting system, 3Com switches, Compaq & Dell
servers and Cisco routers.