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hours available weekly
June 2009 - Current
Sylvester & Associates is a legal firm who helps businesses do business in China. This has presented a wide and varying set of circumstances and challenges over the years that has ranged from dealing with blackhat actors to dealing with the great firewall of China.
March 2013 - Current
I'm responsible for the Infrastructure at the coop, which now consists of 83 cpu cores, 390 gigabytes of RAM spread across 4 bare-metal machines, and many cloud instances and data centers. KVM is the virtualization of choice on bare-metal hardware upon which I'll spin up many VMs orchestrated by many different technologies.
May 2017 - Current
I am founding member of bokbot where we are trying to protect chicken coops with active monitoring using openCV to analyze, identify, and inventory predators who show up in the night, and generally take care of some other automations for the coop
June 2013 - May 2014
Analyze monitoring data from customer IT infrastructure and create automations to remediate issues without human interaction
May 2011 - November 2012
Migrated www.hostgator.com from home spun set of server side includes into code igniter with smarty templating for maintainability
May 2005 - April 2011
wrote C software to run as embedded operating systems in projects that performed automation for oilfield equipment.