April 25-29, 2016

Speaker Details

Jim Merritt
Senior Systems Administrator

System engineering and administration for server and storage infrastructure supporting enterprise applications. Designed and implementated of OpenStack Swift and SwiftStack object storage systems for data archiving with Commvault Simpana v10. Linux/UNIX administration of various distributions (CentOS, SuSE, Ubuntu) and implementation/maintenance of several opensource products including nagios (system monitoring), elasticsearch, logstash, kibana (central logging), EJBCA (PKI infrastructure), openVAS (security scanning), and haproxy. Experience totalling 30 years in infrastructure architecture and administration roles at The Jackson Laboratory, TD BankNorth, KLA Tencor.