About me

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Cloud Solutions Architect / SysOps Engineer - working @STRABAG SE - IT

Education:

  • Graduate from HTL Villach - Informatics & Management in 2003
  • During my work I went to a lot of technical and organizational classes & also got the chance to share my knowledge/skills internally

Experience:

Timeline

  • 1999 - began to explore Linux
  • 2003 - my work life started…
  • 2005 - Linux with Web-Services
  • 2006 - Zabbix (Monitoring) & OpenVZ (Containervirtualisation)
  • 2008 - Puppet
  • 2017 - Docker Swarm
  • 2018 - Docker Meetups (Docker South Austria)

General

  • Over 15 years working in a small team of a central operating (hosting) department, mainly focused on web technologies & automating all parts around it.

  • I am also a co-organisator of Docker meetups for our Docker South Austria meetup group, where I also gave a Docker 101 workshop. And I’m very happy that i got the chance to attend the DockerCon EU 2017 (in Copenhagen) & 2018 (in Barcelona).

  • You can find further projects or talks on my projects site

Skills:

  • Containers
    • Docker, Kubernetes, OpenVZ
  • Configuration Management
    • Open Source Puppet (including Foreman for visualization & reporting), Ansible
  • Web Technologies
    • Apache httpd, Apache tomcat, nginx
  • Programming
    • Bash, Perl, Python, Go
  • Operating Systems
    • Linux, mainly Ubuntu & Debian
  • Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery & Deployment with GitLab
  • Cloud Technologies
    • Amazon AWS
  • Managing SSL certificates
    • Let’s encrypt (certbot), GoDaddy, AWS Certificate Manager
  • Monitoring
    • Zabbix, Grafana/Prometheus/Alertmanager
  • Backup
    • RSync, MySQL, PostgreSQL
  • Other tools to mention which I need/use regularly
    • Git, VSCode, Hugo, MediaWiki, VMWare, ElasticSearch/Kibana, CoreDNS, etcd,…