Experienced computer systems consultant Jeremy Cushing specializes in the management and maintenance complex computer networks. A Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (2003) and a Microsoft Certified Professional, Jeremy Cushing also holds a Level One Linux Professional Institute Certification, certification from the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA, Inc.) in A+ and Network+, and certification from VMware, Inc. in VMware Sales Professional level 4 (VSP4), VMware Technical Sales Professional level 4 (VTSP4), and VMware Certified Professional level 4 (VCP4). Jeremy Cushing possesses experience with VoIP, Wi-Fi Alliance, and WAN network technologies and with the Fiber, Storage Area Network (SAN), Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI), Analysis System (AS), Small Computer System Interface (SCSI), and other storage technologies. Jeremy Cushing bears professional IT experience in Microsoft SQL Server (2005, 2008), SQL Clustering, Microsoft Active Directory, Veritas Backup Exec 11.0, NetBackup 6.5.3, Group Policy Object Editor, and Microsoft Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCPm), as well as VMware ESX 4.0, VMware ESX 3.5, vCenter, vSphere, VMware ThinApp, VMware Converter, and VMware View; Jeremy Cushing is also familiar with the Apache 1 and the Apache 2, Internet Information System (IIS) 6, Internet Information System (IIS) 7 webservers. Jeremy Cushing has managed around 260 Windows Servers (2000, 2003, and 2008); worked as a VMware consultant, including supervising the retirement of an old VMware server; and managed and repaired 7 VMware hosts. Jeremy Cushing has deployed VMware on a network that contained 2 independent VMware clusters with 2 hosts each, 12 virtual servers, 18 virtual desktops, and 40 VMware View desktops. Jeremy Cushing holds Computational Intelligence in Image and Signal Processing (CIISP), stands as a Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), and serves as a member of the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA, Inc.). Jeremy Cushing’s hobbies include working on computers, free diving, running, and reading. A native of San Diego, Jeremy Cushing supports many local charities including the California Flight Museum, the Zen Center of San Diego, the Zoological Society of San Diego, and the YMCA of the USA.