Technical Consulting Services

At SecureVault Consulting, we have the capability and extensive experience to provide a wide range of onsite consulting and remote services, for both your long term and short term projects. Our expertise ranges from core infrastructure all the way to applications development.

Contact us today for a no-cost evaluation of your requirements.

Refer to the below for specific expertise:

Service Categories

  • Project Mangement for small and large scale projects
  • Remote & Onsite Technical Consulting
    • MySQL, Postgres, & Oracle DBA
    • Linux & Unix Systems Administration
    • Microsoft Windows Systems Administration
    • Oracle E-Business Suite Administration
    • Oracle Fusion Middleware & Fusion Applications Administration
    • Citrix Administration
    • Enterprise Storage Management
    • Applications DBA Services
    • Software Development (Oracle APEX, PL/SQL, Java, PHP)
    • Enterprise Automation

Service Types

  1. Assessments
  2. Installations
  3. Upgrades & Patching
  4. Capacity Planning
  5. Performance Tuning

Specializations

  1. High Availability
    1. Windows Cluster
    2. Linux Cluster
    3. Solaris Cluster
    4. Oracle Real Application Cluster (RAC)
  2. Disaster Recovery
    1. Remote Synchronization of Apps & Database
    2. Oracle Data Guard
    3. EMC MirrorView & RecoverPoint
  3. Cloud Services
    1. AWS Amazon Web Services Administration
    2. Google Apps Administration, Integration, Development
    3. Microsoft Exchange & Office 365 Migrations
    4. Sales Force Integration
  4.  Infrastructure
    1. Virtualization
      1. Citrix Xen Server
      2. VMWare
      3. Oracle Virtual Machine (OVM)
      4. Microsoft Hyper-V
    2. Systems
      1. Middleware Administration
        1. Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Fusion Middleware
        2. Apache Tomcat
        3. JBoss
        4. Oracle Glassfish
      2. Monitoring
        1. Oracle Grid Control / Cloud Control
        2. OPManager
        3. Solarwinds
      3. Backup & Recovery
        1. Oracle RMAN
        2. NetBackup
        3. Networker
      4. Operating Systems Administration – Linux (CentOS, Red Hat RHEL, Ubuntu), Solaris, AIX, OpenVMS, HP-UX, Windows
      5. Scripting & Programming
        1. Python
        2. Perl
        3. Shell
        4. PHP
    3. Networking
      1. Design
      2. Firewall Administration
        1. Cisco ASA
        2. Palo Alto
        3. Sonicwall
      3. Switches
        1. Cisco Catalyst
        2. Dell PowerConnect
        3. Routing, VLANs, Security
    4. Storage
      1. EMC VNX & Clariion Administration
    5. Security
  5. Software Development
    1. Applications Development
      1. J2EE
      2. PHP
    2. Applications QA & Testing
      1. Load Runner
    3. Support Services
      1. Managed Services
      2. DBA Services
      3. Infrastructure

Specific Product Technical Expertise

  • Cisco Firewalls, Switches
  • EMC SAN Storage
  • CentOS, Red Hat & Oracle Linux Administration
  • OpenVMS, Solaris Administration
  • Microsoft Windows Server Adminstration
  • Messaging & E-Mail Administrator
  • NAS Devices
  • Puppet Enterprise – Automation
  • Enterprise Backups (NetBackup, BackupExec, Networker)
  • Disaster Recovery (Oracle Data Guard, SAN Level Replication)
  • Oracle Fusion Middleware (Including WebLogic)
  • Oracle SOA, IDM (Identitity Management)
  • Oracle, MySQL, PostGresSQL, MarkLogic NoSQL databases
  • Oracle Database Administration –  RAC, Data Guard, RMAN
  • Oracle Engineered Systems – Exalytics, Exadata etc.
  • DNS, PKI and Web/Middleware servers on both Windows and UNIX platforms.
  • Microsoft .NET & IIS
  • Microsoft Dynamics
  • GlassFish 3
  • Apache & Apache Hadoop
  • Puppet Enterprise Automation
  • WebLogic 9 & 10.
  • Installation & Configuration of Oracle Application Server 10g, SOA 10g, AIA, and Fusion Middleware 11g including WebLogic Server Suite, SOA Suite, WebCenter Suite, Oracle Identity Management, and Portal.  Used Fusion Middleware Control, WebLogic Console, and WLST to administer and monitor SOA environments.

Past Project Experience (Just a few!)

  • Pathways, Inc. (Albuquerque, NM):  Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g, WebLogic Server Suite, and ADF application.  Responsible for installation, configuration, administration, and production support of Fusion 11g application.
  • Large Medical Devices Manufacturer – Complete IT Outsourcing. Data Center redesign, Administration & implementation of EBS, SOA, AIA, PLM Applications. Management of Oracle databases.
  • U.S. Air Force (Dayton, OH):  Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g, SOA Suite, WebCenter Suite, Identity Management.  Administration and 24×7 support of WebCenter ADF application.
  • Large Finance / Mutual Funds Company
    • Web application hosting support consisting of application build outs, maintenance and troubleshooting of Apache 2 Web Servers, Oracle WebLogic 9 & 10 middleware and Oracle databases
    • Management and Implementation of High availability environments including Oracle 10g databases (RAC + Dataguard), WebLogic Servers, Unix Systems [Linux (RHEL 4.x/5.x), Solaris(8/9/10)].
    • Systems Architecture & Design
    • Implementation of enterprise backup systems using Legato Networker and Veritas NetBackup.
    • Implementation and Maintenance of high availability environment, including F5 Local Director, GSLB (Global Server Load Balancing) and Clustering at various levels (database, O/S, Web Tiers etc).
    • Administration of DNS, Unix systems, Web analytics, Virtualization (Solaris Zones, Xen, VMWare)
    • Production code and web content migrations using Rational Clearcase/Clearquest, CVS, and WebLogic WLST.
    • Systems and Web Security management, including coordination of SOC / SAS70-II activities. Creation of Root Cause Analysis for Security Events.
    • Maintain Customer Relations with Vendors (Managed Services and Software).
  • Seagate – Computer Devices Manufacturing
    • Migration and implementation of web applications (including ERP) and data center infrastructure in the separation of the tape division from Seagate into its own company. Involved in many aspects of infrastructure/application implementation and management including:
    • Management of clustered WebLogic (7.x & 8.x) environment + EDS/UGS PLM Products using WebLogic Console and WLST.
    • Oracle 11i (11.5.9) ERP and Oracle Database Administration [Including migration activities (from Oracle 10.7)].
    • Inovis/Harbinger EDI + integration with Oracle 11.5.9 ERP
    • Management of Cisco network devices, Citrix Thin Clients, and Microsoft Active Directory.
    • SNMP, MRTG, Nagios, Oracle Enterprise Manager Monitoring System implementation
    • Administration of storage and Veritas Netbackup Data center 4.5, Cluster Server
    • Implementation of Veritas Netbackup Enterprise backup infrastructure, using eight (8) Sun V880 servers and seven (7) Storagetek L700E LTO Tape libraries over SAN, supporting over 600 Clients. Installing and configuring all hardware and software components (O/S, servers, SAN switches/modular data routers, tape libraries, Netbackup application etc).
    • Comprehensive Disaster Recovery Setup
    • Implementation of Gigabit Ethernet infrastructure with Routing for remote sites
    • Shell scripting to automate all database and non-database backups.
  • Large Movie Production / Entertainment Company
    • Configuration and installation of Veritas Foundation Suite products and Veritas Cluster Server.
    • Management of Systems and Middleware Products in Linux, Solaris, and Windows based environments.
    • Management of clustered BEA (acquired by Oracle) products (WebLogic, Aqualogic etc.)
    • Performance tuning and Management of Middleware and databases.
    • Installation, maintenance, and configuration of enterprise backup solutions based on the following application suites: Veritas Netbackup (3.2-4.5) and Legato Networker using various robotic tape library systems. Configuration of “Snapshot backups” from the controller level using shared storage via Fibre Channel.
    • Implementation/management of Unix Security Standards
    • Implementation and production support for the following applications: BMC Patrol, BMC Control-M, Computer Associates XCOM, Sun iPlanet web server.
    • Technical documentation – Completed comprehensive documentation of the entire environment from the server level, database level, and application level.
    • Comprehensive disaster recovery management including enterprise backup implementation
    • Management of Unix, Linux, and OpenVMS Systems
    • Management of Middleware Applications
    • Management of BEA Products (WebLogic)
    • Management of the following Databases: Oracle 7.3.4 & 8.0 (Data Warehousing), DSM 7.1
    • Security management
    • Production support for the following applications: Oracle Data warehousing application and IDX (Healthcare application), Ross Systems Payroll/HR application
    • Technical documentation
    • Comprehensive disaster recovery management
    • Management of Thin Client infrastructure (Citrix)
    • Linux, Windows, Unix (a number of flavors) Administration
    • Oracle & Middleware Administration
    • Security – Cyber warfare, Cyber security etc.
    • Shell and PERL Programming
    • Oracle PL/SQL, Java, HTML, PHP, MySQL, and PostgreSQL
    • Fusion Middleware Control, WebLogic console, and WLST

Any many many other projects…