As Network Engineer at PSD, Kurt has a variety of responsibilities, including maintenance of PC hardware, server hardware and OS software. Kurt also provides application support, including email, remote access, backup and restoration of client data. Kurt works with peripheral network devices such as firewalls and routers. He continually develops future IT strategies maintaining and nurturing strong client relationships.
Kurt has worked in the IT industry since 1999. Prior to PSD, Kurt performed roles such as Technical Specialist, System Administrator and Webmaster. His primary responsibilities included supporting 200+ clients for a suburban based consulting firm. He has acted as Network Administrator, supporting and managing 100 users in a Windows NT and Citrix Farm environment. He spent significant time developing IT procedures and training support personnel. Kurt’s experience in the implementation and setup of new websites, as well as the maintenance of existing websites, was gained while managing a data center of Apache Web Servers for a Web Developing company.
Kurt’s technology proficiencies include the following operating systems: MS Windows, Cisco IOS, SonicWALL, and Linux/UNIX. He is familiar with applications such as Symantec BackUp Exec and AntiVirus. Kurt holds a Bachelors of Science in Psychology from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and a Masters Degree in Information Technology and Management from Illinois Institute of Technology.
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Microsoft Certified Exchange Administrator
Citrix Certified Administrator