Open-source advocate, system integrator/administrator, troubleshooter, problem solver

Linux - Ubuntu, CentOS, Debian, Red Hat, Puppy Linux

Virtual Private Servers - AWS, Google Cloud (Softlayer, DigitalOcean, Sakura Internet)

System Software - Apache2, NGINX, PHP-FPM, PHP, MySQL, red5

Learning Management Systems (LMS) - Moodle, edX, Blackboard, Manaba

Development Projects
  • PoodLL (for Moodle) - founding supporter of the multimedia plugin for Moodle. Have supported this project from the system administrator side including the development of the demo site system ( Also created the first bootable language laboratory for Moodle version 1.9 and PoodLL which allowed any computer laboratory to become a language laboratory using Moodle, PoodLL, red5 server and Puppy Linux. 
  • (Extensive Reading) - joined as technical consultant to the project managing 2 development teams and helping to stabilize the prototype for production. This project provides English graded readers for extensive reading online.
  • Sync Mirroring Project - self-designed and implemented tool for mirroring PHP/MySQL websites. Allows any production PHP/MySQL site to be backed up remotely and mirrored to any number of specified servers.
  • Dropbox Moodle Quiz Question XML Generator - Wrote a script which works with Dropbox. Basically, place a CSV into a Dropbox folder and receive a Moodle XML question file ready for upload. Also supports GIFT formats.
  • Dropbox Wordpress User Webspace Administrator - Using Dropbox and a CSV file with user data, a custom web space based on each user gets configured including a private Wordpress installation for each. This integration is used in a technology school training users on FTP, Web site building, and Wordpress blog administration.
Programming Languages - shell scripting, C/C++, Perl, Java, PHP, SQL, Lisp, Prolog, Ada, HTML