Andrew is an energetic troubleshooter/implementer. He is detail oriented and has a firm grasp of a large variety of technical subjects. Andrew has a great ability to gather and communicate required information and follow through with a problem until resolved. In the past he has specialized in localized system implementation situations for a medium sized software company with locations in Toronto, Vancouver, Shanghai, Chicago, and Cincinnati. His primary focus in the past has been the implementation of Unix based systems on IBM Power Series hardware, as well as the maintenance of Windows based clients and servers. More recently Andrew has been focused on the development of cloud and physical Linux based systems for small to medium sized businesses, along with migration from closed source systems such as Lotus Notes and Microsoft Exchange/Active Directory to FOSS alternatives. Along with the development of his skills within a working environment Andrew actively expands his FOSS (Free and Open Source Software) based skills within the open source communities by providing support for several non-profit organizations and political parties.