About Craig Simpson and Real World UCS
|25+ years in the industry with a primary focus on System Engineering and Administration.
Have gotten away from a daily tech job in 2017. Now working on the http://radiantcreators.com/ project.
Radiant Creators is a collaborative endeavor composed of people whose passion, purpose and dedication requires forging their own unique path of empowerment and livelihood. These are people who willingly choose to buck convention, do what they love, create their own businesses, and live by their own rules.
Some past technology accomplishments. Recently completed “Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE v2.0)” (Aug 25 2014 to Aug 29 2014) and “Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric 5.0″ 642-997 DCUFI training (Jul 14 2014 – Jul 18 2014). Achieved Cisco CCNA, CCNP SWITCH, and am actively working on CCNP ROUTE and EMC E20-547 VNX Solutions Specialist certifications. Have a very active Cisco UCS site at http://realworlducs.com/. Recently complete training Isilon Administration and Management 12/09/2013-12/13/2013, and VNX Unified Storage Management 02/03/2014-02/07/2014. Was featured in video by EMC regarding my architecture for video Xbox encoding infrastructure using Cisco UCS, EMC VNX, and EMC Isilon “Microsoft Xbox Video Relies on EMC Isilon to Support Their Explosive Growth”
I work with UCS systems because it is “fun”.