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Professional Accomplishments

Certification History:
GroupWise 5 Certified Novell Administrator (CNA) 08-19-1998
GroupWise 5 Certified Novell Engineer (CNE) 11-12-1999
NetWare 5 Certified Novell Administrator (CNA) 08-16-2000
NetWare 5 Certified Novell Engineer (CNE) 08-16-2000
NetWare 6 Certified Novell Administrator (CNA) 08-16-2004
NetWare 6 Certified Novell Engineer (CNE) 08-16-2004
Novell Certified Linux Engineer (LPI Level 1) 01-21-2005
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) 07-26-2005
CompTIA Project+ Certified Professional 11-07-2005
NetWare 6 Master Certified Novell Engineer (MCNE) 11-16-2005
Novell Certified Engineer, Enterprise Services (NCE) 06-25-2008
Workgroup Technical Specialist 06-25-2008
End User Computing Advanced Technical Specialist 06-25-2008
Datacenter Technical Specialist 12-17-2009
Suse Certified Linux Administrator (CLA 10) 12-17-2009
Novell OES 2 Advanced Technical Specialist 10-30-2012
VMware Sales Professional 10-16-2014
VMware Technical Sales Professional 10-24-2014
SUSE Technical Specialist 02-04-2017
SUSE Certified Administrator (SCA 12) 02-04-2017
SUSE Certified Engineer (SCE 12) 02-04-2017
SUSE Certified Instructor (SCI) 03-14-2017

Conference Participation:
Novell Brainshare, Salt Lake City, Utah (USA) 2008 Enterprise Web Publishing
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2010 GroupWise SMTP Infrastructure Design
GWAVACon, Torrance, California (USA) 2011 GroupWise SMTP Infrastructure Design
Technology Transfer Partners, Regensburg (Germany) 2011 GroupWise SMTP Infrastructure Design
Novell Brainshare, Salt Lake City, Utah (USA) 2011 GroupWise Internet Agent Configuration
GWAVACon, Torrance, California (USA) 2012 GroupWise SMTP Infrastructure
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2012 Using GroupWise SetupIP
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2012 VMware Tools OSP's
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2012 A GroupWise Health Check
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2012 GroupWise WebAccess Security
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2012 Apache LDAP Configuration for eDir
Technology Transfer Partners, Groningen (Netherlands) 2013 VMware Tools OSP's
Technology Transfer Partners, Groningen (Netherlands) 2013 Apache LDAP Configuration for eDir
Technology Transfer Partners, Groningen (Netherlands) 2013 GroupWise SMTP Infrastructure Design
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2013 VMware Tools OSP's
SUSECON, Orlando, Florida (USA) 2013 Apache LDAP Configuration for eDir and AD
Technology Transfer Partners, Asia/Pac, Teleconference 2013 VMware Tools OSP's
Technology Transfer Partners, Asia/Pac, Teleconference 2013 GroupWise SMTP Infrastructure Design
Technology Transfer Partners, Asia/Pac, Teleconference 2013 Apache LDAP Configuration for eDir and AD
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2014 Linux Authentication and Authorisation using SSSD
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2014 Linux Authentication and Authorisation using SSSD - Lab
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2014 The Power of eDirectory - how are we exploiting it
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2014 Upgrading to GroupWise 2014
University System of Georgia, Eatonton, Georgia (USA) 2014 Linux Authentication and Authorisation using SSSD
Novell Brainshare, Salt Lake City, Utah (USA) 2014 Upgrading and Deploying the GroupWise 2014 Client
SUSECON, Orlando, Florida (USA) 2014 Linux Authentication and Authorisation using SSSD - Lab
Technology Transfer Partners, Asia/Pac, Teleconference 2014 Linux Authentication and Authorisation using SSSD
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2015 The things HPC cannot be bothered with
Technology Transfer Partners, Provo, Utah (USA) 2015 Linux authentication using the SSSD explained
SUSECON, Amsterdam (The Netherlands) 2015 High Performance Computing Technology forum
SUSECON, Amsterdam (The Netherlands) 2015 Authentication Authorisation and Windows Integration using SSSD - Lab
University System of Georgia, Eatonton, Georgia (USA) 2016 Stuff Everyone Should Know About the SSSD
SUSECON, Washington D.C. (USA) 2016 Implementing the SSSD, SLES12 and AD - Lab
SUSECON, Washington D.C. (USA) 2016 The SSSD, SLES12 and Active Directory
Technology Transfer Partners, Linz (Austria) 2017 Super Computing USA: a sysadmin perspective
Technology Transfer Partners, Linz (Austria) 2017 Using the SSSD LDAP and AD providers on SLES 12 - Lab

Technical Community Advocacy:
Technology Transfer Partnes(TTP) 2011 Advisor for Higher Education in the Americas

Success Stories:
Augusta University (MCG) 2009 Web Enhancement Project

Published work:
GroupWise Cool Solutions Wikis 2010 GroupWise 8 Best Practices Wiki
Open Horizons 2011 Does Your Enterprise Have A SMTP Onion?
Open Horizons 2012 LDAP Authentication Against eDirectory for the Apache Neanderthal
Augusta University JAGWIRE 2013 GRU staff collaborates with Netherlands-based HPC team
Open Horizons 2014 Introduction to SSSD: You should see Polyscheme PAM

Publication Resource and Contribution:
FedTech Magazine, Linux High Availability Technology 2010
Novell GroupWise 2012 Administrator's Guide 2013 Author: Willem Bagchus