Matthew Palmer, based in Ashford,Kent has over 15 years experience in Linux and UNIX server configuration. Including building the physical servers, system installation and configuration/development of services, and good experience with Shell scripting,Perl,PHP,Apache (LAMP) and a bit of C.
Matt Palmer also has good working experience with design and implementation of Virtualisation frameworks, including VMware ESX/ESXi,Xen and more recently been instrumental in the design and implemention of a new Cloud infrastructure to support a booking API on Amazons AWS EC2 platform, using the api-tools and the Opscode platform to create recipes to make the framework quickly reproduceable and more scalable.
Matt Palmer also has projects live on sourceforge, take a look here http://sourceforge.net/projects/mpevarss and here http://sourceforge.net/projects/mysqlcapicheck, as I’m looking for volunteers on the project to help make it better 🙂
Matthew Palmer also has a long history helping in (and is a Graduate) in the HP support forums, take a look here: http://forums.itrc.hp.com, and a keen advocate of GreenIT.
Most Recently Matt was awarded 7th place worldwide in the annual Linux Foundation Linux Guru Rankings, and is actively involved in the content that is created for Linux.com and helping out in the Linux.com forums
Matt Palmer is a participant in the Amazon EU Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk.