Shaun Hardneck
Systems Engineer Team Lead
  • Dubai,
  • United Arab Emirates
Member Since: 2017/07/18
Industry: Consulting
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Passionate and Experienced IT Professional with experience in Microsoft Exchange Messaging and Office 365 solutions.

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ICT |Systems Manager |Systems Team Lead
Mediclinic Middle East
December 2016 – Present
Mediclinic Middle East is part of Mediclinic International, a private hospital group with three operating platforms in Southern Africa (South Africa and Namibia), Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates, and a 29.9% shareholding in Spire Healthcare, a UK-based healthcare group with 38 hospitals.

As a Systems Lead I am responsible for configuring, installing, maintaining Infrastructure Systems in a mission critical environment. I participate in departmental projects by leading the development of project plans, documentation, and performing project tasks. 
The following systems I am directly involved and responsible for on a daily basis.
 
      •      Configuring & Administering Exchange Server 2010 / 2013 /2016
      •      Installing, Configuring & Administering Windows Server 2008 / R2 / 2012 R2 / 2016
      •      Installing, Configuring & Administering VMware Products. (vSphere / ESXi)
      •      Installing, Configuring & Administering Microsoft Hyper-V 2008 R2 / 2012 R2 / 2016
      •      Administering and Deploying Active Directory, Backups.
      •      Azure Solutions implementations
      •      Configure & Administering Microsoft Office 365
      •      Configure & Administering Skype for Business
      •      Administering Mimecast email security, continuity and archiving

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UrbanNerd-Consulting
February 2014 – Present
UrbanNerd Consulting focuses on providing low cost IT infrastructure support for small to medium businesses/organizations, with focus on:

- Microsoft solutions design and deployments.
- Microsoft Office 365 migrations and deployments.
- ESET Antivirus
- Outsourced Help Desk services.
- 24/7 Monitoring with products like Kaseya, Solarwinds
- Microsoft Azure Solutions design and deployments.
- Veaam On-premise and Office 365 backup.
- Microsoft Exchange 2010/2013/2016 deployments and migrations.
- Microsoft Office 365 Exchange Hybrid Deployments.


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Passionate and Experienced IT Professional with experience in deploying, designing and managing Microsoft Exchange Messaging solutions.

During my career I have successfully deployed multiple Microsoft Exchange Hybrid solutions with Office 365 as well as migrating users from Microsoft Exchange on-premise to Microsoft Office 365.

My passion for things Microsoft had led me to implement Microsoft Hyper-V, Active Directory and Microsoft azure based solutions.

During my spare time I blog about things Exchange, Office 365, Azure and Active Directory as well as just simply reading and keeping up with things technology.

Blog link: http://thatlazyadmin.com

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English
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Afrikaans
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Current: Level 5
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    5
  • Exchange
    4
  • Outlook
    3
  • Office 365
    3
  • Active Directory
    3
  • Powershell
    2
  • Azure
    2
  • Windows Server 2012
    1
  • Microsoft Office
    1
  • Hyper-V
    1
  • Security
    1
  • VMware
    1
  • Virtualization
    1
  • Windows OS
    1
  • DNS
    1
  • Databases
    1
  • Scripting Languages
    1
  • Networking
    1
  • Email Servers
    1
  • Chat / IM
    1
  • Microsoft SharePoint
    1
  • Operating Systems
    1
  • RAID
    1
  • Storage
    1

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