Ahmed Abdel Salam
Ph.D. Candidate
Member Since: 2007/06/27
Tech Certifications:
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Professional Background
Ph.D. Candidate
University of Rome "Tor Vergata"
November 2011 – Present
Head I.T Office
Middle East College of Information Technology
September 2004 – May 2012
• Planning, implementation and management of multisite network infrastructure across the campus based on recommended security standards.
• Planning, implementation and management of a campus secure wireless network.
• Planning, implementation and management of a Hotspot wireless network.
• Planning, implementation and management of college VPN remote sites access for student’s hostels.
• Planning and design of college data center.
• Implementing Smart Campus authentication / authorization system to students & staff.
• Planning, implementation and management of college I.T services (AD, e-Mail, Client /Server Management, File Servers, Web Servers, DB Server, SharePoint,  Printing... etc)
• Planning, implementation of college backup system.
• Planning and Management of student’s general labs using SunRay System.
• Planning, implementation of college IP phone system.
• Implementation and management of network firewall policies.
• Participate in preparation of College Risk Management Strategy, IT policies, Contingency Planning.
• Generating different types of reports to the management.
• Generating problem reports and interacting with the development team to resolve problems and track results/dispositions.
• Responsible for advanced hardware and software troubleshooting, customization.
• Managing a team of support engineers and of over 800 workstations/mobile users in the campus.
• Conducting periodic refresher training and seminars for students, in-house staffs on various technologies and new added services.
• In charge of providing technical and product support for users across the campus.
I.T Service Engineer
ELNG
April 2004 – September 2004
my responsibility was on site network administrating and IT supporting for Staff.
System Engineer
Advanced Internet Center
April 2002 – October 2003
Provide Network Solution for our Customers Including WAN/LAN, Internet 2 Way Via Satellite Networks, Maritime Satellite Networks, Voice Solutions and Security Solutions.
System Engineer
Egy-Tel Internet Service Provider
August 2001 – November 2001
Administrate and Implementing the Network.
Arrangement of appointment and meeting clients to solve their problems.
Make all support for all computers in the company and customers also.
Administrate customers Authentication.
Setting all required software.
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Education
Università di Roma Tor Vergata
PhD
Space Systems and Technologies
2011 – 2015
Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María
Ph.D. Fellowship
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
2014 – 2014
Royal Holloway, U. of London
Master's Degree
Information Security
2008 – 2010
Alexandria University
BSc
Chemistry
1995 – 2000
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Full Biography

Research Interest:
Satellite Telecommunications Security. (DVB Security).
Web Technologies and Protocols over Satellite Networks.
Space dependent telecommunications infrastructure protection.

Technical Skills:
Design, and administration of routing and security of IP-based networks (Wireless Networks, Firewalls, Routers/ Switches, VoIP, V-Sat, Virtual Environments).
Configuration, and administration of different operating systems and network servers including Linux, Windows, IAS, IIS, Terminal Services, File Server, Exchange Servers, SMS, Symantec Backup Exec, BlackBerry Enterprise Server, SunRay Thin Clients, Moodle, SharePoint, System Imaging.
Design and administration of network security tools and policies.
Web technologies and protocols including HTTP/1.0, 1.1, 2.0 (SPDY), Ajax.
Satellite network analysis tools including satellite emulators, Wireshark data analysis, QoS, and traffic shaping.
Programming languages (C, C++).

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Languages
English
Professional Working Proficiency
Arabic
Native or Bilingual Proficiency

Level Progress

Current: Level 6
Ahmed needs 23,709 points to level up.
LVL 7
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    6
  • Windows Server 2003
    5
  • Active Directory
    3
  • Microsoft Server OS
    1
  • Exchange
    1
  • Windows XP
    1
  • Network Management
    1
  • DHCP
    1
  • Microsoft Forefront ISA Server
    1
  • OS Security
    1
  • Routers
    1
  • Printers and Scanners
    1
  • Microsoft IIS Web Server
    1
  • FoxPro
    1
  • JavaScript
    1
  • Microsoft Legacy OS
    1
  • Operating Systems
    1

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