Andrew Leniart
Senior Editor
  • Hoppers Crossing,
  • Victoria,
  • Australia
Member Since: 2007/09/11
Industry: Computer & IT
Tech Certifications:
Sage
Volunteer

Helping others, to help themselves...

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Professional Background
Editorial Senior Editor
Experts Exchange
February 2018 – Present
https://rdsrc.us/UrAnnn
Responsible for:
Leading and guiding other Experts Exchange page editors
Resolve issues with submitted editorial content
Create and update Page Editing guidelines
Streamlining the editing process at EE
Editorial Page Editor / Topic Advisor
Experts Exchange
June 2017 – Present
https://rdsrc.us/UrAnnn
Page Editor
Responsible for Editing / Approving / Publishing article submissions to Experts Exchange.

Topic Advisor
Responsible for assisting new users to Experts Exchange and also helping moderators in the moderation of the forum.
Director - Andrews Computer Help Zone
Andrews Computer Help Zone
January 2000 – Present
Hoppers Crossing, Victoria
* Look after all things IT
* Networking
* Server Maintenance
* Workstations, diagnostics, configurations and repairs
* Computer Hardware diagnostics and repairs
* Remote Access to Servers and Workstations
* Remote Repairs via LogMeIn Rescue Facility
* Honest service provided at a fair and reasonable price
* IT Jargon confuse you? I have the ability to explain things in plain English
* Domain Name Setups
* Domain Hosting Recommendations and Setups
* Some MAC Experience and growing
* IPads a specialty
* Much, much more..
* Visit our website at: http://computerhelpzone.com.au/testimonials
Freelance Journalist
Andrews Computer Help Zone Pty Ltd
January 1998 – Present
Melbourne, Australia
Freelance journalist and blogger on a large range of technical and non-technical topics [Present]

Self-published articles on Technical topics at http://computerhelpzone.com.au and https://rdsrc.us/UrAnnn [Present]

Past Experience:
Monthly Column (Andy's Attic) written for Australia PC Review paper magazine for 3-4 years
Monthly Column (Andy's  Attic) written for Australian Commodore and Amiga paper magazine for 3-4 years
Megadisc - Multiple freelance articles published and distributed worldwide via 3.5" floppy discs
IT Manager / System Administrator
JPR Business Group Pty Ltd
January 1999 – October 2015
Camberwell, Victoria, Australia
Responsibilities at JPR Business Group included:

- Installing, configuring, maintaining and Trouble Shooting 30+ Windows workstations.

- Maintaining and Administrating 4 Windows Servers, including Exchange Server, and keeping them operating at peak efficiency.

- Ensuring all of networked company specific Windows Applications and Software could be utilized on the company Macintosh via a Windows 7 Virtual Machine.

- Advising company partners in making decisions and purchases "regarding all matters" relating to IT  in my employed capacity as the companies IT Manager and System Administrator.

- Keeping the company up to date and protected in IT Security related solutions and using both Hardware and Software firewalls / Antivirus and Anti-Malware applications.

- Overseeing the organisation / installation & implementation of CAT6 GB network upgrades (hardware / cabling etc.) to all company premise locations.

- Building, Repairing, and maintaining custom built computers to suit business specific software solutions.

- Monitoring and Administrating of internal and external networks 24/7.

- Providing 24/7 IT support to all staff.

- Researching, purchasing and implementing new company specific software solutions to increase productivity.

- Providing external clients with IT Support via my company "Andrews Computer Help Zone Pty Ltd"

- Responsible for the implementation of all IT installations and related resources when company relocated business premise locations on two occasions during my period of employment.

- Everything else IT related..
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Full Biography

A very honest person who likes to help people help themselves. More info can be found on my website at http://computerhelpzone.com.au/testimonial/

Languages
English
Professional Working Proficiency
Polish
Limited Working Proficiency
Education
Footscray Technical Colledge - Victoria, Australia
Fully qualified and Indentured Carpenter and Joiner
Carpentry and Joinery and Cabinet Making
1981 – 1991
Extensive experience in Cabinet Making, Building Houses and Maintenance of Public Housing during the 10 years I was in this profession.
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Current: Level 18
Andrew needs 66,820 points to level up.
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