John Fox

Dorchester IT

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Dorchester IT


I work as a full time IT Consultant. Expereince with IBM Z, Linux (RHEL, Ubuntu, Debian, Centos), Web hosting cpanel, plesk, custom lamp stacks and multi vendor networking. I am currently studying a Masters in Software Development as of 2023. Actively studying usingInterskill, IBM Zxplore and IBM's badge Program. I did my Masters in Fine arts( Screen produciton) at Griffith Film school, 2010 My under Bachelor Degree in Mass Communications majoring in creative Multimedia and Media Production, minor in Communication and media studies. The scope at the moment is Break fix, help-desk/support, networking, bare-metal and virtualization of servers and Linux implementation in a corporate environment. I spent 5 years working the retail sector selling electronics. Including kits, component, a/v equipment. In my free time I spend time in instances of Ubuntu Server and RHEL. I do use Debian and Centos for different projects. I am fascinated with SDR. embedded systems, older hardware. Studio and broadcast automation. First hand experience with play-out systems including SAM Broadcaster, Grass Valley Ignite, Station Playlist and Softfabric's Airtime). I have spent time in radio studios, on sound stages and in a few TV stations over the years. I have a Bachelor of Mass Communications (Majored Creative Multimedia and Media Production, minor in Communication and Media Studies) University of Southern Queensland. (2008) Masters of Fine Arts (Film/Screen Production) University of Griffith (2011) IBM z/OS Mainframe Practitioner Professional Certificate (2020) I have had paid work in Broadcasting (Regional News). And a few years ago was lucky enough to be involved in film projects with friends and colleges. I have logged some time as a theater performer.