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Steve Schwartz - Principal Consultant

Steve is an independent network consultant and software developer in the Denver area. Steve has been working with PCs and PC based networks since 1982. His programming career started in the mid 80’s with the release of Contacts & Facts, a precursor to today's Personal Information Managers.

With over 25 years of experience in network design and support, Steve can provide you with a solution that is both reliable and affordable. He started with DOS and Netware based networks in the mid 80's and has been keeping up with the advances in network technology ever since.

Steve's qualifications include:

Network/Computer experience

  • Set up and administer networks from 5 to 500 users, utilizing Novell Netware, Microsoft Windows NT4, Windows 2000, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008 server products.
  • Simplify network administration through network login scripts and standardized workstation desktops.
  • Reduce workstation deployment time by using disk imaging software.
  • Thorough understanding of TCP/IP protocols, routing and sub-netting.
  • Design and implement remote access solutions, utilizing VPNs based on IPsec, SSL and PPTP, as well as wireless point to point connectivity.
  • Develop and implement backup and disaster recovery procedures.
  • Set up and administer MS SQL and Exchange Servers.
  • Network migration from Netware to NT4, Windows 2000 or Windows 2003 and from NT4 to Windows 2000, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008
  • Provided software and hardware support including set up and maintenance of both servers and workstations.
  • Planned and implement IT projects ranging from $5,000 to $400,000 and brought them in on time and on or under budget.
  • Long term IT needs analysis and planning.

Software development

Federal Travel Advisor

  • Created software program to automate the filing of Government Travel Vouchers.
  • Created specialized version of above software for use by the entire U.S. Courts System.