I put 100% effort into everything I do. I believe my work is a reflection of me and my values, so I try as hard as possible to make sure it is as close to perfect as humanly possible.
Programming, mainframe/micro-operations, security, network, DB admin, and system administration. Certified Project Management Professional.
Familiar with AT&T Sys V, Solaris, HP/UX, macOS, and Windows operating systems
Supported Oracle and MS SQL server environments. Familiar with SQL.
Familiar with modern computer networking standards. Programming languages such as FORTRAN, R, C#, Python, Java, Pascal, and Unix shell scripting.
I used to have a podcast on iTunes back when I was the Apple Ambassador for the Kaiserslautern Mac User Group. Now I'm thinking of starting another one based on what is happening in the world socially and politically.
Since 1986, I have dreamt about writing and publishing a book. I have written software installation and support manuals for the US Air Force and NATO. At the moment I have two, simultaneous projects in the works.
Since the 1980s I have played AD&D with a small group of friends. I have been working on a book based on those adventures for the past thirty years. Now that I have retired, I'm getting closer to finally finishing it.
Current political events in America, and now spreading to other countries around the world, have put the idea of writing a book about the rise of nationalism and the threat that autocratic leaders like Putin and Trump pose to the future of humanity.
I'm proud to ride now with a local club of like-minded but younger cyclists.
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You won't find me on Facebook or Twitter as I do not support those platforms.