Damian has recently joined the Moncrieff service team as a Consulting Engineer. Damian is a highly skilled and experienced System Engineer with over 20 years’ experience. In this time, Damian has acquired certifications in Microsoft (MCSE), Citrix, VMWare, Cisco and HP Storage.
Damian has experience with large environments, having managed environments that supported 20,000 users. He has extremely strong Citrix and VMWare skills to complement the obligatory Microsoft skills needed at his level. He has upgraded Exchange environments to 2013 and has designed and delivered migrations to Microsoft Office 365 in the cloud.
His experience is wide and varied including responsibility for end to end design, technical lead, implementation and ongoing support across a broad array of solutions, primarily on Wintel technology. He has worked in a pre-sales and a consulting basis. Designed IT solutions to meet client’s business requirements and deliver ground up solutions traversing hardware infrastructure, software through to the end client experience.
Damian’s skill set and experience with large SOE/MOE projects and Virtual Desktop (VDI) Technology will allow Moncrieff to expand our traditional PC life cycle management solutions and integrating it with and our mobility practice enabling Moncrieff to provide organisations with consulting, PoC’s and projects for the implementation of virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI). This is enabling clients to reduce desktop management costs while providing an agile platform to enable innovation and mobile access to information whilst providing increased data and IP security.
Overview of Damian’s most recent project
This project was a client infrastructure refresh for a 700 user environment (XPffice 2003 to Windows 7Office 2010), addressing 3 key areas
The major goals were to provide a central management environment for the COM fleet and a Managed Operating Environment (MOE).
Thin Clients (Citrix Clients)
VMware Horizon View Proof of Concept (POC)