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Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals 7-27-19 Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals 7-27-19

Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals 7-27-19

Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals 7-27-19

Just became certified in Azure Fundamentals from Microsoft! This was the AZ-900 exam and I created a free Azure account in the beginning of the year to learn more about it and cloud computing. It was a great foundational exam covering topics of scenarios related to Azure and cloud […]

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Global Azure Bootcamp 4-27-19 Global Azure Bootcamp 4-27-19

Global Azure Bootcamp 4-27-19

Global Azure Bootcamp 4-27-19

Attended a meetup event to learn more about Microsoft Azure. This event strengthened my knowledge and interest in cloud computing, helped me network, and learn more about Microsoft technologies. Here were helpful links:

Diploma - Jethro Lipsun - WGU
Master of Science, Information Technology Management Achieved! 2-20-2019 Master of Science, Information Technology Management Achieved! 2-20-2019

Master of Science, Information Technology Management Achieved! 2-20-2019

Master of Science, Information Technology Management Achieved! 2-20-2019

Just received my diploma for Master of Science, Information Technology Management at Western Governors University! It took about a year to complete and was challenging yet rewarding.

Here is the link to the program here: WGU IT Management Masters Program

The list of courses I completed were:

Verifone
Automate Patching on Verifone Devices – 10-9-18 Automate Patching on Verifone Devices – 10-9-18

Automate Patching on Verifone Devices – 10-9-18

Automate Patching on Verifone Devices – 10-9-18

Our business has over hundreds of Point of Sale payment processing systems in our food and retail venues. It consists of terminals with Point of Sale software and Verifone devices. The Verifone devices have software powered by eSocket and ACI and need to be patched. In order to patch […]

JethroCAPMCertificate
Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) – 10-6-18 Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) – 10-6-18

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) – 10-6-18

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) – 10-6-18

Just became a Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) from the PMI (Project Management Institute)! This was a requirement for my IT Management Masters Program. Took me about 3 months to study and I learned a lot regarding Project Management (Integration, Scope, Schedule, Costs, Quality, Resource, Communication, Risk, Procurement, Stakeholders). […]

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Salt Lake City, Utah + Masters 3-24-18 – 3-25-18 Salt Lake City, Utah + Masters 3-24-18 – 3-25-18

Salt Lake City, Utah + Masters 3-24-18 – 3-25-18

Salt Lake City, Utah + Masters 3-24-18 – 3-25-18

I got accepted in a Master of Science Information Technology Management Program at Western Governors University which is located at Salt Lake City, Utah. Yay!!! I will begin classes at 4/1/18 and even though all the classes are online, I thought I’d pay the campus a visit beforehand and […]

ServiceWatcher
Service Watcher – 3-1-18 Service Watcher – 3-1-18

Service Watcher – 3-1-18

Service Watcher – 3-1-18

We had an issue where certain Windows Services would intermittently crash and stop (root cause pending). However, we created a custom Windows Service in C# to watch these services and start them if they stopped or were not started. There is also a config file that this custom service […]

nbcugem
New job and an awarded gem! 2-21-18 New job and an awarded gem! 2-21-18

New job and an awarded gem! 2-21-18

New job and an awarded gem! 2-21-18

Started a new job at NBCUniversal in the Universal Studios Hollywood Parks Technology subsidiary on 8-21-17. Today has been my 6 months anniversary and I love it so far! I played a huge role in the EMV project where we had to deploy, communicate, and implement EMV […]

Jarvis
C# Jarvis Voice Controlled Home Automation – 11-20-17 C# Jarvis Voice Controlled Home Automation – 11-20-17

C# Jarvis Voice Controlled Home Automation – 11-20-17

C# Jarvis Voice Controlled Home Automation – 11-20-17

Just doing a quick demo and testing how my Jarvis application controls my apartment lights. Video link to demo is below. I am still updating it as I go but so far it’s been fun and successful.

Hardware:

Powershell versions
Automation – PowerShell purge version history older then 6 months and keep only 20 versions in SharePoint 2013 – 9-28-2016 Automation – PowerShell purge version history older then 6 months and keep only 20 versions in SharePoint 2013 – 9-28-2016

Automation – PowerShell purge version history older then 6 months and keep only 20 versions in SharePoint 2013 – 9-28-2016

Automation – PowerShell purge version history older then 6 months and keep only 20 versions in SharePoint 2013 – 9-28-2016

In SharePoint 2013, you can enable version history and see all of the different versions of the documents. I had a request to first purge version history older than 6 months and for any versions that remain, they would want to keep only 20 versions. Since there were many […]

hostsfile
Change IPs on Hosts File – PowerShell 3-22-16 Change IPs on Hosts File – PowerShell 3-22-16

Change IPs on Hosts File – PowerShell 3-22-16

Change IPs on Hosts File – PowerShell 3-22-16

Quick script I made to update hosts file entry. What it does is that it comments out previous IP and domain name and creates new a new line with the new IP and domain name. It was challenging in that the number of spaces and tabs might be different and we do […]

award
Popular Award At Job?? Whaaa?? 12-9-15 Popular Award At Job?? Whaaa?? 12-9-15

Popular Award At Job?? Whaaa?? 12-9-15

Popular Award At Job?? Whaaa?? 12-9-15

Wow! I was not expecting an award from my CEO at General Networks Corporation in our Christmas Party. I just want to say Thank You and Thank You to everyone else in the company for helping me in my career and making it enjoyable! This is truly appreciative and […]

Orlando City
Florida 9-20-15 to 9-28-15 Florida 9-20-15 to 9-28-15

Florida 9-20-15 to 9-28-15

Florida 9-20-15 to 9-28-15

Traveled to Orlando Florida from 9-20-15 to 9-28-15 solo to visit my manager and clients for The Walt Disney Company. Worked during the day and had fun at night :). Thank you Yash for showing me around and letting me stay at your house. Highlights:

Project 4 - Remote PowerShell and SQL
Project 4: Remote PowerShell and SQL Project 4: Remote PowerShell and SQL

Project 4: Remote PowerShell and SQL

Project 4: Remote PowerShell and SQL

We needed to get the following information for all of our sites: title, url, environment, database name, owner, etc. in all of our production and non-production environments. The constraints are that (1) each environment has different admin accounts and password (2)how does script know all of our server names? (3) we […]

logs
Notifying Us With Specific Errors in Logs 4-21-14 Notifying Us With Specific Errors in Logs 4-21-14

Notifying Us With Specific Errors in Logs 4-21-14

Notifying Us With Specific Errors in Logs 4-21-14

We have log files that always logs errors in our custom applications. However, when there is an entry that contains “ERROR123”, then we know it is something serious. Issue is that it occurs sporadically and no one checks logs 24/7 so I had built this script that checks when this […]

PowerShell - Open All Sites
Automation – PowerShell Open All Sites 10-1-13 Automation – PowerShell Open All Sites 10-1-13

Automation – PowerShell Open All Sites 10-1-13

Automation – PowerShell Open All Sites 10-1-13

We always have patching done in our Windows 2008-2012 servers and sometimes they break our sites in our SharePoint 2010-2013. We needed to automate testing or opening all of our sites and checking them to see if they are loading properly.

Requirements:

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Graduation CSULA 6-14-2013 Graduation CSULA 6-14-2013

Graduation CSULA 6-14-2013

Graduation CSULA 6-14-2013

Attended CSULA with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Computer Science from June 2008 to June 2013. It was very memorable and officially, I didn’t want to walk the stage but I did it anyways for my family. CSULA’s graduation can go pretty fast because they don’t call up […]

project 1
Project 1: CSULA website Project 1: CSULA website

Project 1: CSULA website

Project 1: CSULA website

I started work at CSULA in September 2010 as a student technology assistant. Other than helping faculty and administering learning management systems such as Blackboard and Moodle, our department (Center for Effective Teaching and Learning) hosts its own website. My coworkers and I are busy coding a website using […]

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Project 2: Usability Project 2: Usability

Project 2: Usability

Project 2: Usability

When I interned at Southern California Edison in June 2011, I was given a role to test one of their software for usability. Usability is a quality attribute that assesses how easy something is to use. From what I have learned, no matter how great the product is, if […]

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Project 3: Customer Portal System Project 3: Customer Portal System

Project 3: Customer Portal System

Project 3: Customer Portal System

In my 5th year of Cal State LA, June 2012 – June 2013, I had to do a group project with a company named QTC. This company built websites using SharePoint, C#, and ASP.NET. In this project, we had 3 virtual machines, 1 for the Active Directory Usernames, the […]