Who Am I

IT Engineer addicted to technology, knowledge and Coffee
"I don't have dreams, I have goals"
-Harvey Specter

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My work

More than 10 years of experience in the IT infrastructure filed and 11 professional certificates shaped up my skills and knowledge, successfully designed and implemented high scale projects to achieve ubiquitous IT under stable and reliable environment, following are some of the projects I implemented

  • Centralized IT system and support delivery
  • Microsoft VDI & Remote App for Trust Re branches and remote users
  • Microsoft Direct Access for Trust Re Bahrain
  • Site-To-Site VPN between Trust Re HQ and branches (Malaysia & Cyprus)
  • Design and build multi site domain under windows server 2012 R2 environment

Projects in progress

TrustRe Domain migration
DirectAccess multi site implementation
Trust Re Core Network Upgrade
TrustRe DR Revamp

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About me

Ebrahim Albasri, IT Infrastructure and Team Lead born in 1986, started my professional career in 2005 as System support officer in BMMI where I got promoted to be a Senior System Officer, joined Seeds Solutions in 2010 as Network Administrator, my final step was to TrustRe as System Administrator where I got promoted to be IT Infrastructure and Team Lead, working with all of these teams and environments shaped up my skills I have successfully designed, deployed, managed and supported live used enterprises solutions (mainly Microsoft and Cisco enterprise solutions), performed preventive maintenance and network upgrade, drafted and documented different IT infrastructure environments.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE Private Cloud)
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security)
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITILv3)

Articles and Knowledge base

Extending a Cluster Shared Volumes (CSV)

First:  Extend LUN using OEM-specific tools The first step isn’t one that I can document specifically because it is OEM-specific for the toolset.  As you know, SAN’s are a form of Shared I/O and due to this they are managed using a set of proprietary tools (usually) and as such I can’t really provide guidance […]

Hyper-V Replica Configurations

Hyper-V Replica is a built-in functionality added into Hyper-V role which uses asynchronous data replication technology to replicate Hyper-V virtual machines in a primary site to the Disaster recovery (DR) site using a single network connection. DR is a very important component for every IT system and it is very important to have some sort of backup/recovery option […]

Step-by-Step: Setup and Configure Azure Site Recovery (ASR) for On-Premises Hyper-V Host

Here is a step by step walk-through on how to go about setting up and configuring ASR (Azure Site Recovery) and backing up your On-Premises Virtual Machines (VMs) with Azure Resource Manager (ARM). First things, first, Azure’s Recovery Service Vault is a unified vault/resource that allows you to manage your backup and data disaster recovery needs within Azure. For example, if you are […]