Hugh Brown is a senior telecommunications consultant with CCS. Before joining CCS in January 2007 he held the position of a senior telecommunications engineer, responsible for the Avaya platform and the supervision of the telecoms team with one of the largest network companies in the Caribbean region.
Hugh Brown brings a wealth of telecommunications experience to CCS. His experience with different technologies gives him the ability to perform his daily duties, which involve the design, planning, implementation and integration of the Avaya platform.
Hugh Brown is an Avaya Certified Specialist in VOIP and Unified Messaging. He’s also an Avaya Certified Associate in implementation, sales and design.
Alex started working with network infrastructure equipment over 20 years ago whilst working for the largest Cisco distributor in Europe (Azlan), which is now part of the Techdata group of companies. During this period Alex was a network infrastructure engineer for a wide variety of routing and switching projects for a number of large international companies.
Alex has been employed by CCS since 1997, and has been involved in the majority of the CCS network infrastructure deployments. Alex brings to the table a high level of pre and post sales technical expertise, as well project management and team leadership skills.
Alex’s main focus is based around the Cisco product set. These products include the Cisco Wireless, Routing & Switching, Data Center, and Security product set. Alex currently holds a wide variety of Cisco qualifications in these areas, listed below. Alex has currently passed his Cisco Wireless CCIE written exam, and is working towards passing the Cisco CCIE wireless lab exam.
Martin joined CCS’ networking team in spring of 2006. Before joining CCS, Martin worked for a large international IT support provider and IT systems distributor. His focus at CCS is design, implementation and support of Cisco IP PBX’s, Cisco LAN’s and Cisco Wireless Networks.
Martin has several years of experience under his belt and has been an integral part of several large, multifaceted, local and global solution implementations. Martin’s international experience includes implementing Cisco projects in the United Kingdom, Sweden, Switzerland, Holland, as well as here in Bermuda.
Martin holds several Cisco designations, including Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP), Cisco Certified Voice Professional (CCVP), Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Associate – Wireless (CCNA-WL), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) and ), Cisco Certified Network Professional – Voice (CCNP-V).
Alistair joined CCS as a Consultant on the Server, Storage and Virtualization team, after being on island since March 2011. He brings 16 years of industry experience, having worked across many diverse industry sectors, primarily focused on Microsoft client/server technologies.
Alistair’s domain of expertise includes Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Active Directory, Windows server, Citrix, VDI, Remote Desktop, Application Support, vpns, networking, virtualization, testing and user training. Additionally, Alistair holds multiple MCSE Server infrastructure certifications, as well as certifications from Cisco, VMWare (VCP-DCV 5.5), ITIL and Nutanix. He holds a Cisco CCNA certification and is pursuing CCNP status.
As a keen engineer and consultant and a perpetual life learner of technology, Alistair enjoys assessing and learning every customer environment and making recommendations based on industry and vendor best practices.
Dante has been a member of the CCS Networking and Telephony team since May 2014. Prior to joining, he worked in the Academic Technology Services department at Bermuda College as a helpdesk technician while studying part-time. Dante then joined CCS’ cabling team where he learned the basic architecture and transport of data and telecoms within networks, mainly being involved with large projects such as the Tuckers Point Residence Club and the new Magistrates Court. While this helped prepare him for the next chapter in his career, Dante decided to further his education abroad. Shortly before returning back to CCS, he had obtained a Bachelor of Science with Honors in Information Technology from the University of Kent.
Dante’s strong technical abilities allow him to grasp new concepts and technologies quickly, thus he has been able to independently support client sites early upon joining the team. His strong interest in technology allows him to focus on acquiring a wide-ranging skillset. Although he is currently working toward Avaya certifications, Dante plans to pursue Cisco CCNA, network security, VMware and Linux qualifications.
Jakup joined CCS’, server storage & virtualization team in 2013. Jakub bring over a decade of ITC consulting experience to CCS. Prior to joining CCS Jakub held a senior consulting role for an ITC services provider in Toronto, Canada.
Jakub is an experienced consultant, with a wide-ranging skill set. Jakub core competencies are on the Microsoft solutions such as Active Directory, Exchange, SQL, Lync and ISA/TMG product platform. However, in addition to Microsoft Jakub has strong skill in networking and security which adds value to the solution he designs and the customers he supports. Jakub’s passion for technology and troubleshooting makes him a good technology evangelist and a great team player.
Jakub has a Network Systems Technology diploma from Herzing College. Jakub is also a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE), a VMware Certified Professional for Data Center Virtualization (VCP-DCV) and a Nutanix Platform Professional (NPP).