Rick DeAngelis has over 25 years of IT design experience working with technologies from Hewlett-Packard, VMware, Oracle, Red Hat, Riverbed, and many others, to build adaptable and innovative IT solutions.
As a Sr. Solutions Architect with IIS Technology, Rick has designed server, storage, and virtualization platforms for hundreds of companies, corporations, and municipalities in the greater NYC Metro area.
Most recently, Rick has focused his expertise on infrastructure convergence and cloud computing. Using cloud component technologies by HPE, VMware, Red Hat and other technology providers; Rick is working with the IIS Technology team to design and offer comprehensive, adaptable, cloud solutions for corporations and service providers.
Rick continues to look for new approaches to design solutions incorporating emerging networking, server, and storage technologies into flexible IT platforms for his many loyal customers.
Specialties: IT architecture, design, and pre-sales assistance in building competitive solutions that can be quoted by the IIS Technology Sales team.
HP Certifications: APP, ATP, ASE (pending): HP Cloud Systems, HP Vertica, HP Autonomy, HP Moonshot, HP Blade System, HP Storage including P9000 and 3Par. Additional certifications in HP Superdome, Integrity servers, VMware Technical Sales Professional.
IBM Power and Enterprise Storage certified.
Red Hat Technical Sales training certified
Skills: Visio, HP Sales Builder, HP Power Advisor, HP Sizers, VMware HCL's, etc.
Interests: Beyond architecting leading-edge IT solutions, Rick also has a significant interest and expertise in digital music technologies, and stays current on software, hardware, and methodologies for creating music with today's modern, digital tools - having the opportunity to collaborate with some well-known producers and artists in this field.