Larry Eppley

Experienced Database Administrator (Sybase ASE, IQ and MS SQL Server)

Location
Greater New York City Area
Industry
Information Technology and Services

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Larry Eppley's Overview

Past
  • Sybase ASE/MS SQL Server DBA at TSR Consulting Services, Inc.
  • Senior Database Administrator at ASCAP
  • Database Administrator at ILX Systems (now part of Thompson-Reuters)
  • Senior Database Administrator at ASCAP
Education
Connections

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Larry Eppley's Summary

IT professional with 20+ years experience. Since 1996 worked as a DBA with Sybase ASE versions 11.0.3-12.5.4 on IBM AIX, HP Tru64 (DEC Alpha), and NT platforms; Sybase IQ versions 11.5-12.7 on IBM AIX and HP Tru64; and MS SQL Server versions 6.0 through SQL2008. Started in IT as a programmer/analyst on COBOL/mainframe/minicomputer systems, and transitioned into database administration with Datacom/DB on MVS. DBA experience continued with SQL/DS and DB2 on VSE and MVS mainframes before branching into distributed DBMS's in 1996.

Specialties

Sybase ASE, Sybase IQ, and MS SQL Server database administration; database software installation, maintenance, and upgrading; Unix Korn shell scripting; database design and performance; database backup/recovery methodologies; database problem resolution; standards development and enforcement.

Larry Eppley's Experience

Sybase ASE/MS SQL Server DBA

TSR Consulting Services, Inc.

Public Company; 201-500 employees; TSRI; Staffing and Recruiting industry

September 2010July 2011 (11 months)

A consultant at New York Life Insurance Company at their Sleepy Hollow, NY, campus. Worked on database upgrade and migration projects involving Sybase ASE and MS SQL Server. Installed ASE 15.5 and upgraded a test server as a Proof of Concept. Used SQL Server Migration Assistant 2008 for Sybase to migrate Sybase ASE databases to SQL Server 2008 databases. Installed/tested Oracle SQL Developer as a Proof of Concept to migrate Sybase ASE databases to Oracle. Assisted with developing documentation for applying SQL Server Service Packs and installing SQL Server 2008 and 2008R2.

Senior Database Administrator

ASCAP

Nonprofit; 201-500 employees; Music industry

October 2003October 2009 (6 years 1 month)

Resonsible for all DBA tasks for Sybase ASE (11.9.2 - 12.5.4). Migrated Sybase ASE from DEC Alpha (HP Tru64) servers to IBM AIX servers. Upgraded Sybase IQ from 12.5 to 12.7 on IBM AIX server.

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; TRI; Information Technology and Services industry

November 2000December 2002 (2 years 2 months)

Sybase ASE database administrator supporting all development servers. ASE ran on Windows NT servers.

Senior Database Administrator

ASCAP

Nonprofit; 201-500 employees; Music industry

November 1994October 2000 (6 years)

Responsible for all DBA tasks for Sybase ASE (11.0.3 - 11.9.2) and Sybase IQ (11.5) running on DEC Alpha Unix servers, and MS SQL Server (6.0 - 7.0) running on Windows NT.

Larry Eppley's Skills & Expertise

  1. Sybase Adaptive Server
  2. Sybase IQ
  3. Microsoft SQL Server
  4. SQL
  5. Database Administration
  6. Databases
  7. Database Design
  8. Capacity Planning
  9. Unix Shell Scripting
  10. UNIX utilities
  11. AIX
  12. Basics of Unix
  13. Windows 7
  14. Performance Tuning
  15. Sybase
  16. Enterprise Architecture
  17. Operating Systems
  18. DB2
  19. Servers
  20. Software Documentation
  21. Data Migration
  22. Data Warehousing
  23. ETL
  24. SSIS
  25. T-SQL

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Larry Eppley's Education

Susquehanna University

Bachelor of Music, Music Education

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