Information about Mike Sherman

Hi I'm Mike Sherman, the one who graduated from  and has worked at places like  & . I'm an "all round IT Professional" with plenty of commercial experience working with high traffic, mission critical websites, networks, databases and virtualization platforms.

I use open source software almost as much as I use the command line, love live music, fishing, fiddling with computers, speakers, networks, PHP and almost anything techie or mechanical.

In my spare time I go fishing, am member of the  management committee & volunteer at the MANWEB Retired Persons Angling Club.

Some of my skills

  • Object orientated PHP development & optimization
  • Linux administration & architecture
  • Website development & optimization
  • Cloud application design and deployment
  • Amazon Web Services administration & architecture
  • Virtualization
  • Network administration & architecture
  • MySQL, SQL, SQLite, NoSQL database development, design & optimization
  • Disaster recovery
  • Fault finding, troubleshooting
  • Small business management
  • SEO
  • Fishing, Angling, Trout tickling & I can juggle :)