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IT Manager at Monoflo International, Inc.
30 years in IT
Backup & Replication - Unitrends
Our current backup strategy involves a cloud storage solution and local NAS. This created some challenges when restoring data and did not allow for Disaster Recovery. We opted for 2 Unitrends appliances.
Work in Progress
Monoflo Manufacturing Data Display System
Display pertinent data in real time at pre-determined locations throughout the manufacturing facility to help manufacturing floor personnel accomplish their day to day goals.
Work in Progress
Conveyor Status - Traffic Light Project
Monoflo International, Inc. needed a way to easily signal when conveyors in an automated environment needed to be "emptied", so we deployed simple technology to provide a visual cue.
Oct 12, 2016
Remote Warehouse Connectivity
We needed to expand our warehouse space to be able to accommodate facility changes and increased production. The additional space needed to have network connectivity for ERP functionality and VoIP Connectivity.
Apr 6, 2015
Self Hosted Remote Disaster Recover Site
When you have a broad campus or multiple sites with broadband access, the benefit of a self hosted disaster recovery site are tremendous.
Aug 16, 2014
Remote Weight Collection and Tracking
We recycle plastic containers and turn them info pellets for reuse in our manufacturing process. We have a system that weights the pellets produced. We needed a way to collect these weights.
Aug 4, 2014
Infrastructure Virtualization - VMWare
Virtualization has proven to be a viable piece of the IT infrastructure. The basic power and real estate benefits are there, but there are many others which are not clearly evident.
Jul 2, 2014
After our 8 Year Old APC UPS started alarming, we realized we needed a new power backup solution for our small-ish data center. After some calculating and measuring, we decided on an Eaton BladeUPS N+1.
May 30, 2014
Virtualization of SiloMonitoring Server
While 'virtualizing' our environment, we wanted to minimize the number of physical machines we have running. SiloMonitoring uses a USB has for security and RS-485 for communication with the devices; this was a challenge.
Apr 11, 2014
RFID Tag Embedded Products
A bakery customer wanted a way to track their product and automate their picking and packing system with the use of RFID tags.
Jan 31, 2014
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