Established in 2013. Adam and Acmtix Ltd aim to provide the best infrastructure monitoring service in the UK. Adam has worked with many large UK based organisations providing visibility, in depth metrics, alerting, reporting and training. Adam regularly contributes to the Solarwinds Thwack Community and can often be seen talking technical on Twitter.

Adam Timberley
Adam TimberleyInfrastructure Monitoring Engineer (Director of ACMTIX Ltd)
Adam is currently in contract, designing and deploying numerous technical solutions for CenterParcs in Nottinghamshire in the United Kingdom. CenterParcs is a revolutionary holiday company with five holiday villages across the UK and a large headquarters in Nottingham.

Adam is a Microsoft certified, senior infrastructure monitoring engineer (contractor), who specialises in infrastructure monitoring using Solarwinds software technologies.

Adam has extensive experience managing 999 critical 24/7 environments and users at many large international organisations.

Adams management, diagnostics and assurance skills have been enhanced while working with teams on large scale projects for DOCMAN, SSP worldwide, UKSBS, NEXT PLC, East Midlands Ambulance service, Loughborough University and Carter & Carter Group Plc.

Understanding environments for monitoring purposes has given Adam an advanced understanding of infrastructure virtualisation, change management, business systems analysis and support, while his skills and adaptability allow him to be confident about taking on any I.T position.

Adam enjoys discovering new skills and sharing his experiences with others via workshops and training sessions. Adam always says that he looks forward to his next achievement.

December 2017 – Present

 

Solarwinds MVP / Infrastructure Engineer (Contract)

CenterParcs – One Edison Rise New Ollerton, Eakring, New Ollerton, Newark NG22 9DP

Project engineering for CenterParcs. Planning new network equipment and new specialist hardware from architecture level to build / install. Working with village technicians and third party staff to provide technical solutions to villages for concession businesses. Installing and configuring Darktrace AI security solution. Monitoring, providing best practise advice / training and support for Solarwinds.

March 2017 – July 2017

Infrastructure Monitoring Engineer (Solarwinds Contract)

DocmanPioneer Court, Pioneer Way, Castleford WF10 5QU

Sourcing, designing and deploying a full monitoring solution for an NHS digital assured software provider. Monitoring with Orion Platform 2017.1.5200, WPM 2.2.1, CloudMonitoring 1.0.0, DPAIM 11.0.0, QoE 2.3, VIM 7.1.0, SAM 6.4.0, NPM 12.1, CloudMonitoring 1.0.0, SRM 6.4.0, IPAM 4.3.2, Netpath 1.1.0, NTA 4.2.2, NCM 7.6. Providing custom alerting and reporting for capacity and performance. Designing web transactions to satisfy strict NHS digital requirements for availability, service level agreements.

May 2016 – December 2016 (8 Months)

 

Infrastructure Monitoring Specialist (Solarwinds Contract)

SSP Worldwide LTD – 2500, Birmingham Business Park, The Crescent, Solihull B37 7YE

Installing, maintaining, configuring Solarwinds Orion Platform 2016.1.5300, NPM 12.0, WPM 2.2.1, IPAM 4.3.1, DPA 10.0.1, QoE 2.1.0, IVIM 2.1.2, SAM 6.2.4, NCM 7.5, Netflow Traffic Analyser 4.2.

Providing monitoring capabilities and setting up a NOC team for SSP LTD supporting the financial insurance software/hardware environments using WMI /  SNMP, netflow traffic analyser, database performance analysis and web transactions. Providing incident analysis with problem resolution. Providing alerting and reporting on incidents / forecasts. Replacing Nimsoft old monitoring solution.

Jan 2016 – April 2016 (4 Months)

 

Infrastructure Monitoring Engineer (Solarwinds Contract)

UK Shared Business Services Ltd – North Star House, N Star Ave, Hawksworth Trading Estate, Swindon SN2 1FF

Installing, configuring and maintaining a large government monitoring environment using Solarwinds, NPM, SAM, NCM, WPM, IPAM, Virtualisation manager, patch manager, database performance analyzer for MS SQL and NETFLOW to monitor medical research council databases, networking kit and the UK Space agency Windows / Linux / application servers, Exchange, SQL servers. Alerting and process management of events, and problem resolution. Working with teams to setup new environments, documentation, diagrams and providing NOC Views to establish transparent business systems that are resilient and viewable across the business.

Oct 2014 – Nov 2015 (1 Year 2 Months)

Systems Engineer (Contract)

NEXT PLC – Desford Rd, Enderby, Leicester LE19 4AT

Building new technology solutions and developing existing infrastructure at NEXT PLC. Producing requirement specifications, diagrams, documentation, pricing for new equipment and project planning. Installing and configuring HP BL460 blade servers and supporting infrastructure projects. Collaborating with other teams at NEXT PLC to establish best practise for large business-wide projects.

July 2013 – Oct 2014 (1 Year 3 Months)

 

Senior Infrastructure Engineer (Contract)

East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust – 1 Horizon Place, Mellors Way, Nottingham NG8 6PY

Directly responsible for the maintenance and development of the EMAS network, 24/7 Computerised Ambulance Deployment Systems bespoke applications including TAS, CAD, GRS, IRIS, Citrix environment. Microsoft Server 2008 – 2012 infrastructure. Installation and management of the Orion SolarWinds monitoring WMI and SNMP, NPM, SAM, IPAM, Netflow and SCOM monitoring. System center configuration manager (SCCM) 2012 installation and updating of clients with applications, updates and O/S deployments. Jacarta environmental monitoring server (SNMP) node management and monitoring. Installing and managing Blackberry BES servers. Solving complex technical issues for the emergency operations centre using their computerised ambulance deployment system. Managing and preserving change control, incident/problem management utilising Service-Now. Installing VMWare 5.5 and running Vsphere client to create and develop a large virtual environment. Lync 2012 deployment, IIS7, SQL Server 2008, Exchange 2007. Supporting the N3 network and connectivity between ambulance stations all over the east midlands. Mcafee EPO management.