Manmohan Reddy

  • January 12, 2021
  • 8+ years of experience in Designing, Implementing and Troubleshooting Service Provider Networks and Enterprise Networks. High level understanding of LAN, WAN, ISP circuits, Network Security, Application Delivery Controllers, SSL VPN and Wireless LAN.
  • Worked on projects that include deployment of new devices, life cycle projects, migration from legacy to new solutions, Engineering, Operations, Software upgrade procedures in various client environments.
  • Thorough Understanding of Switching and Routing protocols in Campus and Data Centers environments with Multi-vendor equipment.
  • Expertise in installing, configuring, and maintaining Cisco Catalyst 2960, 3560X ,3750X, 3850, Cat 9K, 4500-X, 6509, Nexus 2k, 5K, 7K and 9K. Juniper Switches that include EX and QFX Aruba Campus Switches.
  • Good understanding of Network Protocols that include STP, RSTP, MST, PVST+, ARP, VLAN, VTP, 802.1Q, EtherChannel, HSRP, VRRP, GLBP, DNS, DHCP.
  • Expertise in installing, configuring, and troubleshooting of Cisco Routers (ASR1K, 7200vxr, 3900, 3800, 3600, 2900, 2800, 1800, 800 series), Juniper MX series routers, Arista 7000 Series Routers.
  • Design, troubleshooting and configuration experience with OSPF, IS-IS, EIGRP and BGP protocols on multi-vendor routers. Worked on Traffic path manipulation using various attributes, redistribution of routes, ISP peering, WAN connections, MPLS and DMVPN.
  • Worked extensively on Access, Distribution and Core layers in Data center, IDF and MDF environments. Experience with Spine and Leaf Architecture using Cisco ACI and Arista Cloud Vision.
  • Thorough understanding of redundant features in different layers which include VPC, VSS, MEC, M-LAG, Port-Channels (LACP, PAGP), VDC.
  • Experience with legacy and Next Gen Firewalls that include Cisco ASA (5500 Series), Palo Alto (5000 Series), Check Point and FortiGate Firewalls. Worked on Installation of firewalls from scratch, migration and configuration of policies end to end.
  • Exposure to Centralized management (Panorama, Forti-Manger, Smart Console) of firewalls in the environment, Log monitoring, generating reports, config backups, Perimeter firewalls, Server Farm firewalls.
  • Worked on Security Policies, NAT Policies, URL Filtering, SSL forward Proxy, APP ID, Threat ID, User ID, Wildfire, Signatures, Zones, Virtual Systems, IDS and IPS features in perimeter and Cloud firewalls.
  • Experience with IronPort, Bluecoat and Zscaler cloud Proxies for Internet Web Security. Worked on migration project from IronPort’s to Zscaler Internet Security. Experience with ZAPP, Blacklist and Whitelist policies based on location, AD groups. Integration with Azure AD for SAML Authentication.
  • Worked on Zscaler Private Access- ZPA for app based per user VPN. Experience with APP connectors, access policies, APP segments, LSS connectors in ZPA.
  • Worked on Application Delivery Controllers that include F5 LTM, GTM and ASM, Citrix Netscalers, Cisco ACE, GSS load balancers. Worked on Configuring virtual servers, one arm and two arm LB Architecture, iRules, Monitors, DNS based topology load balancing, Persistence Profiles, SNAT etc.
  • Worked on AWS and Azure cloud configurations with respect to network connectivity and Security. Worked on configuring VNETs, Security Groups, Direct Connect, Express Routes, troubleshooting EC2 instances, Installation of Infoblox, Palo Alto firewalls in different AZs.
  • Experience working on Spine Leaf Architecture with VXLAN overlay, BGP or OSPF underlay. Implementation of VTEPS, VNI, Bridge Domains, Tenants, EPG, EVPN, Symmetric IRB. Configuration experience in Cisco ACI and Arista Cloud Vision.
  • Experience migrating from DMVPN to SD-WAN solution using Versa and Viptella solution. Worked on Versa Director and Cisco Viptella.
  • Experience with Aruba and Cisco Wireless LAN controller. Worked on integration of WLAN with RADIUS servers like ISE and ClearPass. Worked on configuring AP profiles, SSID, Authentication roles, RF parameters on WLAN controllers. Experience with Master, local controllers, Anchor controllers, Instant AP, Remote access points.
  • Worked on monitoring tools that include Solarwinds, Netcool, Whatsup gold. Experience with SNMP V2C and V3. Worked on Log Collectors that include Splunk and ArcSight.
  • Basic understanding and implementation experience with Python and Ansible for network automation tasks that include automatic backups, config templates, tasks automation like software upgrades etc.
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