IDATA would like to welcome Hans Beyer-Rieger
Hans joins IDATA Resolutions as Account Manager and is responsible for relationship management and business development in the Wellington and Palmerston North regions. Hans brings with him to IDATA strategic relationship management experience which includes former roles with IBM, Red Tickets, NZ Post and Eyede. Most recently, Hans was NZ Sales Manager for Morpho and was responsible for identity management and border control customers including NZ Customs, DIA and MBIE.
Hans holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Victoria University) and he sits on the Matatera Ahu Whenua Trust. Hans enjoys sports, including rugby, football and running and coaches his kids in rugby, football and athletics. He spends a lot of his spare time with his family and has a love of film and music.
IDATA would like to welcome Craig Ferguson
Craig has accepted a new role as Services Manager.
Craig began his professional career by completing an Electronics apprenticeship in Invercargill, to become a service technician. He progressed to Workshop Systems Manager moving to Auckland where he took on the challenge to successfully computerise the company he worked for, up skilling in Industry certifications, and rolling out the selected service management software solution nationwide. This led to a role with the software vendor, guiding customers through system integration and reporting requirements. Craig contracted during the Y2K period, testing infrastructure hardware and software for the dreaded Y2K bug!
Craig has most recently survived 14 years with Hewlett-Packard where he started out as a Compaq customer service engineer. He has a keen interest in competing operating systems initially in Novell, then in Microsoft, and LINUX, encompassing virtualisation suites. He became a specialist in HP’s Enterprise Server, Storage and Data Protection solutions and was involved in various complex projects.
In recent years Craig worked with HP’s top accounts as their Account Support Manager. He has a special interest and skill in problem-solving and servicing the customer.
IDATA would like to welcome Sanoop Kuniel
Sanoop is joining our Wellington professional services team, his role is a solutions architect.
Sanoop has valuable experience working within the Storage, Virtualisation and data protection fields.
Sanoop is a highly experienced technical consultant, with over 11 years of experience in the IT industry while working in Singapore, India and New Zealand.
He has extensive hands-on experience, as well as being a highly regarded infrastructure architect.
Sanoop's experience is broad, and covers many enterprise solutions. He has an excellent knowledge of Storage, Virtualization, Cloud and Enterprise Middleware including IBM hardware and software, and is an accomplished engineer in IBM System p and IBM storage subsystems.
Sanoop also has extensive exposure to Linux, AIX, Solaris and Windows platforms. He possess various professional certifications including TOGAF, IBM Certified Infrastructure Systems Architect (ISA), IBM Certified Solutions Architect - Cloud and is a VMware Certified Professional.