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Trinh Nguyen
Nguyễn Trọng Đăng Trình

Trinh is the Founder of EdLab. He works in many domains such as System Engineering, Network Virtualization, and Cloud Computing. Trinh is currently a core reviewer and PTL of the OpenStack Searchlight project. He is also an open source software advocate while working as an organizer of the VietOpenInfra community.
Technical Expertise
  • Network design, administration, and security
    • Vyatta (VyOS), pfsense, FreeRADIUS, OpenLDAP, Meraki systems
  • System administration
    • Windows, Linux, Mac OSX
    • Logs & Monitoring systems like Zabbix, ELK (Elastic Search, Logstash, Kibana )
  • Server virtualization
    • VMWare, KVM, LXC, Hyper-V
  • Software engineering
    • OpenStack, Tacker (NFV MANO)
    • PythonPHPDjango, Google APIs
    • JavaScript, jQuery, Google Apps Script
    • NginX, Gunicorn, Supervisord
    • WordPress, Drupal, DjangoCMS, Mezzanine
    • Open EdX, Moodle, PowerSchool
    • OpenStack Searchlight, OpenStack Freezer
  • Database design
    • MySQL, MariaDB, MongoDB
  • Open source software
    • Management and deployment
  • I also do some photo editing and drawing with open source software like GIMP and Inkscape
  • From Sept 2017 - 2019: Masters of Engineering, Information Communication & Materials Convergence, Soongsil University, Seoul, Korea.
  • Now: Studying multiple disciplines such as Cloud Computing, Big Data, Philosophy, History... Click here for details.
  • Jan 2015: Even though I've been using Linux for almost 4 years, I took and finished (in only 1 day) the Linux Foundation's Introduction to Linux course on to see what I missing and to review my knowledge (final grade: 100%, certificate).
  • Jan 2014: Successfully completed the Web Development course by Steve Huffman, Udacity, with Highest Distinction (certificate).
  • 2007-2012: Bachelor of Engineering degree from the University of Information Technology, Vietnam National University.
Work Experience
  • 2018 - now: Organizer of the VietOpenInfra community
    • Organizing community events and training
    • Helping others with cloud computing, SDN/NFV, etc. related topics
  • 2018 - now: OpenStack Superuser's Editorial Advisory Board Member
  • August 2018 - now: Project Team Lead (PTL) for OpenStack Searchlight
  • Sept 2017 - now: Research Assistant at Advanced Network Design & Analysis Lab, Soongsil University, Seoul, Korea.
  • July 2017 - now: Founder and CTO at EdLab XYZ
    • Educational tools and Open edX development
  • May 2016 - July 2017: System Administrator at Saigon South International School, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
    • Developing and maintaining all the school's servers including VMWare infrastructure, load-balancer, and websites.
    • Plan and design new systems that needed for teaching and learning.
  • 2012 - May 2016: Full-stack Developer at Saigon South International School, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
    • Building educational web applications, integrating data between systems and also supporting students, faculty, and staff.
Workshops and Conferences

Other Activities
  • Chair of the Saigon South International School's Terry Fox Run 2016: It's my honor to be the chair of the Terry Fox Run event (raising funds for cancer research) at Saigon South International School in 2016. My role is to organize the needed resources and coordinate volunteers, selling T-shirts to support the effort. Terry Fox Run in Ho Chi Minh City is one of the biggest Terry Fox Runs outside of Canada.

Super Power
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