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Bach Christophe

Christophe Bach

Sydney - Australia

Name:Christophe Bach
Address:Castlereagh, 2000 Sydney
Phone:+61 4 20 67 51 21
Email:christophe.bach@outlook.com
Hi, I am Christophe Bach! I am a meticulous Microsoft Consultant who undertakes complex assignments, meets tight deadlines and delivers superior performance, Possesses practical knowledge in Microsoft environment and Management. During my career, I had the pleasure of working with famous companies like Louis Vuitton Malletier, perform significant migration projects involving up to 50,000 users, as well as working on global projects.

Skills

PowerShell

PowerShell

Since Exchange 2010, I use PowerShell to automatically configure Exchange Server and deploy this Servers in the same time. And I continue to improve my skills with Office 365 projects.

  • Migration Script Edition via PowerShell
  • Implementation of custom administration tool run in PowerShell for SAP IDM
  • Manage & Process Active Directory items.
  • Administration of Office 365 (advanced configuration can be updated only in PowerShell)
  • Clients management access by custom script.

Active Directory

I work with the Microsoft technology, so I can’t increase my level without Active Directory.

During all my projects, I’ve been enhancing the following skills:

  • Schema extension
  • Active Directory auditing
  • Data extraction by PowerShell
  • Data management by PowerShell
  • Attributes updating by PowerShell
  • Etc

I have no difficulty working with Active Directory..

Ruralco Project

February 2016 - June 2016

Ruralco

Ruralco is an Australian diversified agricultural company, that provides real estate, insurance, auctioneer services, agricultural equipment and other services to the Australian rural community. It has expanded via a series of mergers into a billion-dollar company.

The company expressed the need to migrate its ~1.500 users from Lotus Notes to the Microsoft Office 365. The migration was done with the MigrationWiz.
The Users/Groups/Delegations coexistence (not the mail flow) was maintained by my PowerShell scripts. The Active Directory has been « cleaned » with PowerShell scripts.

Afterwards, a second need arose, and so I switched to develop a PowerShell solution. I worked in order to allow human resources data to be automatically synced with Active Directory.

Mission tasks:
  • Optimize Active Directory and the objects
  • Migration scripts edition and run the migration
  • PowerShell scripts edition
  • Support level 3
Technical environment:
  • Office 365
  • IBM Domino 8.5 & Lotus Notes
  • MigrationWiz
  • Active Directory 2008 R2
  • AADSync / DirSync
  • PowerShell

My Missions via Ai3

March 2015 - September 2015

Louis Vuitton Malletier

Louis Vuitton Malletier expressed the need to migrate its 13.000 users from a collaboration infrastructure to the Microsoft cloud.

Afterwards, a second need arose, and so I switched to the development and coordination of the three support regions (US/EMEA/ASIA) of Louis Vuitton in order to provide users with the best possible services throughout migration. (the best migration, support and other Microsoft services).

 

Mission tasks:
  • Support Improvement
  • Script Edition via PowerShell
  • Write tutorials, « How to » and other technical user support documents
Technical environment:
  • Office 365
  • IBM Domino 8.5 & Lotus Notes
  • Binary Tree solution: Migration & Coexistence engines
  • Active Directory 2008 R2
  • ADFS and ADFS Proxy
  • DirSync
  • PowerShell

My missions via vNext

September 2014 - December 2014

webhelp

Webhelp expressed the need to migrate its Exchange 2003, 2007 and 2010 messaging platforms from subsidiary to Office 365, for more than 8.000 users. The company is attentive to its clients, as well as to its customers, and thus it gains a real understanding of what both groups need. While working in a partnerships, Webhelp develops solutions that grow client’s business and increase customer’s advocacy. The society is an expert in designing and delivering multichannel solutions from contact center to social media.

 

Mission tasks:
  • Process architecture
  • Email migration to Office 365 procedure, on two different axes
  • Deploying Directory synchronization tools between On-Premise and the cloud
  • Migration Script Edition via PowerShell
Technical environment:
  • Office 365
  • Exchange 2010, 2007 and 2003
  • Active Directory 2008 R2
  • ADFS and ADFS Proxy
  • DirSync
  • Windows Server 2008 R2

 

September 2014 - September 2014

HR-PATH

HR-PATH expressed the need to rapidly migrate its fleet of 500 users from Exchange 2010 to Office 365.
Established in 2001, the group carries out projects of HRIS implementation and payroll outsourcing for major accounts such as SME. HR Path offers each company a solution adapted to its HR strategy.

 

Mission tasks:
  • Deploying Directory synchronization tools between On-Premise and the cloud
  • Migration Script Edition via PowerShell
Technical environment:
  • Office 365
  • Exchange 2010
  • Active Directory 2008 R2
  • ADFS and ADFS Proxy
  • DirSync
  • Windows Server 2008 R2

 

June 2014 - September 2014

ADISSEO

ADISSEO wanted to migrate the enterprise messaging from Gmail and Exchange 2003 to Office 365.

 

Mission tasks:
  • Mailboxes migration
  • Support level 3
  • Team Back-up
Technical environment:
  • Office 365
  • Exchange 2003
  • Cloudiway: Migration engine
  • Active Directory 2008 R2

 

April 2014 - September 2014

GROUPE POMONA

GROUPE POMONA, major player in the food industry, expressed the need to migrate its IBM Lotus Notes infrastructure to Office 365 without a migration software.

 

Mission tasks:
  • Design & management of the migration process
  • Migration Script edition via PowerShell
  • Deploying Directory synchronization tools with the cloud services
  • Implementation of custom administration tool run in PowerShell for SAP IDM
  • Write tutorials, « How to » and other technical user support documents
Technical environment:
  • Office 365
  • PowerShell
  • Active Directory 2012 R2
  • Microsoft SMTP relay
  • IBM Domino

 

March 2013 - March 2014

PartnerRe

PartnerRe, is an international reinsurance company. The shares of the company based in Pembroke on Bermuda are listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
PartnerRe has 14 global branches, of which more than 2,000 customer care in over 150 countries. Group sales amounted in fiscal 2008 to 3.98 billion dollars. Nearly half of the premium volume comes from Europe.

 

The group had a total capital of $7,714 million (U.S. dollars) for 2015.

 

PartnerRe expressed the need to migrate its 5.000 accounts from a Lotus Notes by IBM to Microsoft Exchange 2010 with the Quest tools.
Being located in many countries, I had to build a sustainable infrastructure, responding to expectation and proper European and American legislation.
Prepare the migration plan and run it, without side effects for the users during their working time, was my second challenge.

 

My last prerogative was to edit PowerShell scripts to manage all steps out-of-scopes by Quest

 

Mission tasks:
  • Schema extension
  • Design and deploy 7 Microsoft Exchange 2010 Enterprise SP3
  • Deploy 2 Riverbed GLB with the collaboration of the Riverbed team
  • Deploy the Quest migration engine and the Quest Coexistence engine
  • Deploy a basic Lync Server for a POC
Technical environment:
  • Microsoft Server 2008 R2
  • Exchange 2010 Enterprise SP3
  • Active Directory
  • IBM Domino 8.5 Servers and Lotus Notes clients
  • Microsoft Lync Server 2010
  • PowerShell
  • IBM Domino
Contact info
AddressCastlereagh, 2000 Sydney
Phone+61 4 20 67 51 21
Websitewww.BachToTheCloud.com

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