Curriculum Vitae

[Europass Curriculum Vitae - PDF version]

Personal information
First name: Dragos-Tudor
Surname: Acostachioaie
Address: Aleea Tudor Neculai 44, Iasi 700734, Romania
Telephone: +40-232-270914
Fax: +40-232-270914
Mobile: +40-744-564548
Date of birth: 23 March 1975
Gender: Male
Civil status: Married

Personal skills and competences

  • Technical skills and competences:
    1. Very good knowledge of C, C++ and bash scripting
    2. Very good knowledge of SQL, LEX, TeX (LaTeX), HTML
    3. Good knowledge of Perl and PHP
    4. Very good knowledge of installation, administration, configuration and securization of Linux and FreeBSD systems
    5. Good knowledge of administration, configuration and securization for Solaris, AIX and SCO systems
    6. Very good knowledge of installation, administration and configuration of Linux (Red Hat/Fedora, Mandriva, SuSE, Debian), FreeBSD, Windows'98, 2000, XP
    7. Very good knowledge of structured cabling, infrastructure development, nics, hubs, switches, rack cabinets, routers installation and configuration, PC hardware
  • Social skills and competences: Good skills of managing and coordinating teams of people
  • Organisational skills and competences: Good experience in project management and conference organization
  • Foreign languages: Proficient knowledge of reading, writing and talking English
  • Artistic skills and competences:
    • Writing literature
    • House design and arrangement
  • Other skills and competences: Writing technical books, papers and presentations

Personality

  • open minded, ambitious, team spirit
  • responsible, organized, tidy
  • capacity of quick learning and easy adaptation to new situations
  • very good stress resistance and accustomed with closed dead-lines
  • good skills of managing and coordinating teams of people

Work experience

  1. Dates: 01 July 1996 - 30 June 1997
    Position: Linux system administrator
    Main activities and responsabilities:
    Maintain Linux systems and services to run correctly
    Manage internal network
    Develop and maintain scripts and applications for customer management
    Be in touch with the Internet provider staff
    Lead the Internet Department Team
    Name and address of the employer: Eurobit, Iasi, Romania
    Type of bussiness or sector: IT
  2. Dates: 01 July 1997 - 28 February 1998
    Position: Linux/Solaris network administrator
    Main activities and responsabilities:
    Maintain Linux and Solaris servers and services in running state
    Manage internal network
    Name and address of the employer: "Gh.Asachi" Technical University of Iasi, Romania
    Type of bussiness or sector: Education
  3. Dates: 01 October 1995 - present
    Position: Linux system and application programmer, network administrator
    Main activities and responsabilities:
    Develop and maintain financial applications used inside the company
    Maintain Linux and FreeBSD servers in running state
    Maintain Linux computers used inside the company
    Manage the internal network
    Name and address of the employer: Biosfarm, Aleea Tudor Neculai 44, Iasi, Romania
    Type of bussiness or sector: Health

Teaching activity

  1. Linux system administration, course and laboratory - "Al.I.Cuza" University of Iasi, Romania, Faculty of Computer Science, 2th year (2004/2005, 2005/2006, 2007/2008)
  2. Computer programming II (C++ language), course and laboratory - "Al.I.Cuza" University of Iasi, Romania, Faculty of Computer Science, 1th year (2002/2003)
  3. Computer programming I (C language), course and laboratory - "Al.I.Cuza" University of Iasi, Romania, Faculty of Computer Science, 1th year (2002/2003)

Membership (in scientific/professional organizations)

  1. Executive editor of Linux series of books published by Polirom publishing house
  2. Founder member of ILUG Linux Users Group
  3. Co-founder member of IFUG FreeBSD Users Group
  4. Member of the program committee of November 2004 workshop on Web Technologies
  5. Member of the steering committee of Linux and Virtual Learning Environments, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008

Publications

  • Books
    1. First steps in Linux, Polirom, Iasi, 2006 (248 pages) - ISBN 973-46-0210-1 (in Romanian, collaboration with Marius Marusteri and Sabin Buraga)
    2. FreeBSD. Usage, administration, configuration, Polirom, Iasi, 2005 (304 pages) - ISBN 973-681-683-4 (in Romanian, collaboration with Ovidiu Ene)
    3. Using Linux. Concepts and practice, Polirom, Iasi, 2004 (408 pages) - ISBN 973-681-542-0 (in Romanian, collaboration with Sabin Buraga)
    4. Linux systems security, Polirom, Iasi, 2003 (224 pages) - ISBN 973-681-317-7 (in Romanian)
    5. C and C++ programming on Linux, Polirom, Iasi, 2002 (216 pages) - ISBN 973-681-112-3 (in Romanian)
    6. Administration and configuration of Linux systems, Third edition, Polirom, Iasi, 2006 (328 pages) - ISBN 973-46-0108-3 (in Romanian)
  • Printed papers
    1. Actual trends in Linux security (in Romanian, to appear) [PDF]
    2. Improving security using honeypots (in Romanian), Studia Universitatis "Vasile Goldis" 16/2006, "Vasile Goldis" University Press, Arad, 2006 - ISSN 1584-2355 [PDF]
    3. File system encryption on Linux, Studia Universitatis "Vasile Goldis", 36/2006, "Vasile Goldis" University Press, Arad, 2006 [PDF]
    4. Linux offensive in european administration, Studia Universitatis "Vasile Goldis", 14/2004, "Vasile Goldis" University Press, Arad, 2004 (in Romanian, collaboration with Gabriel Ciobanu) [PDF]
    5. Linux as educational platform, Studia Universitatis "Vasile Goldis", 14/2004, "Vasile Goldis" University Press, Arad, 2004 (in Romanian, collaboration with Sabin Buraga) [PDF]
    6. Learning Linux. Databases, Linux Magazin, 15, November 2004 (in Romanian) [PDF]
    7. Learning Linux. Programming, Linux Magazin, 14, October 2004 (in Romanian) [PDF]
    8. Learning Linux. On the wave, Linux Magazin, 13, September 2004 (in Romanian) [PDF]
    9. Learning Linux. At the office, Linux Magazin, 12, August 2004 (in Romanian) [PDF]
    10. Learning Linux. Text editors, Linux Magazin, 11, July 2004 (in Romanian) [PDF]
    11. Learning Linux. Process management, Linux Magazin, 10, June 2004 (in Romanian) [PDF]
    12. Learning Linux. A new employer, a new user, Linux Magazin, 9, May 2004 (in Romanian) [PDF]
    13. Learning Linux. Get into line, Linux Magazin, 8, April 2004 (in Romanian) [PDF]
    14. Learning Linux. Introductory notions, Linux Magazin, 7, March 2004 (in Romanian) [PDF]
    15. Learning Linux. Linux installation, Linux Magazin, 6, February 2004 (in Romanian)
    16. Web servers administration, NET Report, 07 (118), July 2002 (in Romanian, collaboration with Sabin Buraga) [PDF]
    17. DOC++. Open Source - Open Systems - Open Science, Proceeding of the 5th International Conference on Development and Application Systems, Suceava, 2000 [HTML]
    18. Open systems and evolution of computing industry, Development and Application Systems Papers Book, Suceava, 1998 [HTML]
    19. Andrea - A Distributed, Object-Oriented Window System, Development and Application Systems Papers Book, Suceava, 1998 (collaboration with Radu Filip) [HTML]
    20. Xterminal - An Object Oriented text-based User Interface with a Client-Server Architecture, ROSE'96 Proceedings (Technical Sessions) Book, Bucharest, 1996 (collaboration with Adrian Teohar) [HTML]
  • Articles
    1. Linux as development platform (in Romanian), Linux as development platform (informal session), Iasi, 2007 [PDF]
    2. VPN networks using OpenVPN, Linux Seminar, Iasi, 2006 [PDF]
    3. Cross-platform development - The new Qt 4, November , Iasi, 2005 [PDF]
    4. Linux. Konquering the server world, Linux Seminar, Iasi, 2005 [PDF]
    5. Konquering the Web, November workshop, Iasi, 2004 [PDF]
    6. Securing Web servers, .NET workshop, Iasi, 2002 (collaboration with Sabin Buraga) [HTML]
    7. Open Source programs development using the Web: sourceforge.net (in Romanian), workshop, Iasi, 2001 [HTML]
    8. DOC++. Open Source - Open Science - Open systems, Circles Electronic Magazine, No. 36, March 2000 [HTML]
    9. Trying... (in Romanian), Circles Electronic Magazine, No. 13, April 1998 [HTML]
    10. What are open systems?, Circles Electronic Magazine, No. 12, February 1998 [HTML]
    11. ROSE'98 - Failure or casualness? (in Romanian), Circles Electronic Magazine, No. 12, February 1998 [HTML]
    12. C++ course (in Romanian), Circles Electronic Magazine, No. 7 (September 1997) - 22 (January 1999) [HTML]
    13. Why free software?, Circles Electronic Magazine, No. 1, February 1997 [HTML]
  • Talks
    1. About Linux, at Business club: IT market; "Windows vs Linux - concurency or monopoly?" broadcast, Radio Romania International, February 12, 2008
    2. DOC++. Open Source - Open Systems - Open Science, Development and Application Systems, Suceava, 2000 [HTML]
    3. Xterminal (interview, in Romanian), Circles Electronic Magazine, No. 25, April 1999 [HTML]
    4. Open Systems and Evolution of Computing Industry, Development and Application Systems, Suceava, 1998 [HTML]
    5. Xterminal - An Object Oriented text-based User Interface with a Client-Server Architecture, ROSE'96, Bucharest, 1996 [HTML]

Software projects

  1. Xterminal - a object-oriented, text-based user interface for UNIX systems (written in C++)
  2. DOC++ - an automated C, C++, IDL and Java documentation system (written in C++)
  3. Linux kernel patches