Gerben Meijer

Gerben Meijer

Owner at Day by Day

Breda Area, Netherlands
Information Technology and Services


System Designer, Integrator and Administrator in a wide variety of internet related business applications, varying from single-ended dedicated servers and server farms to load-balanced integrated cluster solutions with 40+ servers. Management of web application development & deployment, built with Open Source software. Specific interest in enterprise solutions.

Always looking for challenges that push the boundaries of my knowledge and experience.


Strong analytical and problem-solving approach. Deep low-level knowledge of Linux systems and network protocols in general.


External Consultant

Itrica (formerly known as CloudProviderUSA)

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Information Technology and Services industry

November 2011Present (2 years 6 months)

Technically responsible for cloud services based on a variety of open source and proprietary components.


Day by Day

September 2005Present (8 years 8 months)

Provide consultancy services, project management and allround IT support with a focus on open source solutions to a variety of clients

External Consultant

XXL Webhosting B.V.

Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Internet industry

July 2004Present (9 years 10 months)

Provide level 3 support services, architectural design, project management and implementation on network, server and application layers for webhosting services; implement and support Xen based VPS services; implement and support multiple implementations of KVM based Cloud services


Skills & Expertise

  1. Architectural Design
  2. Project Management
  3. Open Source
  4. Cloud Computing
  5. Linux
  6. KVM
  7. VMware
  8. PHP
  9. MySQL
  10. Windows Server
  11. Network Design
  12. IPv6
  13. Network Engineering
  14. IPSec
  15. Software Development
  16. Web Services
  17. SSD
  18. CentOS
  19. Debian
  20. Ubuntu
  21. Zimbra
  22. CloudStack
  23. OnApp
  24. Private Cloud
  25. Linux KVM
  26. Infiniband
  27. Cisco Technologies
  28. Firewalls
  29. Servers
  30. Android
  31. OpenStack
  32. Cubase
  33. Digital Photography
  34. LAMP
  35. HTML
  36. Integration
  37. Databases