I achieved a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Networks and Security with 1st Class Honours, covering a range of topics listed below, and I also was able to complete the academic level Cisco qualifications whilst at the university as their material covered it.
My final year project (dissertation) analysed the performance of two popular web servers, Apache and NGiNX, when running with different configurations and optimizations on a Linux server in both dedicated and virtual environments. The optimizations used were common methods, such as caching, compression, and load balancing, also newer technologies such as HTTP/2 with HTTPS. It concluded with recommendations on which server performed the best under different scenarios. My dissertation was published on the Universities Computing blog (link).
At Derby College I got a Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma at grade Distinction, Merit, Merit. (3 A Level equivalent).
During my time at the college I took part in multiple practical sessions involving computer repairs and simple networking tasks, I also took part in to RAG weeks where as a class we raised money for charity.
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