Professional background

e-tge stands for the IT Management consulting services by Thomas Gentsch, based on the experiences accumulated during more than 20 years in IT Management. Career main steps:


Though not exclusively, this amount of practical experience resulting from customer projects in combination with detailed technical insider knowledge certainly yields most benefits in projects related to IT Management (primarily with HPOM), for example:
  • Consulting about the implementation of IT management solutions
  • Development and delivery of classroom trainings
  • R&D contract software development
Particularly, detailed knowledge and experience about the HP OpenView products
  • HP OperationsManager Unix 9.x and earlier
  • HP OperationsManager Windows 9.x and earlier
  • HP OM AdminUI and BES MIDAS
  • HP Service Navigator
  • OS and Infrastructure SPIs
  • SMART Plug-In for Remedy AR System
  • SMART Plug-In for Databases (Oracle)
  • SMART Plug-In for PeopleSoft and Tuxedo
  • Network Node Manager
  • PerfView/Glance

can be offered. The integrated applications Remedy AR System, Oracle,
PeopleSoft and BEA Tuxedo are covered to a certain extent as well.
Detailed development and administrative background is available for
  • Unix (Linux, HP-UX, Solaris, AIX, ...)
  • MS Windows
  • TCP/IP Networking
  • Object-oriented software design and development in C/C++ and Java (incl. different development tools and environments)
  • Relational Databases and SQL (esp. Oracle)
  • Web-Technologies (XML, XSD, XSL, JavaScript, ...)
  • Client server application development
  • Multithreaded design and development
  • Rule Engines Clips / Jess

A complete profile or references are available on request in English and German.