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== Neville A. Cross ==
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= Neville A. Cross =
  
 
I am Admnistrative Manager at [[http://www.teodolinda.com.ni Hotel Mansion Teodolinda]] at Managua city, capital of Nicaragua. I have a business degree, so I am not a deep knowledgeable computer person. I am a Amateur Radio since 1993, and a enthusiast on packet radio.
 
I am Admnistrative Manager at [[http://www.teodolinda.com.ni Hotel Mansion Teodolinda]] at Managua city, capital of Nicaragua. I have a business degree, so I am not a deep knowledgeable computer person. I am a Amateur Radio since 1993, and a enthusiast on packet radio.
  
== Linux Experience ==
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My very first attempts with linux were with Red Hat around 1999, I had several hardware problems and leave it for some years. I took a book of FC4 bible in 2006 and have been using Fedora as my main OS ever since.
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There is no much Linux formal training opportunities at Nicaragua, so I took a short course in Linux Server Administration based on openSUSE. This help me a lot to fill in where my empiric learning have left voids.
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== Trivia ==
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*'''Location:''' Managua, Nicaragua. 1206.29 N / 08615.91 W
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*'''Time Zone:''' UTC +06:00
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*'''Languages:''' Spanish (first language), English (as second language), Portuguese (just a bit).
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*'''Nacionality:''' Nicaraguan
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*'''Profession:'''
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** BA Business Administration - [[http://www.uca.edu.ni Universidad Centroamericana]], Nicaragua.
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** MSc Organisational Change and Development - [[http://www.manchester.ac.uk The University of Manchester]] - United Kingdom.
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*'''Call Sing:'''YN1V (for Amateur Radio)
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== Contact Data ==
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*'''Blog:''' http://neville.siqueres.com (Spanish)
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*'''Website:''' http://www.geocities.com/displicente (Spanish)
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*'''E-mail:''' nacross (at) gmail (dot) com
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*'''GPG:'''
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*'''IRC:''' yn1v (usually #fedora-ni at freenode when time allows it)
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*'''Fedora Account:''' yn1v
  
My very first attempts with linux were with Red Hat around 1999, I had several hardware problems and leave it for some years. I took a book of FC4 bible in 2006 and have been using Fedora as my main OS ever since.
 
  
There is no much formal training opportunities, so I took a short course in Linux Server Administration based on openSUSE. This help me a lot to fill in where my empiric learning have left voids.
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== Projects as an Ambassador ==
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I maintain a blog regarding Paket Radio and Linux called [[http://neville.siqueres.com/ Linux & AX.25]] This blog is write in Spanish and centres in my experience configuring AX.25 networking using linux.
  
== Linux Community ==
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== Fedora/Linux Activities ==
  
 
I have joined the local Linux community on march 2008. This is GUL-NIC (Grupo de usuarios Linux de Nicaragua). I started with [[http://installfest.info/FLISOL2008/Nicaragua FLISOL 2008]] and have been participating in almost every FOSS event over this year. I also have been part of the Fedora-ni group.
 
I have joined the local Linux community on march 2008. This is GUL-NIC (Grupo de usuarios Linux de Nicaragua). I started with [[http://installfest.info/FLISOL2008/Nicaragua FLISOL 2008]] and have been participating in almost every FOSS event over this year. I also have been part of the Fedora-ni group.
  
I maintain a blog regarding Paket Radio and Linux called [[http://neville.siqueres.com/ Linux & AX.25]] This blog is write in Spanish and centres in my experience configuring AX.25 networking using linux.
 
  
== Contact Data ==
 
  
*Full name: Neville Alberto Cross
 
*Amateur Radio (HAM) call sign: YN1V
 
*Fedora Account: yn1v
 
*E-mail: nacross (at) gmail (dot) com
 
*IRC: #fedora-ni at freenode (when time allows it)
 
*Blog: http://neville.siqueres.com
 
*Location: Managua, Nicaragua. 1206.29 N / 08615.91 W
 
  
  
 
[[Category:Homepage]]
 
[[Category:Homepage]]
 
[[Category:AmbassadorsNicaragua]]
 
[[Category:AmbassadorsNicaragua]]

Revision as of 02:56, 28 August 2008

Neville A. Cross

I am Admnistrative Manager at [Hotel Mansion Teodolinda] at Managua city, capital of Nicaragua. I have a business degree, so I am not a deep knowledgeable computer person. I am a Amateur Radio since 1993, and a enthusiast on packet radio.

My very first attempts with linux were with Red Hat around 1999, I had several hardware problems and leave it for some years. I took a book of FC4 bible in 2006 and have been using Fedora as my main OS ever since.

There is no much Linux formal training opportunities at Nicaragua, so I took a short course in Linux Server Administration based on openSUSE. This help me a lot to fill in where my empiric learning have left voids.

Trivia

  • Location: Managua, Nicaragua. 1206.29 N / 08615.91 W
  • Time Zone: UTC +06:00
  • Languages: Spanish (first language), English (as second language), Portuguese (just a bit).
  • Nacionality: Nicaraguan
  • Profession:
  • Call Sing:YN1V (for Amateur Radio)

Contact Data


Projects as an Ambassador

I maintain a blog regarding Paket Radio and Linux called [Linux & AX.25] This blog is write in Spanish and centres in my experience configuring AX.25 networking using linux.

Fedora/Linux Activities

I have joined the local Linux community on march 2008. This is GUL-NIC (Grupo de usuarios Linux de Nicaragua). I started with [FLISOL 2008] and have been participating in almost every FOSS event over this year. I also have been part of the Fedora-ni group.