520 Sing Sing Road

Horseheads, NY 14845-1169

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Email: pat@scopelliti.org





Internet Systems specialist bringing over nine years of experience creating and supporting a fortune 500 telecommunications company’s Inter/Intra/Extranet for over  100 locations in over 30 countries.  Implemented load-balanced firewalls, fault tolerant web servers, web security, and B2B eCommerce system architectures.  Created and documented standards and policies for future expansion of web presence.






Radware Intelligent Application Switches

Check Point Firewall-1

Nokia IP330, IP440, IP530, IP650



MS Proxy Server





Windows 2000

Window NT

Windows 98

Apache Server

ISA Server

HP Alpha








Raptor IP Tunnel












Corning Incorporated         Corning, New York                                             1980 - Present


Technical Leader/Internet team (1994 – present)

·                              Architected Corning’s global internet access system including fault-tolerant, load-balanced firewalls, Internet Domain Name Services, web-access proxy servers, and access security systems

·         Implemented load-balanced, fault-tolerant Internet architecture including firewalls, web servers, and B2B eCommerce systems.

·         Created and documented standards and policies for future global expansion of web presence

·         Functioned as international Internet consultant to newly acquired businesses and joint ventures for creation of web presence and web security.

·         Designed and implemented web-based corporate employee information system, replacing paper-based corporate phone directories

·         Designed and implemented load-balanced and redundant internet email servers.

·         Provided support and consulting for global customers in the maintenance, upgrading and enhancement of internet firewalls and architectures.

·         Managed design, installation and growth through 3 generations of firewalls

·         Responsible for first corporate website, first firewall, and first proxy services

·         Designed and implemented first website for Corning Glass Center


Project leader (3/1986 – 1994)

·         Key member of team that established standards and implemented corporate local, regional and wide-area network internationally across diverse systems. Networks included Ethernet, point-to-point, and frame-relay. Protocols included DECnet, LAT, TCP/IP and SNA.

·                                             Functioned as an internal consultant at sites in the U.S. and Europe. Consulted for systems hardware & software requirements analysis, installation, upgrade, configuration, problem resolution, troubleshooting, etc.

·                                             Managed all aspects of Corporate staff OpenVMS systems including upgrades, performance management, and system administration.

·         Rescued division’s failing hardware/software conversion project resulting in the project avoiding cost over-runs and finishing on-time.

·         Provided on-site system management at several sites

·         Responsible for conversion of corporate IBM-based email system to full office automation system supporting several thousand users including top corporate management.

·         Responsible for revamping of diverse backup systems on corporate systems to use common hardware, media, and software resulting in lowered operating costs and much higher system protection.

·                                             Designed, developed, and implemented corporate-wide integration system between IBM-based systems and office systems that allowed user-specified handling of all incoming reports and documents.


Sr. Systems Engineer (3/1983 - 3/1986)

·         Responsible for selection, cost-justification, implementation, management, and upgrading of OpenVMS computer system for Optical WaveGuides (OWG) staff group.

·         Managed evolution of system into LAN-based office automation system including integration with PCs

·                                             Provided analysis and support for OWG staff including integration of PCs with time-sharing system

·                                             Designed and managed installation of local-area network in new office building


Sr. Systems Analyst  (1/1980 - 2/1983)

·         Implemented and managed shop floor scheduling system

·         Designed, developed, and implemented Test Laboratory data collection system including data base system, integration of IEEE-488 measurement systems, and full report generation.

·                                             Responsible for full system management of computer systems that managed quality control systems and shop floor process control systems.


St. Bonaventure University               Olean, NY                                             9/1974 - 1/1980

Director, Academic Computer Center

Directed complete operation of University data center for support of students and faculty including:

·                     Budgeting ($100K), hiring student staff (15), planning growth, and ad-hoc programming for faculty needs

·                     Successful National Science Foundation Grant proposal

·                     Implementation and co-author of current Computer Science major

·                     Designed and wrote statistical analysis package for use by faculty in research and classes.



Manhattan College

BS Physics

St. Bonaventure University                                                                                                                                              

MS Physics



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