I am a PhD student in the Computing Department at the Federal University of Ceará (UFC), and researcher of the Group of Computer Networks, Software Engineering and Systems (GREat/UFC). My interests are in the field of computer networking, distributed systems, particularly involved with Internet of Things, Machine to Machine Communication and Virtualization.

I graduated with a M.Sc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from UFC in 2015, and a B.Sc in Computer Science from the State University Vale do Acaraú (UVA) in 2012. During my M.Sc i worked with infrastructure clouds, server virtualization, Hadoop MapReduce and performance evaluation. My current position is Information Security Specialist at UVA’s Information Technology Centre.

I am a Linux systems administrator with +12 years of experience working in large and complex ecosystems, at medium and large companies in government and higher education. Working in close collaboration with the development and operations teams in the decision-making of infrastructure, monitoring, orchestration, etc., in order to create resilient and scalable systems.

Currently i hold the following certifications:

LPIC-3 300: Linux Enterprise Professional – Mixed Environment
LPIC-2: Linux Engineer
LPIC-1: Linux Administrator
Novell Data Center Technical Specialist (DCTS)
SUSE Certified Linux Administrator (CLA) – SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
SUSE Certified Linux Professional (CLP) – SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12


Pedro Roger M Vasconcelos
State University Vale do Acaraú
Av. da Universidade, 850 – Campus Betânia
62040-370, Sobral – CE – Brazil

Email: pedrovasconcelos@great.ufc.br