Strategic | Learner | Futuristic | Relator | Achiever
Israel Isassi has been involved in the computer and electronics industry for over 30 years as a manager, consultant, web site designer/developer and applications programmer, as well as having worked as a field support technician. Israel is a professional member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
Israel’s interest in computer and electronics technology began during high school receiving education in consumer analog & digital electronics, and personal computer systems. Following high school, Israel served in the United States Army working with a variety of legacy and state-of-the-art computer systems, which involved working in very high security environments including the Pentagon. After leaving the military, Israel attended ITT Electronics Institute, which led to working with industrial control electronics, and corporate security and surveillance systems.
As a manager, Israel has represented the IS&T department on merger and acquisition teams and technology committees. Israel has managed network engineers, desktop and server support teams, help desk staff, and software developers. The teams managed by Israel have provided services to thousands of customers and support for hundreds of servers in domestic and international locations. Israel has also worked as a network engineer, server systems engineer, and desktop administrator. Israel has extensive hands-on experience with various network hardware and software, server operating systems, desktop applications and operating systems, and e-mail software.
Israel’s experience includes low-level programming to develop utility software used in conjunction with industrial controls, security systems, and language translation software. Israel has been developing solutions utilizing Internet technology for over 15 years, which has included programming, systems design and analysis, and working closely with major software vendors exploring upcoming technologies.