AIX expertise helping Spectrum Clients maximise value

2016 saw Spectrum hire three new team members (Josh, Kevin and Kosala), all of whom are experts in IBM and project and client management. Our knowledgeable staff work together to find more value for your IT systems, finely tuning them so that you get better performance and faster results.

The newest team member, Kosala (Ko) Atapattu, has been working at Spectrum as our AIX Systems Engineer since September 2016. Ko specialises in IT operations management and UNIX development. With over 12 years of international operations engineering and consulting experience, Ko brings to Spectrum detailed knowledge of AIX and successful systems administration.

He has helped to improve the IT infrastructure at many successful businesses around the world, including NCS Group and Ministry of Interior in Qatar, and Lloyds Banking Group through IBM in the UK. Most recently, Kosala worked in Senior IT Consulting roles at Sri Lankan companies KBSL Information Technologies and N-Able.

Kosala’s certifications include:

 IBM Certified Database Associate – DB2 Fundamentals

 IBM Certified Systems Expert – Enterprise Technical Support for AIX & Linux

 IBM Certified Systems Expert – Virtualisation Technical Support for AIX & Linux

 IBM Certified System Administrator – AIX

Kosala attained his Bachelor of Science majoring in Computer Science at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura in Western Sri Lanka.