Ramone A. Kegler, Associate Project Manager at Guidepost’s Managed Service practice, Ramone brings 15 years of professional experience and expertise in the areas of project management and planning, physical security, implementation, upgrades, troubleshooting and maintenance of installed networked security solutions.
Mr. Kegler served for more than nine years in the United Army in various leadership roles within the telecommunications, supply, and logistics capacity. After the completion of his enlistment, Mr. Kegler began working at BearCom Wireless Communications as a lead field service technician. While working at BearCom Wireless he supported numerous trunked radio systems within the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex that include – City of Dallas, City of Frisco, City of Irvin, Children’s Medical Center, Ericsson, and Motorola.
Mr. Kegler began serving as a project manager will working for Alcatel Lucent Network Service Division and the Fixed Wireless Division, managing the engineering and installation of LiteSpan 2000/2012 and 1000 Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL) equipment throughout the United States. He managed various projects for Southwestern Bell, AT&T, Sprint Del Caribbean (Puerto Rico), and Southern New England Telecom.
Mr. Kegler was the security systems specialist for Children’s Medical Center of Dallas for nine years. His responsibilities included managing, administering, and protecting the integrity of the hospital wide area network (WAN) security systems. He performed multiple Lenel installations and upgrades beginning with Lenel OnGuard v5.12 and ending with v6.5. He designed and implemented the Security Systems Training program for the security dispatchers, security system operators, as well as the leadership team. He managed various projects including the testing and turn-up of the New Tower 3A Facility, more than 30 Specialty Care Facilities, Southlake Specialty Care Facility, and the Children’s Plano Facility. He maintained and designed the security access control system AutoCAD drawings.
Mr. Kegler is currently serving as a Senior Implementation Analyst within the Guidepost Managed Service Team. He maintained the integrity of the AMAG and Lenel OnGuard Systems for Digital Realty and performed enterprise level software upgrades for the Digital Realty portfolio. He managed and programmed small projects and pre-deployment testing, documentation, and standardization for numerous enterprise technologies within the Digital Realty portfolio. He is tasked with the advanced troubleshooting of technical issues in a structured manner for quick problem resolution for proactive maintenance of live systems.