Bernard W Bennetto's Curriculum Vitae

Personal Details



Name :    BERNARD WILLIAM BENNETTO
D.O.B. :  6th MAY 1946
Email :    bennetto@tt-ltd.com
Status :   
Married with no children

Qualifications

    9 'O' Levels 1962, Hyde County Grammar School 1962
    3 'A' Levels 1964, Hyde County Grammar School 1964
    Hons BA Econ - Psychology (2/1) 1967, Sheffield University 1967
    Master of Business Administration 1969, Durham University 1969

Professional Associations

    Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts
    Member of the Institute of Management
    Member of the Association of MBAs

Languages

    Dutch - spoken: very good - written: fair
    French - spoken: good - written: fair
    German - spoken: basic
    Bulgarian - spoken: basic
    Norwegian - spoken: basic

Hobbies and Interests

    Dog Walking - Border Collies
    Watching Movies
    Collecting Pre-Recorded Movies
    Cryptic Crosswords
    Reading

Employers

    1991 to Present - Suffolk College, Ipswich - Senior Lecturer
    1979 to Present - Technology Translation BV/Ltd - Director
    1977 to 1979 - CACI Inc International - Group Manager
    1971 to 1977 - The Open University - Database Administratorr
    1971 to 1971 - Electrosil - Senior Analyst/Programmer
    1970 to 1971 - Ramar Dresses - Analyst/Programmer
    1969 to 1970 - The Plessey Group - Analyst
    1967 to 1968 - Durham University Computer Unit - Programmer

Career Overview and Highlights

Following graduation with Honours in Psychology and an MBA from Durham University Business School, Bernard W Bennetto has been working for almost 30 years in the IT industry in an employed and self-employed capacity. During this time he has undertaken a wide variety of roles and positions in the UK and in Northern, Central and Eastern Europe and he has worked with a wide variety of hardware and software.

He has worked as a consultant, project manager, database analyst, designer and administrator, performance analyst and capacity planner, business, systems and O&M analyst and as a programmer.

He has worked in manufacturing, distribution, education, banking, telecommunications and government (both central and local). Central government clients have come from the areas of the treasury, the armed services, defence, environment and transport.

He has used micro, mini and mainframes. He has experience of IBM, ICL, DEC, Unisys equipment running proprietary and open operating system architectures.

Hardware and software for recent specific assignments has been explicitly indicated. However, in addition studies have involve analyses using IBM Compatible PCs with MS-DOS and Windows or QEMM, Token Ring or Ethernet, Windows for Workgroups or Novell Netware, CA Supercalc or Lotus spreadsheets, xBase database, Word or Wordcraft word processing.

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Assignment History - Detailed by Job Type or Role

Data Analysis and Database Consultancy

  1. VHI - Oracle Data Warehousing Design
  2. BACS - IDMS Database Performance Modelling
  3. CCTA - DL/1 Vehicle Inspectorate Database
  4. CCTA - Warehouse for MOD Contractor Data
  5. CCTA - DNS, HMSO & DVLC Database Performance Audits
  6. RDW - Dutch Vehicle Registration Database
  7. Meditel - Medical Information & Messaging Database
  8. CACI Inc - IMS Banking Database
  9. CACI Inc - Pirelli IDMS Database
  10. CACI Inc - Banking Databases for Bulgarian National Bank
  11. The Open University - Student, Tutor & Course Databases

IT Strategy Consultancy

  1. Windsor & Maidenhead
  2. CCTA - RAF Personnel Centre Study
  3. CCTA - Vehicle Inspectorate Study
  4. CACI Inc - Shell Research Centre Study

Management and Project Management

  1. Morgan Grenfell
  2. CCTA
  3. RDW
  4. CACI Inc
  5. The Open University
  6. Electrosil Ltd
  7. Ramar Dresses
  8. The Plessey Group

Programming

  1. 3S International Ltd - Powerbuilder & SQL
  2. UPS Ltd - Powerbuilder & SQL
  3. VHI - SQL
  4. BACS - COBOL
  5. Morgan Grenfell - dBase
  6. CCTA - dBase
  7. Electrosil Ltd - Fortran & Assembler
  8. Ramar Dresses - Fortran & Assembler
  9. Durham University Computer Unit - PL/1, Fortran & Assembler

Procurement Consultancy

  1. Borough of Lewisham 1993
  2. Windsor & Maidenhead
  3. Borough of Lewisham 1992
  4. Southampton City Council
  5. Borough of Lewisham 1990
  6. Morgan Grenfell
  7. CCTA
  8. Unisys

Systems Analysis and Design

  1. 3S International Ltd
  2. UPS Ltd
  3. Meditel
  4. The Open University
  5. Electrosil Ltd
  6. Ramar Dresses
  7. The Plessey Group

Technical Support

  1. Windsor & Maidenhead - Client/Server Evaluation
  2. NIG Skandia - Data Centre Audit
  3. Suffolk College - Client/Server Environment
  4. Unisys NV - PTT Reliability Study

Training, Lecturing and Technical Authoring

  1. T2 Ltd
  2. Suffolk College
  3. SPS Education
  4. CACI Inc

Usability Engineering

  1. 3S International Ltd
  2. T2 Ltd
  3. Suffolk College
  4. The Plessey Group

Assignment History - Detailed by Hardware/Software/Techniques

Client Server Environments

  1. 3S International Ltd Powerbuilder & Watcom SQL
  2. T2 Ltd GOMS
  3. T2 Ltd Powerbuilder, Gupta SQLBase & Watcom SQL
  4. UPS Powerbuilder & Watcom SQL
  5. Suffolk College Powerbuilder, Oracle, Gupta SQLBase & Watcom SQL
  6. Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead Powerbuilder, Gupta & Omnis

Database Environments

  1. T2 Ltd Gupta SQLBase & Watcom SQL
  2. Suffolk College Oracle, Gupta SQLBase & Watcom SQL
  3. BACS IDMS/X
  4. VHI Oracle
  5. Morgan Grenfell IDMS/X
  6. CCTA IDMS/X, Oracle & DL/1
  7. RDW DMS1100 & System R
  8. Meditel DMS1100
  9. Unisys NV DMS1100
  10. CACI Inc IMS, IDMS & DMS1100
  11. The Open University DMS1100

ICL Environments

  1. Borough of Lewisham ICL DRS 6000 w Unix, ICL S39 w VME, TPMS & IDMS/X
  2. Borough of Lewisham ICL S39 w VME, TPMS, AM & IDMS/X
  3. BACS ICL S39 w VME, TPMS, AM & IDMS/X
  4. Morgan Grenfell ICL S39 w VME, TPMS, AM & IDMS/X
  5. CCTA ICL S39 w VME, TPMS, AM & IDMS/X
  6. The Open University ICL 1900 w George 3

IBM Environments

  1. Borough of Lewisham Comparex w VM/VSE, CICS & VSAM
  2. Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead Hitachi EX50 w MVS/ESA, CICS & DB2
  3. NIG Skandia IBM 9021/330 w MVS/EXA, CICS & IDEAL/DATACOM
  4. Southampton City Council IBM 3090/180 w VM/VSE, CICS and VSAM
  5. Borough of Lewisham IBM 4300 & Comparex w VM/VSE, CICS & VSAM
  6. Morgan Grenfell IBM 4300 w VM and IBM 3090 w MVS
  7. CCTA IBM 3080 w MVS, CICS, DL/1 & DB2
  8. CACI Inc IBM 3080 w MVS & IMS
  9. Electrosil Ltd IBM 1800 w DOS
  10. Ramar Dresses IBM 1130 w DOS
  11. Durham University Computer Unit IBM 360 w HASP, IBM 1130 w DOS

Performance Modelling Environments

  1. Southampton City Council Capacity Q
  2. Borough of Lewisham 1990 Capacity Q
  3. BACS SCERT, VCSR & Athene
  4. Morgan Grenfell SCERT, VCSR & Capacity Q
  5. CCTA SCERT
  6. Unisys BEST1

Unisys Environments

  1. RDW Unisys 1100 w OS1100, TIP, CMS & DMS1100
  2. Meditel Unisys 1100 w OS1100, TIP, CMS & DMS1100
  3. Unisys NV Unisys 1100 w OS1100, TIP, CMS & DMS1100
  4. CACI Inc Unisys 1100 w OS1100, TIP, CMS & DMS1100
  5. The Open University Unisys 1100 w OS1100, TIP, CMS & DMS1100

Assignment History - Detailed Chronologically

  1. 3S International Ltd 6.95 to 11.95 - Analyst/Programmer
  2. T2 Ltd 6.95 to 8.95 - Usability Evaluation
  3. T2 Ltd 7.94 to 11.94 - Technical Author
  4. UPS 11.93 to 2.94 - Analyst/Programmer
  5. Borough of Lewisham 9.93 to 10.93 - Consultant
  6. Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead 10.92 to 2.93 - Consultant
  7. NIG Skandia 7.92 to 9.92 - Consultant
  8. Borough of Lewisham 5.92 to 6.92 - Consultant
  9. Southampton City Council 3.92 to 4.92 - Consultant
  10. Suffolk College 9.91 to Present - Lecturer
  11. Borough of Lewisham 2.90 to 4.90 - Consultant
  12. BACS 12.88 to 6.91 - Performance Modelling
  13. VHI 12.89 to 8.90 - Data Warehouse Design Consultant
  14. SPS Education 6.88 to 10.88 - Lecturer and Technical Author
  15. Morgan Grenfell 4.87 to 5.88 - Perf Mgt & Capacity Planning Manager
  16. CCTA 11.84 to 2.87 - Internal Consultant
  17. RDW 10.82 to 11.84 - Database Consultant
  18. Meditel 5.84 to 11.84 - Analyst and Design Consultant
  19. Unisys NV 1.79 to 10.82 - Technical Consultancy
  20. CACI Inc 1977 - 1979 - Consultant/Group Manager
  21. The Open University 1971 - 1977 - Senior Systems Analyst/Database Administrator
  22. Electrosil Ltd 1971- 1971 - Senior Analyst/Programmer
  23. Ramar Dresses 1970 - 1971 - Analyst/Programmer
  24. The Plessey Group 1969 - 1970 - Systems and O&M Analyst
  25. Durham University Computer Unit 1967 - 1968 - Programmer

Last Updated: 31st January 1996
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