Paul Rupp, Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Paul received his bachelors of Business Administration from Hardin-Simmons University in Computer Information Systems, and has 21 years of experience in the information technology field. He is CompTIA A+ and Network+ certified, and is currently studying for his CISCO IT Network Certification as well as his Microsoft MCSE/MCITP certifications. For the last 18 years he has been the owner and primary consultant for Acorp Computers, a small computer consulting firm devoted to meeting the technological needs of small- to medium-sized businesses.  He brings a range of skills and experiences to assist Enviroscapes including experience integrating major business systems into one coherent whole; knowledge and fluency in multiple programming languages; ability to utilize batch and scripting languages to facilitate data manipulation and migration for transfer between systems; development of “helper” external programs to assist in scaling of coverage maps for AcrGIS while maintaining relevant mapping information; server administration; desktop and software support; and experience designing and hosting websites, FTP accounts, and listservs. In addition to the knowledge and skills Paul brings to Enviroscapes, Acorp Computers also provides the geospatially diverse infrastructure necessary to provide web-based technology transfer, internet and intranet site development and hosting, cloud-based backup and storage of data, and data center server colocation.

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