Hello, I'm

Ali Alharthi

an IT graduate from ATU who loves

Who am I ?

I am a guy who loved computers and coding from a young age - simply, a geek ;-)

In the mean time, I have been developing my skills and professional self by learning different technologies (e.g., Google's TensorFlow framework, Node.js, CodeIgniter and other frameworks).

My IT skills:

  • Networking
  • Penetration Testing
  • Database Management
  • Server Administration
  • Virtualization

Programming languages:

  • PHP
  • C++
  • Python
  • SQL
  • JavaScript w/ jQuery
  • HTML w/ Bootstrap
  • CSS w/ SASS
  • Shell
  • Perl
  • R

I'm familiar with the following relational database management systems (RDBMSes):

  • Oracle (OOP)
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • MySQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • SQL Lite
  • NoSQL


  • VMware vSphere
  • Microsoft Hyper-V
  • Microsoft Project
  • R-Studio
  • Microsoft Office
  • SSH / Putty
  • Remote Desktop
  • Powershell
  • Nginx / Apache
  • NPM
  • Git
  • GitHub

Additional Experience:

  • Data Analytics
  • Auditing
  • Data Mining
  • Application Deployment
  • Database Migrations
  • Project Analysis
  • Datacenter Management
  • Unit Testing
  • TDD
  • Pair / Team Programming
  • Domain Management
  • Cloud Computing
  • Agile & Waterfall Methodologies

Ooh, and I speak both English and Arabic fluently.

Some of my work


FaceID is web-application for multiple face recognition! It uses deep learning algorithms (a dlib model) to recognize people in pictures a.k.a. faces, the model has an accuracy of ~99.4% on the Labeled Faces in the Wild benchmark.

His Salt and Light

Built a unique and a powerful web-application (with an admin panel) from scratch for His Salt and Light, which is a Non-Profit Organization founded by Dr.Noonan.


Pastie is Open source & secure PHP pasting tool! It has many features such as: Syntax Highlighting, Paste Expiration and an admin panel. Similar to pastebin.com and ghostbin.co.

NOTE: Pastie is an old project, and has not been worked on since the end of 2016. Even the Bootstrap version is an old one.

Security Camera

Wrote a full guide on how to build a security camera from scratch using Raspberry Pi with motion detection and TensorFlow for facial recognition.