The role of the Advanced Computing Infrastructure team includes:

  • Architecture design of hybrid elastic system
  • System administration services of OARC advanced computing resources (includes HPC, HTC, storage, and networking)
  • System monitoring and automation
  • Develop a Cloud Service strategy focused on an integrated system design
  • Build and maintain storage hierarchies, including a condo storage model
  • Networking, includes local fabric as well as external (for data transfers).
  • Software installation and license management (users will need to provide license for commercial software)
  • Works closely with data science group with respect to administration and design

Meet the Team:

Eric Marshall
Director of Advanced Computing Infrastructure






Kevin C. Abbey
Systems Programmer Administrator



Bill Abbott
Senior Systems Administrator





John P. Cain
Systems Administrator, HPC




Ryan Novosielski
Senior Technologist




Jeremy Schafer
Senior Automation Engineer



Tom Skipper
System Administrator






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