University of New Mexico, Albuquerque NM, March 2016 – Present
Assist in the design, power, and cooling specifications for planned machine room in the Physics and Astronomy, Interdisciplinary Science building.
Specify, Design, Purchase, and Assemble Linux Clusters.
Maintain Linux clusters in a research environment.
Administer and maintain Linux workstations and servers across the College of Arts and Sciences
Maintain and manage Linux infrastructure services (NIS, mail, SAMBA, DNS).
Manage segments of private and public network in assigned departments.
Ensure all machines in assigned departments are secure and the network is safeguarded.
Provide application for research software (i.e. MATLAB, Paradigm, Petrel, Aquarius).
Manage 3 machine rooms.
Center for Advanced Research Computing, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque NM, April 2013 – February 2016
Configured and deployed, and Manage 200 node Beowulf “Galles” cluster.
Tape library (2x80 TB) administration, backup, and recovery using HP Data Protector.
Linux server and cluster installation, administration (SUSE, RHEL, CentOS, OS X, Ubuntu).
R&D, as a member of the CARC Systems Group. Advanced technology tracking, evaluation, and deployment.
Experience in researching, specifying, and purchasing servers and equipment.
Help desk management, user training, and support.
IT Customer Service, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, January 2012 – April 2013
Archuleta LLC, Albuquerque NM, June 2009 – Present
Train new hires at the UNM IT Service Desk
Provide phone support for UNM services Email, Banner, Hyperion, Learn, and MyUNM
Gained proficiency in the Cherwell Service Management System
Provide end user support for UNM public facing Linux services
Create and maintain internal and external technical documentation
Create work orders and bill customers for phone lines, pagers, and alarms.
Knowledge on the handling FERPA data.
Provide consulting services for individual users and small business.
Service and maintain web servers.
Provide consulting for solutions based on cloud infrastructure hosting.
H. Al-Azzawi, B. Archuleta. Software-Defined Networking for HPC: The HPE/UNM Mandelbrot Project. Presented at the Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Theater, SC15 International Conference and Exposition, Austin, TX, 15-20, (2015).
H. Al-Azzawi, and B. Archuleta. Three-Dimensional Heat Maps of the Flow of Information Through Social Networks. Technical presentation and demonstration, SC14 International Conference and Exposition, New Orleans, LA, 16-21, (2014).
Hadoop: Configured the first Apache Hadoop cluster for the Center for Advanced Research Computing (CARC) as a sub-section of a Beowulf cluster called Galles and configured Apache Spark to run on demand.