Peter N Walz

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Contact Me

pnw@umn.edu
612-625-5494

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25 BlegH

269 19th Ave S

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Peter is an IT professional with over 15 years of experience who understands the pieces of IT and how they work together, and is always interested in learning more. A Research Systems Engineer by title and network administrator by inclination who thrives on helping people use secure and reliable IT systems.

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • B.S.: Computer Science, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.

Specialties

  • Linux administration
  • Automated system configuration using Chef
  • Shell scripting in bash and tcsh
  • Ruby scripting
  • OpenLDAP directory servers
  • Firewalls
  • Revision management using Git
  • LAN administration (wired and wireless)
  • Virtualization
  • Log management
Awards
  • Outstanding Service Award, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota, 2006
  • Outstanding Service Award, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota, 2011
  • IT Spot Award, University of Minnesota, 2013