Space Science and Engineering Center
Network and Systems Engineer
John Lalande works as a network and systems engineer at UW-Madison’s Space Science & Engineering Center (SSEC), supporting the center’s Linux servers, large Lustre file systems, HPC compute clusters, as well as Cisco firewall and switches. Prior to joining SSEC in 2005, John worked as an IT support specialist at Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and, before that, wrote for Smart Computing magazine. John graduated from the University of Illinois with a B.A. in English and History.
In his free time, John enjoys getting on the air with his collection of amateur radios, hiking, and photography.