Gagana started his career supporting Windows systems but has always had a passion for Linux. This passion led him to a position as a systems engineer for an application company which primarily served Linux systems before returning to the University of Minnesota to bring his Linux expertise to the Minnesota Supercomputing Institute. During his career, he has worked on managing both Windows and Linux systems, administered databases, and has specialized in migrating physical hosts to virtual. He also enjoys finding novel solutions to enhance users' abilities to best utilize the many services offered by MSI.
- Linux systems administration
- Windows administration
- Systems security
- Interactive HPC systems
- Virtualization technologies
- MS, Security Technologies with minor in Cyber Security, University of Minnesota
- BASc, Information Technology Infrastructure, University of Minnesota