Introducing CSMT Staff

The HAO Computer Systems Management Team (CSMT):

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Tom Seving
CSMT Team Lead
Systems Administrator

Tom assists in the management and troubleshooting of computer hardware, software, and networking.

Prior to joining the High Altitude Observatory, he worked at NCAR's Computational Information Systems Laboratory. Tom's primary focus is on configuration management. He serves on NCAR's JAMF engineering team and on other collaborative teams dedicated to streamlined management and patching of computer systems.

Michael's head shot in front of green bushes wearing sky-blue shirt and a tie

Michael Lewis
Systems Administrator

Michael assists in the maintenance and troubleshooting of computer hardware, software, and networking of HAO computer systems.

He has broad knowledge of Linux, Windows and MacOS hardware and software, with a focus on open source solutions. Michael moved to the USA in 2005, working at Apple as a Mac Genius followed by 15 years at Denver Public Schools as a Systems Analyst and Database Administrator. Michael began his career at The Open University, United Kingdom, where he worked on emerging internet technologies in the early 1990s.