Dr. Shane CanonGroup Leader, Technology Integration Group, National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center
Shane Canon joined NERSC in 2000 to serve as a system administrator for the PDSF cluster. While working with PDSF he gained experience in cluster administration, batch systems, parallel file systems and the Linux kenrel. In 2005, Shane left LBNL to take a position as Group Leader at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. One of the more significant accomplishments while at ORNL was architecting the 10 petabyte Spider File System. In 2008, Shane returned to NERSC to lead the Data Systems Group. In 2009, he transitioned to leading the newly created Technology Integration Group in order to focus on the Magellan Project and other areas of strategic focus. Shane has a Ph.D in Physics from Duke University and B.S. in Physics from Auburn University.