Pat Cody


Computer Science student at GWU

Student - Programmer - Sysadmin


Hi, I'm Pat Cody! I'm from a small town in Connecticut, now living as a college student in Washington DC. I'm currently pursuing a B.S. in computer science at GW, graduating in 2020. I am involved with systems research in the GW Cloudlab, I manage a linux cluster for my research group, and I do some freelance web development. In my spare time, I enjoy running and photography.

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Work Experience


Research Assistant- GW Cloudlab, February 2017 - Present

  • Conduct research under Dr. Timothy Wood on network function virtualization using the Linux Foundation's Dataplane Development Kit
  • Selected to be a SEAS Summer Undergraduate Program in Engineering Research fellow during Summer 2017

System Administrator- GW Cloudlab, April 2017 - Present

  • Sysadmin for a 50-machine Linux server cluster used by GW Cloudlab
  • Manage services like Cobbler, Puppet, and LDAP for simplified control over nodes
  • Utilize VMWare's ESXI software for creation of virtual machines

Software Developer for Cybersecurity Camp- Washington, DC, May 2017 - July 2017

  • Using the Modern Honey Network, deployed 10 honeypots to Amazon AWS EC2 instances
  • Using the Python framework Django, wrote a custom user interface to access the data generated by the honeypots

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