Making Open Work
May 8–9, 2017: Training & Tutorials
May 10–11, 2017: Conference
Austin, TX
Carl Albing

Carl Albing
Distinguished Visiting Professor, US Naval Academy

Carl Albing is the RADM Frank Leighton Distinguished Visiting Professor in the Computer Science Department at the United States Naval Academy (USNA), where he teaches courses on high-performance computing, systems programming, and programming languages and compilers. Carl is a cofounder and codirector of the USNA’s Center for HPC Education and Research, which works to involve and support students and researchers in applying HPC to their classes and research work. Previously, Carl held a variety of positions at companies large and small, including roles in software engineering, customer support, and software management. An avid proponent of good scripting, Carl is the coauthor of the popular O’Reilly bash Cookbook (2nd edition forthcoming) and Prentice Hall’s Java Application Development on Linux. He holds a PhD in computer science from the University of Reading (UK).


1:30pm5:00pm Monday, May 8, 2017
Adopt This Now
Location: Meeting Room 18 A/B
Level: Intermediate
Carl Albing (US Naval Academy)
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Everyone thinks they know bash if they can type a few commands. Hey, you don’t know bash! Carl Albing leads a fast-paced tour of some of the newest features and most useful idioms in bash—the shell everyone needs to know—for better scripting, faster sysadmin-ing, and everyday work in open source development. Read more.