Derek Werthmuller

Expert on computer and network security, sustainable computing

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Derek Werthmuller

Director of Technology Innovation and Services
University at Albany
Department: Center for Technology in Government

computing; emerging technologies; data visualization; computer and network security; cyber security; automated deployment

Campus phone: (518) 442-3892
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As the director of technology services, Werthmuller manages the Technology Solutions Laboratory and the Technology Services Unit to maintain CTG's technology infrastructure, conduct technology investigations, and support electronic products.

Werthmuller brings more than 15 years of experience to his position as director of technology services, including experience building networks, automating system management and system deployment, and evaluating sustainable software systems.

Prior to joining CTG, Werthmuller spent six years at Siena College as a computer and network specialist. His accomplishments at Siena include establishing an Internet presence for the College and expanding the multi-building campus network.