Tony Violante

Tony Violante

Engineering Scientist

Networking, Security, Operations

+1 203.722.0453 (mobile)
tviolante@tacc.utexas.edu


Tony joined TACC in the Fall of 2019 (from UT Center for Agile Technology working government cyber security accreditation contract for US Army). He is a member of the Network, Security, and Operations team. Tony's key areas of responsibility is Cybersecurity Accreditations in support of TACC Federal government-funded efforts.

Prior to joining TACC, Tony spent eight years with Army civilian as ERP Project Manager and as a financial manager. Stops along the way after undergrad college graduation (and prior to joining the US Army):

  • US Navy (Submarines, Active Duty; Naval Intelligence, Reserve Duty).
  • Johns Hopkins APL (weapons tactics development and system employment tests and modeling)
  • Pitney Bowes, Technical Systems Div. (smart cards, PKI crypto apps., historian)
  • IBM, Software Group (payment systems and smart cards) and Watson Research Center (orphan placement)

Current Projects

  • NIST Cybersecurity accreditations for TACC

Education

B.S., Physics

U.S. Naval Academy

MBA, Finance

Rensselaer Polytechnic University