Eric Vlach Systems Administrator Columbia University

Hi, I am Eric Vlach

Systems Administrator

Columbia University

About me

I support the departments of Economics, Political Science, as well as ISERP and Arts & Science. I support research data management needs, and administer VMs for administration, individual faculty, and staff applications.

I consult with faculty on data analysis (utilizing cloud and other high performance computing), storage (disk arrays and backup for long term archival), and dissemination (ways to share their work).

Time split per department

Economics 34%
Political Science 23%
Arts & Science IT 15%

Areas of Expertise

Web Application Development

I have 10 years experience building robust, engaging, and useful websites for companies across all sectors and business types.

IT Consulting

Not sure what technology can do for you? I provide solutions to your tech problems, by bringing together and customizing applications to deliver the highest quality solutions.

High-end tech support

The beauty with technology today is that no problem is unsolvable. I will leave no stone unturned in solving your most convoluted issue.


  • VMWare virtual machines
  • Linux server administration
  • LAMP stack configuration
  • HTML/CSS and website technology specialist
  • Advanced Windows and Mac OSX knowledge
  • Salesforce, Wordpress, Drupal


420 W 118th St Suite 370D, New York NY, 10027

212 854 6571

Experience and Education

Website Development

Etek Arts

Expert website consulting and development and skillful high-end technical support.


Columbia University

Executive Masters in Technology Management
Expected Graduation: January 2018

Understanding core business functions and enhance business performance through the use of technology. Special focus on digital and business transformation