Deputy Chief Technology Officer, National Nuclear Security Administration, Department of Energy
Anil Karmel is the M&O Chief Technology Officer for the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) / LANL. Within the NNSA, Karmel serves as the RightPath Chief Architect and M&O Implementation Lead for a range of enterprise IT solutions including Cloud Computing, Enterprise Mobility, Unified Communications and Enterprise Wireless. Karmel is the inventor and architect of Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)’s award winning and patented secure hybrid cloud portal, “Infrastructure on Demand” illustrating an innovative partnership between industry and government. He also designed LANL’s “Enterprise Collaboration Suite” consisting of a suite of tools allowing users to collaborate how, when and where they want on a variety of endpoints including smartphones, tablets and zero clients. The solutions form the basis of the DOE/NNSA’s Network Vision (2NV), a RightPath project delivering ONEvoice powered by YOURcloud on the OneNNSA Network.
Karmel has been in the IT Industry for over fifteen years, working with various Fortune 500 companies and government in the areas of Enterprise Virtualization, Messaging & Collaboration. Most notably, Karmel garnered industry accolades including SANS National CyberSecurity Innovators Award for Cloud Security, InformationWeek 500 Top Government IT Innovators and his LANL team was named an ACT/IAC Excellence.gov Finalist two years running. Karmel is a nationally recognized speaker at numerous IT conferences and webinars including Gartner, VMworld, MeriTalk, SANS, FOSE, IDGA and many others.