Abigail Laufer
Network Administrator


Abigail Laufer is the network and system administrator for the San José State University School of Information. Her primary duties include:

  • UNIX, Linux, and Windows server and application administration.
  • Technical planning and oversight of contracts with SaaS service providers.
  • End user support (faculty, staff, and students).
  • IT purchasing.
  • Mac computer support.
  • Server co-location planning and coordination.

Biographical Sketch

Abigail Laufer joined the SJSU iSchool in 1996 as a computer lab technician and server administrator. Since 2000, she has helped build and support the iSchool technology infrastructure.


B.A. (English) University of California at Santa Barbara (1996)

M.L.I.S. San José State University (1999)

Professional Experience

Network Administration, SJSU School of Information (2000 - Current)

Network Operations, University of Washington(1999 – 2000)

System Administration, SJSU School of Information(1997 – 1999)