Joseph Gagliardo heads the Anton design verification and bring-up efforts at DESRES. He came to DESRES from SGI, where, as a Senior Technical Manager, he worked on a CC-NUMA supercomputer. He has also held positions at BellCore, Mentor Graphics, and Concurrent. Joseph earned a B.S. in electrical engineering from Rutgers University. Joseph enjoys restoring Porsche sports cars and playing acoustic and electric guitar.