After beginning her first job as a Data Entry Operator, Amita Vadlamudi completed her long Information Technology career as a Computer Systems Engineer. Vadlamudi devoted much of her attention to IBM mainframes and to Unix Systems. Possessing a diverse knowledge of operating and network systems, she assisted with the enhancement of TCP/IP networks, and the development of FTP transmission scripts. While augmenting MVS’s component JES3, Amita Vadlamudi developed thorough familiarity with Computer Associates’ Job scheduling and management products CA7, CA11 and JCLCHECK.
In order to help the people in her community, Amita Vadlamudi grocery shopped for homebound people and continues to act as an “adopt-a-shelf “ volunteer at the local library. She donates to CARE, the American Red Cross, UNICEF, PBS, and NPR. Always seeking ways to improve, Vadlamudi learned basic home maintenance, auto repair, and plumbing skills through technical and vocational training. She also participated as a member of the public speaking organization Toastmasters International for several years.
Vadlamudi tries to maintain good health by going to the gym and swimming on a regular basis. Additionally, she spends much of her free time hiking and enjoying the outdoors.