V. K. Cody Bumgardner, PhD


An over 20 year career, comprised of strategic planning, technical, and leadership roles in the areas of IT architecture, software development, data science, networking, research, systems, security, and healthcare.

Former Chief Technology Architect and Director of Research computing, now serving as Assistant Professor and Director of the Division of Pathology Informatics in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Kentucky.

Research Lab

Curriculum Vitae

My Academic Genealogy



Current Projects

  • Cresco: Edge Computing Framework

  • Clinical Genomics Processing System

  • MRI: Acquisition of the Kentucky Research Informatics Cloud (KyRIC)

  • IRNC: AMI: Collaborative Research: Software-Defined and Privacy-Preserving Network Measurement Instrument and Services for Understanding Data-Driven Science Discovery
  • Recent Projects

  • HP and SDN

  • Dell and OpenStack

  • CC*DNI Networking Infrastructure: An Software Defined Networking-Enabled Research Infrastructure

  • GENI Monitoring

  • Book: OpenStack In Action

  • CC-NIE Integration: Advancing Science Through Next Generation SDN Networks

  • KyRON 100G Upgrade

  • Regional KPEN to KyRON transition