Joel Auernheimer

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Joel is a husband, a father to 4 girls, a geek, a lifelong learner, a member of The Phoenix Symphony Chorus, and a 14-year veteran of Intel.


  • Networking and network security
  • Linux
  • Cryptography
  • Software engineering and application development
  • Power integrity analysis (computer system design and electrical engineering)
  • Web design
  • Video editing


  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Hiking
  • Programming
  • Engineering
  • Games
  • Puzzles
  • Computers and Electronics
  • Music
  • Beer
  • ...and many more

Favorite movies

  • Twelve Angry Men
  • Casablanca
  • To Kill a Mockingbird

Recently read books

  • The Brothers Karamazov (Fyodor Dostoyevsky)
  • Uncle Tom's Cabin (Harriet Beecher Stowe)
  • Dad is Fat (Jim Gaffigan)
  • The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover's Secret FBI (Betty L. Medsger)

Favorite Quotes

I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life, as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed. - Booker T. Washington

The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret to getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks and then starting on the first one. - Attributed to Mark Twain

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. - Theodore Roosevelt