Ross A. Lumley

Associate Industry Professor of Information Systems & Technology Management
Information Systems & Technology Management
Funger Hall
2201 G Street NW
Suite 515
Washington, DC 20052
[email protected]

Ross Lumley is an associate industry professor of information systems & technology management, specializing in enterprise architecture including: software performance engineering; internet engineering; distributed system architectures; distributed application management; database applications; object oriented programming; computer networks; artificial intelligence; and, cybersecurity including trusted products evaluation as well as secure enterprise infrastructures.

Ph.D., University of Texas at Dallas, 1978
M.S., University of Texas at Dallas, 1975
B.S., University of California at Berkeley, 1968

Research interests involve the development of new curriculum for internet technologies providing students with a state-of-the-art exposure to cloud computing.  Curriculum developed includes educational development using Platform As A Service (PAAS) cloud computing and Infrastructure As A Service cloud computing.

Book Chapters

Lumley, R. A., Financial Markets in the Internet Age, in Gupta (Ed.), Creating Knowledge Based Organizations, Hershey, Penn.: Idea Group Publishing, 2004.

Lumley, R. A., Managing Web Site Performance and Reliability. In S. Dasgupta (Ed.), Managing Internet and Intranet Technologies in Organizations: Challenges and Opportunities (pp. 187-202). Hershey, Penn.: Idea Group Publishing, 2001.


Lumley, R. A., “Cloud Computing and the Cyber Security and Privacy Multidisciplinary Research Problems It Raises in Business,” Presented November 10, 2010

Lumley, R. A., Cyber Security and Privacy in Cloud Computing: Multidisciplinary Research Problems in Business, Cyber Security Policy and Research Institute, Report GW-CSPRI-2010-4, December 18, 2010, Work supported by the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the School of Engineering and Applied Science of the George Washington University.

Lumley, R. A., Global Web Site Performance and Reliability: Internet Traffic Management, Global Information Technology World Conference, 2001.

Lumley, R. A., The Instrumentation of Automated Workflow Applications for User-Focused Performance Management, Northeast Decision Sciences Institute Twenty-Ninth Annual Meeting, presented on March 24, 2000.

  • Relational Databases
  • Internet Computing
  • Information Systems Security
  • Enterprise Web and Database Applications
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Database Systems
  • Introduction to Programming