Humair Ahmed is a Sr. Technical Product Manager in the Network & Security Business Unit (NSBU). His primary focus is automation, security, and network architecture/design. Humair holds multiple certifications in development, systems, networking, virtualization, and cloud computing and has over 14 years of experience across networking, systems, and development. Prior at Force10 Networks and Dell Networking, Humair specialized in automation, data center networking, and software defined networking (SDN) and designed the first reference architectures for some of Dell’s new products. Humair has authored many whitepapers, reference architectures, deployment guides, training materials, and technical/marketing videos while also speaking at industry events and participating in think tanks. In his spare time, Humair authors a popular technology blog primarily focused on networking, systems, and development at http://www.humairahmed.com.