Mudit Tyagi is a Strategic Architect with the F5 Product Management team. He has 20 years of experience in Software Engineering and System Architecture design for delivery of secure applications for Financial and HealthCare services. In his current role at F5, Mudit advises CIOs and Enterprise Architects in the use of Cloud and Open Source Technologies, emerging trends such as Software Defined Networking, and modern API based application architectures utilizing microservices. He works with CISOs to evaluate strategies for delivering secure applications. Prior to F5, Mudit was the Founder and CEO of Confiserve, a secure application development firm focused on Financial Services and HealthCare. Mudit was also an early employee at various Networking and Security startup companies including Rapid City (BayNetworks), Nevis Networks (Qualys), Damballa Networks (Core Security), Inkra Networks (Cisco). He has Bachelor’s degrees in Physics and Electrical Engineering from Columbia University and a Masters in Computer Engineering from University of New Mexico.