Agus Kurniawan is a lecturer, IT consultant, and author. He has experience in various software and hardware development projects, delivering materials in training and workshops, and delivering technical writing for 14 years. He has been awarded the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award for 11 years in a row. He is currently doing some research and teaching activities related to networking and security systems at the Faculty of Computer Science, University of Indonesia, and Samsung R&D Institute, Indonesia. Currently, he is pursuing a PhD in computer science in Germany. He can be reached on his blog at http://blog.aguskurniawan.net, and Twitter at @agusk2010.