Manish Dave is a Platform Architect, working in Intel's Datacenter Platform Security Division. He has over 20 years of broad experience in networking and security. In his previous role as Intel IT Principal Engineer he was responsible for the network security architecture for Intel IT’s data centers which host hundreds of applications on several thousands servers. Dave is very interested in software-defined infrastructure and policy-based networks; he has five patents filed in the areas of networks and security. He has broadly published articles and papers on topics of IT enterprise infratructure, networks, security and policy over the years.