As 12 years veteran, Dan Alloun is a Software Validation Architect in Intel Architecture Group. Dan used to work on Intel® Active Management Technology (one of the main aspect of Intel® vPro platform) and Security Engine (mainly for handled system), today he is leading the Thunderbolt SW validation activities. Before starting his career in SW testing (in 2002), Dan worked as SW developer on top of several environments and architectures at Reuters (France) and Intel (Israel). Today, his main areas of expertise are networking, security and in general validation methodologies. Dan owns a GCIH Security Certification from SANS institute as well as CTFL & CTAL Certificates from ISTQB in validation area.