Dr. Antony Chazapis is a postdoctoral scholar at FORTH-ICS/CARV. He received his Ph.D. in 2009 in Computer Science from the National Technical University of Athens. He works on distributed, large-scale storage systems and software defined storage architectures. From 2011 to 2019, he was working in the industry, engineering solutions and leading software development teams that have created innovative storage products for the data center and the cloud. His experience and interests also include virtualization platforms for both compute and storage, high-performance data center design, highly-scalable software deployments, cloud, fog, and edge computing.