Pal Varga received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME), Hungary, in 1997 and 2011, respectively.
He is currently an Associate Professor at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics. Besides, he is also the Director at AITIA International Inc. Earlier, he was working for Ericsson, Hungary, and Tecnomen, Ireland, as a Software Design Engineer and a System Architect, respectively. His main research interests include communication systems, network performance measurements, root cause analysis, end-to-end QoS and SLA issues, as well as hardware acceleration. In the Internet of Things domain his interests include interoperability, QoS, service oriented architectures, workflow management and security. He has been involved in various industrial as well as European research and development projects in these topics.