Full Name
Rich Groves
Job Title
Director of Security Research
A10 Networks
Speaker Bio
Rich Groves is the director of research and development at A10 Networks and the principal architect of the company’s DDoS mitigation platform, the Thunder® Threat Protection System (TSP). His primary focus for the past 20 years has been large-scale security and network monitoring.

Prior to A10 Networks, Groves was principal network architect at Microsoft where he created the Microsoft DEMon SDN-powered network monitoring platform, which became a highly successful commercial product. Groves was a core member of the Microsoft Digital Crimes Unit, where he took down and disrupted many large-scale botnets with systems that he created and ran. He has held multiple network architect and engineering positions at companies such as at Time Warner Cable, Endace, America Online, and MCI.
Rich Groves