Paolo is a Senior Software Engineer working for Red Hat on the messaging and IoT team. In Red Hat, he is focusing on integration between AMQP based projects and something different like Apache Kafka and Apache Spark. He has also been working on the EnMasse messaging-as-a-service project regarding the integration with MQTT. In the IoT space he takes part to the definition of the API for the Eclipse Hono project being one of the leads for it as well and he is Eclipse committer for Paho which provides MQTT client implementations in different languages. He is also owner and maintainer for the main IoT related components in the Eclipse Vert.x stack, another project having Paolo as committer. Finally, he is Microsoft MVP on Azure & IoT. Blogger and speaker, messaging and embedded devices make his world.