Renaud Larsen works for F5 as Senior Solution Engineer. Renaud joined from Hytrust where he was Chief Field Architect, International. Before he worked for Palo Alto Networks, where he was Senior EMEA Data Center/Virtualization Consulting Engineer. Prior to that he was Chief Architect, DC/Cloud Computing at Juniper. After being the European Marketing Director for VA Linux he created FastTango in 2001. He joined TopSpin in 2003 as the European Business Director. In 2005 he joined Cisco after the TopSpin acquisition. At Cisco he was the European Business Development Manager for SAVBU solutions portfolio. While at CISCO he created SQR Technologies focused on True Random Number Generator and Keys Management. In 2010 he worked for Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs as Director, Cloud Computing. He has three patents pending on virtualisation and an accepted patent on Data Security in a Cloud environment.