Luke Eppel specializes in 3rd level support/enterprise computing systems, in both a distributed and HPC architecture. Luke has worked both in the private and public sectors, all with Forbes top 50 public companies. His role in the AoT/Waggle space includes day-to-day operations & debugging, logistical management of AoT/Waggle devices, and centralized monitoring and analysis of AoT nodes. Prior to joining the AoT/Waggle team, Luke worked with a cancer research lab (Institute for Genomics and Systems Biology) at the University of Chicago focusing on computationally-heavy gene decoding and identifying the coordinated action of networks of genes that control developmental, disease and evolutionary processes.