Chris Lord is the endpoint point man and resident software architect at Bit9 in Waltham where he leads the product teams developing security solutions for Windows, Mac and Linux platforms. Prior to Bit9, Chris has been a technical leader and innovator across a wide range of technologies and companies including application virtualization at Microsoft and Softricity, secure systems at CERT (SEI), petascale storage virtualization at Cereva, fault-tolerant systems at Marathon, Internet search at AltaVista, and enterprise networking at Digital Equipment Corporation. He received an M.S. in Information Networking from Carnegie Mellon and a B.S. in Computer Science from Fitchburg State. Chris has served on the advisory board for the Carnegie Institute of Technology and a regional board for Literacy Volunteers of America in Massachusetts, and is an active ESL tutor with Literacy Volunteers of Massachusetts.