Chao-Tung Yang is a Professor of Computer Science at Tunghai University in Taiwan. He received a B.Sc. degree in Computer Science from Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan, in 1990, and the M.Sc. degree in Computer Science from National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, in 1992. He received the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from National Chiao Tung University in July 1996. He won the 1996 Acer Dragon Award for an outstanding Ph.D. dissertation. He has worked as an Associate Researcher for ground operations in the ROCSAT Ground System Section (RGS) of the National Space Program Office (NSPO) in Hsinchu Science-based Industrial Park since 1996. In August 2001, he joined the Faculty of the Department of Computer Science at Tunghai University. He got the Excellent Research Award from Tunghai University in 2007 and 2012. In 2007 and 2008, he got the Golden Penguin Award by Industrial Development Bureau, Ministry of Economic Affairs, Taiwan. His researches have been sponsored by Taiwan agencies of Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) and Ministry of Education (MOE). He is serving in a number of journal editorial boards, including International Journal of Communication Systems, Journal of Applied Mathematics, Journal of Cloud Computing, “Grid Computing, Applications and Technology” Special Issue of Journal of Supercomputing, and “Grid and Cloud Computing” Special Issue of International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing. Dr. Yang has published more than 250 papers in journals, book chapters and conference proceedings. His present research interests are in cloud computing and big data, parallel and multicore computing, and Web-based applications. He is both a member of the IEEE Computer Society and ACM. He is also a member of IICM and TACC in Taiwan.