Dr. Chao-Tung Yang is a Distinguished Professor of Computer Science at Tunghai University in Taichung, 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 10th 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 Organization (NSPO, http://www.nspo.narl.org.tw/) in Hsinchu Science-based Industrial Park since Oct. 1996. In August 2001, he joined the Faculty of the Department of Computer Science at Tunghai University as an Associate Professor. He is a full Professor started in August 2007 and as a Distinguished Professor in August 2015. He got three times Outstanding Industry-Academic Cooperation Awards in 2012, 2014, 2015 and twice Excellent Industry-Academic Cooperation Awards in 2013, 2016, respectively, from Ministry of Science and Technology. Also, he got three times Outstanding Research Awards and twice Excellent Industry-Academic Cooperation Awards from Tunghai University in 2007, 2012, 2014, and 2014, 2015, respectively. Dr. Yang was awarded eight times (2010~2017) talent awards from Ministry of Science and Technology. He is serving in a number of journal editorial boards, including Future Generation Computer Systems (SCI), International Journal of Communication Systems (SCI), KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems (SCI), Journal of Cloud Computing, IJ-CLOSER, International Journal of Next-Generation Computing (IJNGC), “Next Generation Internet of Things (IoT) and Cloud Security Solutions” Special Issue of International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (SCI), “Grid Computing, Applications and Technology” Special Issue of Journal of Supercomputing (SCI), and “Grid and Cloud Computing” Special Issue of International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (SCI). Dr. Yang has published more than 280 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.