Dr. Shahzada Khurram is working at Department of Information Security, Faculty of Computing, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Pakistan. Dr. khurram has obtained PhD in Computer Science from University Utara Malaysia. He is highly skilled in network and information security management, and IT trainer with 18 years’ experience from academia and various multinational IT industries. He has served several academic and industrial positions in different parts of the world including AT&T and Hewlett Packard Enterprise. He possesses many International certifications including CISSP, CCNP, CCAI, CCSE, PCNSE, JNCIS-ER, JNCIS-SEC, VCP-Data Center Virtualization and Huawei certified. He trained many professionals as certified cisco and VMware trainer. He has several publications to his name and has attended various national/international conferences. His research focus is on Software-defined Networks (SDN), Cloud, Blockchain and IoT security issues and performance analysis. He has been completed several public/private sector projects worth more than 100 million.