Tom Kopchak is the Director of Technical Operations at Hurricane Labs, where he pretends to manage a team of network and Splunk engineers, but is still an engineer and technology geek at heart. Tom is a Splunk Accredited Architect and Consultant, and has several years of experience building, designing, and managing Splunk deployments as well as managing teams of Splunk engineers. He holds a Master’s degree in Computing Security from the Rochester Institute of Technology, and has spoken at numerous infosec conferences around the country. You will often be able to find him researching digital forensics topics or tinkering with any and all forms of computer hardware. When he is not working with computers, Tom enjoys composing, music improvisation (Acts of Music), and playing both the piano and organ.