Konstantinos Vandikas is a Master Researcher at Ericsson Research, currently working as a technical lead in Internet of Things (IoT) and M2M Communications. His background is in service oriented architectures and distributed systems. He has been with Ericsson Research since 2007, actively evolving research concepts from inception to productification. Konstantinos holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from RWTH Aachen, Germany. He has 5 granted patents and has co-authored several research papers.