Andrea Righi works as a Linux kernel developer at BetterLinux. He is specialized in operating systems, embedded systems, virtualization solutions and system architectures. He received the Laurea degree in Computer Engineering at the University of Siena on 2004. In the past he worked as a GNU/Linux expert in the Systems and Technology Department at the CINECA supercomputing center and as an embedded engineer at Develer. Andrea also contributed to many open-source projects, with a particular interest with the Linux kernel (previous works involved the block IO subsystem, VM, and cgroups).