Alessandro Improta received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Computer Engineering from the University of Pisa, Italy, in 2006 and 2009 respectively and his Ph.D. degree in in Information Engineering from the University of Pisa, in 2013. Since 2009 he has held a research position with the Institute of Informatics and Telematics (IIT) at the Italian National Research Council (CNR) in Pisa. In 2010 he was a visitor at the AT&T Research Labs in Florham Park, U.S. working on the discovery of Internet link characteristics. He is a Senior R&D Software Engineer at Catchpoint since 2019.