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Office365, System Center Cloud and Datacenter Management, Windows Touch & Tablet PC
Dave Sobel is responsible for fostering the growth and success of Level Platforms Partners. As Director of Partner Community he helps Partners connect with resources and utilize Managed Workplace to its fullest extent to deliver best-in-class managed services to their customers and grow their businesses. A sought-after speaker, Dave frequently speaks on cloud computing, virtualization and a variety of other topics at industry events including the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, CompTIA and SMB Nation. One of the nation's leading experts on cloud computing and virtualization, he is frequently quoted in business and technology publications, authored the book Virtualization: Defined, maintains two blogs--Evolutionary Business Thoughts and SMB Virtualization and was a regular blog contributor to both Channel Insider and Channelnomics. He was named to SMB Technology Network (SMBTN) and SMB PC magazine’s SMB 150 in 2010, has been part of the MSPmentor 250 all three years it has been published and in 2011 was recognized for the third year in a row as one of the top virtualization experts globally as a Microsoft MVP for Virtualization. Dave holds a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from the College of William and Mary. He is a dynamic voice within the IT community, a former member and facilitator for Heartland Technology Groups and passionate about collaborating with clients and peers on utilizing technology to advance organizations.