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Cloud and Datacenter Management
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Azure Solutions Architect: Expert, MCSE: Cloud Platform, MCSA: Windows Server 2012, CMSP

John Joyner

United States
14 year MVP: Hybrid cloud expert ~ Security ~ Automation ~ Governance ~ Monitoring ~ On-premises ~ any cloud ~ Microsoft Azure


John is Senior Director, Technology at AccountabilIT, a managed services provider of 24x7 Network Operations and Security Operations Center (NOC & SOC) services. John is co-author of 4 books in the technical best-seller and industry-standard reference work, System Center Operations Manager: Unleashed from Sams publishing. 

Actively developing modern management solutions using Azure Arc, Azure Lighthouse, Azure Monitor and Azure Log Analytics, Azure Sentinel, and Windows telemetry. Authority on System Center products in private cloud and hybrid cloud environments.

In his first career as a U.S. Navy computer scientist, John worked for NATO in Europe and aboard an aircraft carrier in the Pacific. He jobs included Chief of Network Operations for NATO southern region and national Network Security Officer for the Navy Bureau of Personnel.

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