Award Categories
Cloud and Datacenter Management
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MCSE, MCSE:Messaging, MCSE:Security, MCSD, MCITP

Richard Siddaway

United Kingdom


With over 25 years experience in various aspects of IT Richard is currently concentrating on the Microsoft environment at an architectural level especially around Active Directory, Exchange, SQL Server and Infrastructure Optimisation. Much of his recent experience has involved migrating enterprises to the latest versions of Windows, Active Directory, Exchange and SQL Server.  Richard has administration experience with several database systems especially SQL Server.   His initial programming background is still useful as Richard is a very experienced scripter always looking for the opportunity to automate a process. Having discovered PowerShell he has enthusiastically adopted it. Richard has presented to the Directory Experts Conference, PowerShell Deep Dives, various events organised by Microsoft in the UK and Europe, including the MVP Community Day, and for other  User Groups world wide. Richard is a founder director of where among other activities he is responsible for conference content.

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