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PhD, MCP, MCTIP, MCT, MO Master
It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice!
Valy (MCI, MCP, MOS, MCT, TS630) is associate professor at “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iasi, Romania since October 2006. First contact with IT world was established in October, 1998 when he begins a PhD program and also was hired as network technician. Actually, is well recognized as an IT Romanian professional and works as consultant for financial, private and public institutions. He specializes in complex systems design, Windows networking, systems management, security, messaging and computer forensic. The highest aspects of his expertise are in Internet Banking security and ISO 27001:2005 Standard. Valy was founding member of ITBoard Romanian Community and system admin for this community. His online activity can be reached more in Imagine Cup Forum (Second place contributor) and in microsoft.public.ro.itspecialist news group. Valy is co-author of Local Area Networks. Design and Administration (2003, 2006)-(RO) and Windows Networks. Servers and Clients (2004)-(RO). In 2005, was finalist at Imagine Cup, IT invitational (Yokohama, Japan) and in 2006 he won second place in the final round of the same competition (New Delhi, India). As recognizing his role in Imagine Cup 2007, Valy was invited as Judge in final round of IT Challenge in Seoul, South Korea. In his personal life Valy tries hard to be a good father, allocating as much as possible time to his daughter and to his wife. His biggest hobby is soccer: playing and watching.