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Hans Vredevoort (Hans Vredevoort)
Hyper-V MVP since 2009 | Principal consultant for INOVATIV | Co-founder of Hyper-V.nu | Co-author of Microsoft Private Cloud Computing | Creator of the Windows Azure Pack Wiki
Hans Vredevoort has been an MVP since 2009 - initially for Cluster and since 2012 for Hyper-V – and works for System Center and Hyper-V Private Cloud specialist INOVATIV in Amstelveen, the Netherlands. Hans Vredevoort is co-founder of Hyper-V.nu, which since 2008 has been a popular blog focusing on Microsoft virtualization, System Center and in the last year with increasing focus on Windows Azure Pack. Much of his datacenter experience comes from working for a Dutch system integrator, specializing in Microsoft and HP infrastructures. Hans is co-author of Microsoft Private Cloud Computing (May 2012), which focuses on how to implement and manage a private cloud using Microsoft technology. He was also the technical editor of Mastering Hyper-V Deployment (October 2010) and recently of Windows Server 2012 Installation and Configuration Guide (April 2013) both by Aidan Finn et al. Vredevoort has been involved in numerous projects at medium to large organizations implementing Microsoft virtualization and/or private cloud. Hans is also responsible for the Windows Azure Pack Wiki with a weekly update for new blogs, whitepapers, articles and videos on Windows Azure Pack and related subjects. You can follow @hvredevoort on twitter or on www.hyper-v.nu Author of Microsoft Private Cloud Computing Technical Editor of Mastering Hyper-V Deployment Technical Editor of Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Installation & Configuration Guide Technical Reviewer of Microsoft System Center: Building a Virtualized Network Solution I have changed from Cluster MVP to Hyper-V MVP in March 2012.