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Patrick Guimonet

Enterprise Solutions Architect / Founder and Owner Abalon / SharePoint MVP (4 years), Office 365 MVP (1 year), Office Servers and Services MVP (3 years), and now Office Apps and Services (2 years)


I created in 2011 my own business in the consulting and engineering area
Abalon is a specialist of yOS (Yammer, Office 365 and SharePoint) consulting and engineering.

I have a 20+ years experience as Entreprise Architect for Information technologies. I have aslo a successful track record of technical expertise for Office 365, SharePoint, SQL Server and Oracle RDBMS.

I worked for great compagnies like : Capgemini, Microsoft, Sun Microsystems, Sequent and Oracle.

I participed actively to a great number of projects and RFP which gives me a great experience in designing and implement IT systems in all sizes organisations, both from the IT services point of view but also from the end-users one. 

I can rely on my recent experiences both at Capgemini (Systems Architect on SharePoint projects) and Microsoft (Architect in charge of technical promotion for SharePoint, SQL Server and Green IT). As such, I actively participeted to two SharePoint launches (2007 and 2010) and three for SQL Server (2005, 2008 & 2008 R2)

I am also deeply involved in the Wordlwide, European and French speaking community, by particpating to a lot of events : MS Ignite, SharePoint Conferences, ESPC, Paris TechDays, SharePoint Saturdays and organizing some of them : SharePoint Saturday Paris, yOS-Tour, Conf'SharePoint

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