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Paulo Roberto Sant´anna Cardoso
IT professional with 20 years of experience in infrastructure, support, consulting, information security, governance and training in large data center environments and non stop operations in large companies.
IT professional with 20 years of experience in infrastructure, support, consulting, information security, governance and training in large data center environments and non stop operations in large companies. As an independent consultant I have experience in developing appropriate and specific solutions for the small business sector. He is the author of articles in journals, books and ebooks. Elected Microsoft Value Professional (MVP) 2007-2010 in the category Windows Server - Management Infrastructure for Microsoft. In 2013, he returned to the program, this time as Windows Expert-IT Pro. In 2015/2016/2017 he was named MVP again, this time in Windows and Devices for IT category. In 2018 he was named MVP Reconnect by Microsoft. In 2016/2017/2018/2019/2020/2021 he was elected by Veeam for the Vanguard program, being the only professional elected in Latin America and Brazil in the first two years. In 2018/2020/2021 he was elected by VMware for the vExpert program. In 2020 he was elected by VMware for the Tanzu Vanguard program. Active in the community conducting technical presentations and webcasts Microsoft. In 2010 he was speaker at the Microsoft TechEd Brazil, the largest technology event in Latin America. Author of "Windows Server 2003 commands, administration and support" CD and video lesson "Patch Management with WSUS 3.0 on Windows Server 2003" Maintains a website (http://www.paulosantanna.com) where discloses his lectures, published articles, videos and information for IT technical community. Specialties: Networks, Hardware, Apple, Windows Server System, Active Directory, Hyper-V, System Center Family SCVMM/SCOM/SCCM, Exchange Server, ISA/TMG Server, WSUS, SQL Server, Windows Desktop System, Sharepoint Server, Citrix XenApp, Citrix Access Gateway, Citrix XenServer, VMWare, Linux, Cloud, Azure.