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Chris Givens, CEO Architecting Connected Systems, CISO / Sr Cloud Architect Solliance
Chris Givens is the co-founder and CEO of Architecting Connected Systems (ACS). ACS is a courseware development company that builds SharePoint courseware for Microsoft that is then distributed to training centers around the world. ACS titles include top courses in SharePoint Development and Business Intelligence but also materials that span every aspect of SharePoint. In addition to courseware development, Chris has led, as Sr. Architect, many large upgrades and installations of SharePoint for large companies such as eBay and General Atomics. He is co-founder and President of the San Diego SharePoint User Group (SanSpug.org); originally from Oklahoma; is a Computer Science major from the University of Tulsa; and currently resides in San Diego.