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Cloud and Datacenter Management
First year awarded:
2016
Number of MVP Awards:
4
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Michael Frandsen

Denmark
Windows Server, Hyper-V, SQL Server, Clustering and Storage

Biography

I have worked in the IT industry for just over 22 years, 18 of these has been spent as a consultant.

I have a close relationship with Microsoft R&D in Redmond, with the Windows team for 20 years, ever since the first beta of Windows NT 3.1, SQL server for 19 years, since the first version Microsoft did alone, v4.21a – I am in various advisory positions in Redmond and am involved in vNext versions of Windows, Hyper-V and SQL Server - finished working on SQL14 and Windows Blue (Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2) and is currently working on SQL 2016 and Windows Server 2016.

I have been working with architecture, design and implementation of infrastructure(18 years), storage(17 years), Compaq/HP storage(16 years), HDS(11 years), EMC(8 years), IBM(6 years), Fusion-io(7 years), Violin Memory(5 years).

Specialty areas:
High performance
Low Latency
Kerberos
Scalability (scale-up & scale-out)
Consolidation (especially SQL Server)
High-Availability
Hyper-V Private Clouds
Storage
VLDB
Data Warehouse platforms
High Performance Computing (HPC) clusters
Big Data platforms & architecture
Architecture & design

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