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Adam J Marshall

Oakville, ON


Adam has been lucky enough to have access to a computer from the time that he was born. Starting out on a Tandy 1000 with a monochrome green and black screen, utilizing DoS 3 on 5 1/4 inch floppies, Adam has always been interested in computers and technology.

Adam is a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer who specialized in security. Currently in an IT Specialist role, Adam takes care of everything IT from hardware, software, networking, firewalls, backups, desktops, servers, Active Directory, Exchange, Dynamics GP, InforCRM all the way through to the helpdesk level. Being an IT generalist, he is exposed to a wealth of systems both on-prem and hosted in the cloud.

Adam’s philosophy is to make it simple and keep it that way. He does this by:

    * Keep current with IT issues in the community.
        - Extremely active in the Spiceworks Community
        - Active on the TechNet Forums.
        - Active listener of security podcasts including the SANS Internet Storm Center & RunAs Radio
    * Professional Development
        - Continually watching video guides, tutorials, and learning.
        - Reading Blogs, guides, and tutorials.
        - Taking interest in all areas of IT.
    * Networking both in person and online

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