First year awarded:
2002
Number of MVP Awards:
12
Technical Expertise:
PowerShell
Technical Interests:
Windows Server for Small and Medium Business, Remote Desktop Services, Hyper-V
Language
English
Charlie Russel
Canada
Biography
A chemist by education, an electrician by trade, a UNIX sysadmin and Oracle DBA because he raised his hand when he should have known better, and an IT Manager for a major international software and security company by choice.  Charlie is the author of more than three dozen computer books on operating systems and enterprise environments, and is the original author of the Get-Help pages for Azure PowerShell.  His recent books include Exam Ref 70-411: Administering Windows Server 2012 R2 (Microsoft Press, 2014), Working with Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials (Microsoft Press, 2011), Windows Small Business Server 2011 Administrator's Companion (Microsoft Press, 2011), Windows Server 2008 Administrator's Companion (Microsoft Press, 2008), and Oracle DBA Automation Quick Reference (Prentice-Hall PTR, 2004).