Mike DiPetrillo has worked in the computer industry for over 17 years as an independant contractor, global datacenter manager, and virtualization specialist. Mike has worked for VMware for nearly 8 years and currently holds the position of Global Cloud Architect. In that role, Mike leads a worldwide team helping enterprises and service providers architect and build next generation datacenters and move to cloud based services. Mike's knowledge and skills stretch across nearly every topic in IT. You can find him on the web at http://www.mikedipetrillo.com.