Rick Claus
Microsoft
Sr. Technical Evangelist
Rick Claus engages with the worldwide Technical Community on behalf of Microsoft (HQ). As a Sr. Technical Evangelist with a global scope - Rick's role is to support platform awareness for Windows Server and skills development through special events targeting the broad community. Technical areas of expertise from his 20+ years of experience in the IT Industry include: Windows Server, core infrastructure services, Virtualization technologies of all kinds, and systems management. Rick is a CH9 on-air personality (http://channel9.msdn.com/Niners/RicksterCDN) and goes by the twitter handle of @RicksterCDN. Unofficially, Rick is focused on spreading his enthusiasm, passion and excitement on all things technical to anyone who has the time for a coffee (or pint) and a chat (in English or français - naturellement).