vExpert: Brian Kirsch

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    Expert Information
    NameBrian Kirsch
    LocationMenomonee Falls, WI
    United States
    Short DescriptionVirtualization Architect / Instructor
    IndustryEducational Institution
    OverviewTo use my information technology skills in helping college students learn and grow in the world of information technology, including VMware - Clouds - Storage and Server OS's. Some of what I have done... - Designed VMware Infrastructures for life critical and data environments. - Architected a Tier One Backup solution for an 80 million dollar tier 3 data center. - Architect consultant on multiple incoming projects evaluating application requirements including hardware / blades, SAN / NAS options and virtualization. - Research and Development into new products and technology, documented findings / possible use cases to executive leadership before capital is allocated. - Authored several white papers on VMware Infrastructure Design, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure and engineering calculators. - Server and Storage Tiering / SLA’s.
    Technical CertificationsM.Ed, VCP3, VCP4-DCV, VCP5-DCV, EMCISA MCP, BADDC, CCA, VAI, VCC & vExpert 2013
    Publications and Speaking Engagements
    User Groups and CommunitiesVMUG Board of Directors
    Expertise and InterestsArchery


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