John Joyner, MCSE: Private Cloud, CMSP, MVP Cloud and Datacenter Management (7th year), works at ClearPointe: a provider of Management as a Service from Microsoft Azure. He is co-author of four books in the "System Center Operations Manager: Unleashed" series from Sams Publishing. His focus is developing monitoring, automation, and management solutions based on Microsoft Cloud technologies. John is a retired U.S. Navy Lt. Commander 'Surface Warfare Officer', with the sub-specialty 'Computer Scientist, Proven'.