Paul Stubbs is a Microsoft Architect for Windows Azure focusing on cloud solution development and SharePoint. Previously Paul worked with the SharePoint community developing SharePoint, Office, and Silverlight solutions and training. Paul has also worked as a Senior Program Manager on the Visual Studio team in Redmond, Washington. Paul is a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and has received Microsoft Certified Applications Developer (MCAD) and Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD) certifications. He has authored several books on solution development using Microsoft Office, SharePoint and Silverlight, several articles for MSDN Magazine, and has also spoken at many conferences such as Tech-Ed, Build, MIX, and the Professional Developers Conference (PDC) and Tech-Ready. Paul has passion for new technologies and sharing those experiences with the community on his blog at