Mark Mortimore came to Microsoft in 1995, and has worked as a program manager on SQL Server, Visual Studio, Site Server, and BackOffice. On a two-year international assignment, Mark engaged developers in 27 countries across Europe, Middle East and Africa. He returned to Redmond in 2001 to support the Microsoft Trustworthy Computing initiative, worked with partners in EPG, and also recently developed appliances for BI, Private Cloud and Data Warehousing, and now - Azure Integration! He's currently focused on Integration: (BizTalk Server, Windows Azure BizTalk Services, Service Bus, Host Integration Server, + Active Directory, Workflow, and SQL Server Integration Services) and Analytics workloads in Azure.