Michael Washam is the CEO Opsgility and specializes in Cloud First Enterprise Training. Michael is a former Microsoft employee and author of two books on Microsoft Azure. While at Microsoft as a Senior Program Manager on the Microsoft Azure Runtime Team, Michael led the release of the Microsoft Azure PowerShell Cmdlets and the Cloud Services SDK (runtime). As a Senior Technical Evangelist Michael worked on the initial Microsoft Azure Infrastructure-as-a-Service launch. In this role Michael also shipped the IaaS Microsoft Azure training kit, and the Microsoft Azure PowerShell Cmdlets for IaaS and Cloud Services. Michael is a globally recognized speaker at conferences such as BUILD, TechEd, Ignite and is an avid blogger, speaker, and trainer.