Joey Snow is a Technical Evangelist for the worldwide Developer Experience team at Microsoft focusing on the IT Pro audience for Windows Server and Azure. Based in Redmond, WA, Joey works closely with relevant Microsoft Product Teams to evangelize new technology and products to the IT Pro community at large. He shares his knowledge and expertise online – via Channel 9(http://channel9.msdn.com) and is a frequent speaker at various Microsoft and industry-sponsored events. He has been with Microsoft for over seven years. Prior to joining Microsoft, Joey worked for more than 12 years as an IT Professional at a Fortune 500 company, serving in various IT roles ranging from the helpdesk to IT architecture and management. Outside of work you can find Joey spending time with his wife and two children and actively feeding his sports and music addictions.