Alexander Solaat Rødland
The way out of trouble is never as simple as the way in
Besides my activity for ten years as a journalist and product manager for the Norwegian IT- Magazine ITpro.no, I have also managed to acquire two certificates of completed apprenticeship within electronics and ICT.
As of fall 2015 I have completed a bachelor degree in information science (BASV-INFO), and spring 2018 I finished my degree in Work- and organizational psychology at the University of Bergen, combined they focus on software development and motivational- and organizational psychology. In my daytime job at Innofactor, I focus on user experience and the interrelationship of humans, computers, and implementation of new technology to peoples life.
I have been awarded the Microsoft MVP since 2014, Windows Insider MVP since 2019 and have been a frequent speaker at various local seminars, and events like TechDays Sweden, Nordic Infrastructure Conference (NIC) and Ignite.
Full time cloud junkie and Microsoft Azure MVP
Making the right decisions, combined with the eager to always be at the front of innovative technology, is why Anders Eide loves his job as Manager in KPMG. This love for new technology and new ways of thinking, is also one of the reasons he has been rewarded as an Microsoft Azure MVP since 2014
Senior Analytics Consultant, Avanade and Data Platform MVP
I am a Senior Analytics Consultant in Avanade Norway and a Microsoft Data Platform MVP. I have a passion for Analytics Experiences, and I am a Power BI Enthusiast. I have presented at several local and international Microsoft conferences the past two years. Sharing my knowledge with others and the community is one of the things I love about my job.
Jan Egil Ring
Lead Architect, Crayon
Jan Egil works as a Lead Architect at Crayon, Norway.
He mainly works with automation, and has a strong passion for PowerShell. Products and services he works with includes Microsoft infrastructure products such as Windows Server, System Center and Microsoft Azure.
He is a multiple-year recipient of Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Award for his contributions in the Windows PowerShell and Cloud & Datacenter Management technical communities.
He speaks regularly at user groups and conferences, such as Nordic Infrastructure Conference (NIC), PowerShell Conference Europe and PowerShell Summit.
He is a co-founder of the Norwegian Microsoft Technology User Group (MTUG), which is an association of local MTUG user groups in Norway. He is also co-organizing the MTUG Script Club which focuses mainly on PowerShell.
He has obtained several certifications such as MCSE: Server Infrastructure and MCSE: Private Cloud.
Outside work he enjoys making contributions to technical communities where he is:
-A contributing editor at PowerShell Magazine (www.powershellmagazine.com)
-Blogging at www.powershell.no
-Regularly sharing news and information related to IT technologies via his Twitter-profile (@JanEgilRing)
-Contributes to and creates open-source software (OSS) projects (github.com/JanEgilRing)
Jan Ketil Skanke
MVP Enterprise Mobility, Partner CloudWay
Jan Ketil is an Enterprise Mobility MVP since 2016 and are working as a COO and Principal Cloud Architect at CloudWay in Norway. He has been in the industry for about 20 years working for both Microsoft Partners and Microsoft. He loves to speak about anything around Enterprise Mobility and Secure Productivity. He is also the lead for the community conference Experts Live Norway. Jan Ketil has presented at large industry conferences like Microsoft Ignite, Microsoft Inspire, Experts Live Europe, IT/DevConnections and NIC Conference in Oslo. He has also previously spoken at several occasions locally in Scandinavia for years.
Jan Vidar Elven
Jan Vidar Elven is a Cloud and Datacenter Architect working at Microsoft Partner Skill AS in Norway. He is a Microsoft MVP Enterprise Mobility, an active speaker and blogger, and has more than 20 years’ experience inside IT infrastructure management and architecting solutions, working with Cloud & Datacenter, specializing in Azure, Enterprise Mobility, Identity Management, Service Management, Operations Management and Automation cross On-Premise and Azure environments.
Magnus Sandtorv is a Microsoft MVP in Office Apps & Services, working as a Digital Workplace Solution Architect @ Atea in Norway.
He is a Microsoft Teams Evangelist, Enterprise Mobility Professional, PowerShell automation enthusiast and has his head in the cloud.
You will find him blogging at Teams.rocks, evangelizing at both local and international events and sharing his thoughts & knowledge on social media, Microsoft Tech Community etc.
Microsoft Azure MVP, Chief Cloud Solutions Architect in Atea
Microsoft Azure MVP, Chief Cloud Solutions Architect working with Azure since the very beginnings. Always trying to achieve maximum level of automation to save time for manual preparation of specialty coffee he likes
We cannot solve our problem with the same thinking we used when we created them. Albert Einstein
Olav, MVP for 11 years in "Cloud and Datacenter Management," has been working with customers in many different sizes and segments. This has given Olav a foundation that he uses both during his day-to-day work and in presentations. Olav works as a Principal Cloud Solutions Architect at Innofactor
For years he has been one of Norway’s most popular speakers and doing international events such as TechDays, NIC, TechED North America/Europe. He was also one of the featured speakers at Ignite 2018
Lillevik ITs egen automation dude
Med mer enn 15 års erfaring fra bransjen har Petter sett det meste. En allrounder som de siste årene har lagt sin elsk på powershell, automatisering og Azure
CTO, Azure Initiatives
Sirar Salih is CTO with primary focus on Azure initialtives at Itera and a Microsoft Azure MVP. He is very a very active speaker and community organizer, organizing meetups for the Azure User Group Norway and the Norwegian .NET User Group Oslo. Sirar loves sharing knowledge and has experience from speaking at international conferences such as Build Stuff, the Norwegian Developer Conference and JavaZone. He also contributes to the open source community by blogging at https://sirarsalih.com
CEO and Principal Cloud Architect at CloudWay, MVP
Ståle Hansen is the Founder and Principal Cloud Architect at CloudWay in Norway. He is an Office Apps and Services MVP with over a decade of experience with Skype for Business and is now focused on hybrid Office 365. In 2018 he received an honorary award from Microsoft Norge for his longtime commitment for knowledge-sharing.
His core competence is to explain complex scenarios and make them understandable by combining technical insight and business value. He loves to share his understanding as blogger since 2009 and as a highly rated trainer with the custom-made Microsoft 365 MasterClass. He is a co-author of the book "Office 365 for IT Pros" and you can follow his YouTube channel on OneNote LifeHacks. He is regularly invited to share his experience at international conferences such as TechEd, Microsoft Ignite, ExpertsLive and Techmentor.