Michael Steineke is a Windows Server Platform expert with an industry-wide reputation as an innovator in the areas of Windows Server, storage and network architecture, disaster recovery, datacenter configuration, and SQL Server. His thought leadership has led to six consecutive Microsoft Cluster MVP awards and regular speaking engagements.
Currently he is an Infrastructure Architect, and Solution Lead for SQL Server and Business Intelligence at Concurrency, Inc.
Steineke served as Vice President of Information Technology for Edgenet - an industry leader in collecting, structuring and delivering product data. Since 1997, Michael designed and implemented a private cloud infrastructure for scalability, high availability and disaster recovery - employing his expert knowledge of Windows Clustering including geographically dispersed clusters.
Michael has spoken on subjects like Windows Server 2012 R2, clustering, Hyper-V, SQL Server, and multi-site clusters at user groups and conferences of all sizes, including SQL Saturdays, SQL PASS Summit, Microsoft TechEd, and the MVP Summit held at Microsoft.