Michael B. Smith
Managing Consultant
  • United States of America
Member Since: 2008/12/19
Industry: Computer & IT
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Talent + Technique + Good ideas ==> Good solutions. That's what I can provide to you.

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Professional Background
Managing Consultant
Smith Consulting, d/b/a The Essential Exchange
November 2007 – Present
Virginia, USA
We make order out of chaos…

We build solutions. No matter the size of your organization; whether enterprise, small business, or another IT services company – we architect, design, deploy, and support solutions that help your business.

No two companies are the same. As part of our process, we will learn what makes your company special; we will discover how we can provide you the best experience possible.

We are experts on Microsoft technologies, including:

    Exchange deployments and Exchange migrations
    Active Directory Domain Services deployments and use
    PowerShell automation and scripting
    Azure Automation, Azure PowerShell, and general Azure usage
    System Center products, including Configuration Manager, Orchestrator, Operations Manager, and others
    Windows Server
    Active Directory Certificate Services
    Course development and delivery for Microsoft technologies
    …etc.

Smith Consulting is based out of Charlottesville, Virginia, USA. However, given the miracle of the Internet and remote connectivity technologies, as well as airlines, we support clients all over the planet. We can support you, as well!
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Education
East Carolina University
Bachelor of Science
Physics
1980 – 1984
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Languages
English
Native or Bilingual Proficiency
Russian
Elementary Proficiency

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