Every year Microsoft award Most Valued Professional (MVP) Status to a select number of professional consultants for their contributions to the product and the product community. Microsoft award MVP Status in the different products selecting the people who are not only knowledgeable in a product, but who also contribute to the product community and help other users.
Since the early 1990s, Microsoft has recognised the inspiring activities of MVPs around the world with the MVP Award. MVPs freely share their deep knowledge, real-world experience, and impartial, objective feedback to help people enhance the way they use technology. Of more than 100 million users who participate in technology communities, around 4,000 are recognized as Microsoft MVPs. You cannot take an exam to become an MVP, it is an award by Microsoft to recognise the skill of the individual and their knowledge of and commitment to a product.
There are MVP’s for most of the Microsoft Products, including Exchange, System Center Operations Manager (SCOM), Windows 2008 etc.
What is an Operations Manager MVP?
An Operations Manager MVP is a professional who is highly skilled in all of the aspects of Microsoft System Center Operations Manager. They will have been selected by Microsoft as someone who is worthy of the award, this is not something that you can, apply for, buy, or pass an exam for.
How Many Operations Manager MVP are there?
Worldwide there are 32 Operations Manager MVP and of the 32 Operations Manager MVP only 4 of them are based in the UK.
More About Graham Davies, Operations Manager MVP
Graham has been working with Operations Manager since before it was acquired by Microsoft in 2000, whilst he was at NetIQ. Graham also carried out some of the initial training for Microsoft UK on Operations Manager, when it was initially acquired by Microsoft.
Graham is the Senior System Center Consultant for AK Computer Services, based out of Hampshire in the South of England. AKCSL are very proud of the fact that Graham has been recognised by Microsoft as being an Operations Manager MVP for the 2nd year in a row.
Graham runs an System Center Operations Manager Blog and is a Moderator on the Microsoft Operations Manager Forums.
About AK Computer Services Limited
AK Computer Services (AKCSL) are a consultancy and Microsoft Partner specialising in Microsoft based Systems Management Solutions. They have designed and implemented Systems Management solutions which are monitoring over 25,000 servers worldwide.
AKCSL specialise in the design and implementation of Operations Manager, System Center Data Protection Manager, System Center Service Manager based solutions for Enterprise Customers. They also provide solutions for the Remote Monitoring of Customer Operations Manager Implementations.
AKCSL have designed and implemented systems for Customers as diverse as: Building Societies, The Coastguard, Banks, Engineering and Construction companies and Health Insurance companies.
For more details about AKCSL please visit the website at www.akcsl.com or call us on +(44)1489-897760. If you have an technical issue that you want to discuss with an Operations Manager MVP then give Graham a call.