About Michael

Michael was born in 1985 in Heilbronn, Germany. After completing his vocational training, Michael started at Bechtle AG in 2005. Bechtle is the largest IT infrastructure consulting and trading company in Germany with offices all around Europe. During his career, Michael always focused on technologies that he was interested in. In his early year in IT, he specialized himself in server-based computing using Citrix technologies.

As IT transformed more and more over the years from hardware to data center virtualization and from server-based computing to desktop virtualization Michael came in touch with enterprise virtualization platforms using VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V Technology and different storage architectures from fibre channel, iSCSI and NFS.

After several years focusing on data center virtualization having implemented numerous virtualization platform and gathering major certifications Michael went back to where it all began: desktop virtualization and Microsoft infrastructure services like Active Directory and DNS paired with his new passion on Microsoft PowerShell.

Certifications

During his years being an IT professional, Michael has been accredited and certified by several vendors and institutions including project management skills by AGMP.

  • PRINCE2 Practitioner
  • ITIL Foundation
  • Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist
  • VMware Certified Professional

Private Life

In his free time, Michael is being a passionate musician and playing Keyboard and Piano in a Rock, Pop and Blues cover band. Spending most free time with rehearsal, on stage and in his home studio.