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DevOpsGuys Co-Founder made a Microsoft “Regional Director” for DevOps Expertise

DevOpsGuys is pleased to announce that its Co-Founder & CTO; Steve Thair has been made a “Regional Director” by Microsoft. Established in 1993, the program consists of 150 of the world’s top technology visionaries. Regional Directors are expert advocates who promote Microsoft products, services, and solutions by sharing their deep knowledge with groups such as customers, the press and industry analysts.

Further information regarding the program is available at the following address:

Steve was selected for his knowledge of Microsoft’s solutions, leadership in the Windows DevOps community and public speaking competence. Steve commented:

“I am delighted to have been given this appointment and look forward to sharing my knowledge of DevOps to help Microsoft’s designers, developers, and marketers create better products and services.”

About DevOpsGuys

DevOpsGuys are experts in delivering practical engineering & consultancy solutions to transform and accelerate the way that organisations deliver software. We believe that DevOps offers a new operating model for IT departments to deliver software at speed.

DevOpsGuys has a large team of experienced consultants operating from offices in London and Cardiff and provides services to enterprises and public sector organisations in the UK and overseas.

Our services draw upon the real-world experience that we have gained while working with leading companies such as BAE Systems, Waitrose, Fitness First and Vodafone. We are widely regarded as a global thought leader in the DevOps space and our opinions have been quoted in research by Gartner, Forrester and Microsoft.

DevOpsGuys has significant capability with the automation and configuration management of Microsoft Windows systems. We are also one of the co-founders of the WinOps Conference and Meet-Ups ( which are dedicated to promoting DevOps in Windows environments. In addition, we regularly attend and present our views on DevOps/Windows at Microsoft conferences around the world. As well as assisting many clients to migrate to Azure, DevOpsGuys is also highly skilled with specific Microsoft automation tooling such as PowerShell.