Zahir Hussain Shah, a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional, has worked with businesses from small to medium sized organizations to gigantic multi-national companies, providing IT consultancy and solution delivery. He has been in the IT industry for over 7 years now. Currently he is working with UAE’s prestigious oil and gas sector for providing solution designing and delivery for Microsoft Hyper-V, Clustering, Active Directory, Exchange Server, Lync Server, and System Center.
He has also been honored with the industry’s most prestigious Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award in the year of 2011/2012, for his excellent contribution to the Microsoft Server Systems Technical Communities. Apart from the daily office life, Zahir is an author, public speaker, and a blogger, who owns a successful blog (http://zahirshahblog.com) focusing on Microsoft Private Cloud, Messaging, Unified Communications, and Systems Infrastructure solutions. He is also certified for CISSP, MCSE, MCITP, MCTS, and CCNA certifications.