Symon Perriman manages 5nine Software’s business development and product marketing. Previously he was Microsoft’s Senior Technical Evangelist and worldwide technical lead covering Virtualization (Hyper-V), Infrastructure (Windows Server), Management (System Center) and Cloud (Microsoft Azure).
As one of Microsoft’s most recognized faces, Symon has trained millions of IT Professionals, holds several patents and dozens of industry certifications, and in 2013 he co-authored “Introduction to System Center 2012 R2 for IT Professionals” (Microsoft Press).
He started in the technology industry in 2002 and worked at Microsoft for almost eight years in engineering, evangelism, technical marketing, and product planning. Symon graduated from Duke University with degrees in Computer Science, Economics and Film & Digital Studies, and also serves as a technical advisor for several startups, including System Center solutions provider ScorchCenter LLC.