Automation User Group

Michael Poore

Bio :

Michael is a Staff Architect for VMware who is focussed predominantly on Cloud Management and automation technologies. He has worked with numerous customers around the globe to help them create automated provisioning and operations solutions.

A long time supporter of IT-related communities, Michael helped found the South West UK VMUG chapter in 2014 and has presented numerous times at the London and UK VMUG events.

In addition to holding a number of advanced VMware certifications, which he now helps to create, Michael always seeks to expand his horizons. Most recently he has been working with a number of complementary technologies including HashiCorp Vault, Ansible and AWS.

Michael has maintained his own technical blog for many years and has received VMware’s vExpert designation consistently since 2011. He is a current member of VMware’s CTO Ambassador programme.