MICROSOFT WINDOWS INSTRUCTOR

MCTS, MCITP, MCT, CTT+, A+, PMP, CDP/CCP, MBA, ITIL“To provide students value by enhancing their ability to apply technology knowledge to business solutions.”

Biography

30+  years architecture and development experience in the supercomputer, financial, security, telecommunications and Internet industries with Honeywell Large Computer Products, NEC Supercomputers, First Interstate Bank, Wells Fargo Bank, AG Communication Systems, and Lucent Technologies.

BA degrees in Chemistry and Biology from Willamette University, studied graduate level Neurochemistry at Arizona State University, MBA in Management and Services Marketing at Arizona State University in 1993 graduating first in his class.

Internationally published author including CIO.com, InformIT, Dr. Dobbs Journal, One Planet Magazine.  Five years as primary analyst for Evans Data Corporation North American, APAC, EMEA and Wireless developer surveys.

Certified Project Management Professional, active leader for Phoenix Project Management Institute; State of Arizona PM certified.  Co-authored Risk Management and edited Project Management courseware. Steve enjoys converting projects based upon technical analysis into practical application. President of Blue Sphere Solutions, providing outsourced CTO services to emergent and growth oriented businesses.

Community involvement: 39+ years Boy Scouts of America leadership, past Heard Museum Council President, former federally licensed wildlife rehabilitator department lead with Liberty Wildlife Rehabilitation Foundation.


Blog

Running PowerShell in Windows 8 (or 8.1) PE Environment

Posted September 3, 2014

Microsoft promotes the use of PowerShell in Windows 8/8.1. Courseware materials even suggest that MCT’s instruct their students regarding specific PowerShell capability for use in preparing drives, deploying Windows Image Files, and performing trouble shooting operations from the Windows Recovery … Continue Reading

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Why does my Numlock key keep resetting?

Posted August 27, 2014

While teaching a Configuring Windows 8/8.1 (20687D) course last week, one of my students exclaimed the very title of this blog – “Hey, why does my Numlock key keep resetting?” Just the type of trivia that can gain an instructor’s … Continue Reading

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Correcting Direct Access Configuration Errors

Posted August 11, 2014

One of the labs within the Configuring Windows 8/8.1 course (20687D) enables students to experience Microsoft Direct Access. Admittedly the virtual environment is pre-staged and the experience is more truly designed to help participants understand the steps required to use … Continue Reading

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