Closing our series on Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals we’ve put together four more videos of some of the best IT Professionals out there.

First up, Alexander Solaat Rødland – AKA “myself”.
I live in the western parts of Norway and I was once referred to as kind of the community’s Energizer bunny (thanks Magnus). Besides being a Windows and Devices for IT MVP I’m a vivid journalist, acting Product Manager for and just recently received a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Science at the University of Bergen. On top of that, I’m working full time as a IT technician and frequent speak at events like TechDays Sweden, Nordic Infrastructure Conference (NIC) and Ignite.



Our next MVP is also based in Norway. Conference speaker, blogger, podcaster, user group founder and trainer Ståle Hansen has a day time job as a CEO and runs on his spare time. His area of expertise is Office Server and Services with a clear focus on Skype for Business. Here’s Ståle.


According to Cloud and Datacenter Management MVP Johan Arwidmark “Contributing is everything!” and he manages to make a living out of it. Johan is a well known consultant, author, speaker and all-around geek specializing in Enterprise Windows Deployment Solutions. You might well have seen or met this energetic and humorous guy at a conferences such as MMS or TechEd or mayhaps even read one of his many books on OSD where he tackles complex concepts using simple “Real World” scenarios.


Long time Directory Expert John Craddock has been awarded an MVP in Enterprise Mobility area. Over the years John has designed and implemented computing systems ranging from high-speed industrial controllers through to distributed IT systems with a focus on security and high-availability. He’s known for having developed technical training courses that have been published worldwide, co-authored a highly successful book on Microsoft Active Directory Internals amongst others and he presents regularly at major international conferences including TechEd, IT Forum and European summits.


Thank you all for your contributions to the MVP communities, and also special thanks to my dear friend Mr. H for recording and editing the videos.

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