John Kelbley

Solution Specialist at Microsoft

John Kelbley is a Solution Specialist with Microsoft, focused on helping State and Local government agencies increase productivity and reduce costs.   Previous to John’s public sector-focused role,  he was a senior technical product manager with the Windows Server Platform Strategy team, where he focused on Virtualization and Open Source / interoperability.  John is co-author of several books on virtualization including, “Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V: Insiders Guide to Microsoft’s Hypervisor” and a contributor to TechNet Magazine. His writing is largely focus on his obsession with backup and recovery, automation through scripting, and “low cost” approaches to computing problems.  John blogs at   John joined Microsoft in 2002 after working at numerous large enterprises as a Management Consultant, IT Manager, and Infrastructure Architect with over 20 years of computing industry experience.