David recently started his own company (XIRUS Pty Ltd ) focusing mainly on cloud, training individuals and companies in all things Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS and GCP, while also still doing hands-on consulting and infracoding. He has held a Microsoft MVP award for 5 years including the prestigious MVP for Azure. A co-organiser of the Melbourne Microsoft Cloud and Datacentre meetup he also regularly speaks at international conferences and combines his interest to travel the world with his passion to share IT stories with the community. David’s personal blog can be found on https://david-obrien.net . In addition to blogging he has also published online training courses on Pluralsight and “A Cloud Guru”.