Brian Lewis works as a Solutions Architect for Amazon Web Services, where he focuses on helping customer and partners get the most out of their Microsoft workloads on the AWS global infrastructure fabric. Brian enjoys working with all computing and networking technologies. He enjoys all technology from core infrastructure all the way to mobile devices including everything in-between. His roots are as a sysadmin focusing on networking and security, but also enjoys programming and IOT devices. He started his technology career in 1992 working on Mainframes and Microcomputers for the Phone Company. After MaBell he joined a consulting organization where he architected technical solutions to meet customers' business needs. He states the best part of that was continually getting to solve new puzzles. One of Brian’s passions is computer security and he holds the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification among other computer industry certifications. MCSE, CDE, etc. Brian holds a Bachelors degree in Management of Information Systems from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. He is active in the local community with computing user groups and is often a speaker at these groups in addition to speaking at other computer conferences and technical events.