James Avery passed July 10, 2020. James Avery lived in the DFW metroplex since 1995 and had continuously worked in the Information Technology industry since 1990. He had multiple industry experience, infrastructure products, services, cloud technologies, project management and solution architecture. He received his training through hands on education, certification, and hard knocks which led to working in the consulting industry. He was constantly challenged in consulting because of the constant push to learn and the improvement of both soft and technical skills over the course of each project.
Technical Specialties: Windows XP-10 Enterprise, Microsoft System Center products, Windows Intune, Microsoft Azure, Office 365, Microsoft Server, Active Directory, Exchange, Application Virtualization, Microsoft Server Virtualization, Public Key Infrastructure, Cloud technologies, IAAS, PAAS, SAAS, Networking, High level of development and database architecture.
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– Warren Buffett
CEO of Berkshire Hathaway
A Vision and Strategy for the Future
Diversity and inclusion are integral to Microsoft’s vision, strategy and business success. I recognize that leadership in today’s global marketplace requires that I contribute to create and be inclusive in corporate culture and a business environment where the best and brightest diverse minds—employees with varied perspectives, skills, and experiences–work together to meet global consumer demands. I believe the collaboration of cultures, ideas, and different perspectives is an organizational asset and brings forth greater creativity and innovation.