Dan Holme is one of the most respected and expert voices in the Microsoft technology community—a sought-after consultant, bestselling author, and renowned speaker. As the CEO of IT Unity, Dan leverages his 20 years of experience to help the global technical community solve business problems with technology. Each year, Dan reaches hundreds of thousands of IT professionals and business decision makers. His efforts have earned him the prestigious title of Microsoft MVP for eight years across three technologies (Windows Server Directory Services, 2007, and SharePoint Server, 2008-2013, and Office 365 2014). He has also been recognized as one of the top 50 SharePoint influencers and as one of the top ten partner MVPs in the world. One of Dan’s most cherished, high-profile projects is his role as Microsoft Technologies Consultant for NBC Olympics during the broadcast of the Olympic Games, for which Dan designs, delivers, and supports Microsoft client, server, identity, management, and collaboration platforms. Dan has supported NBC at the Olympics in Sochi (2014), London (2012), Vancouver (2010), Beijing (2008), and Torino (2006), and is looking forward to play his part again for the broadcast of the 2016 Summer Olympics from Rio.