Joel Forman, a Cloud Architect with Slalom Consulting, is helping drive Slalom’s Windows Azure Platform Practice. He has been working with the Windows Azure Platform since 2008 (prior to its public announcement) and now has over 3 years of experience building cloud solutions.
Joel has been the technical lead on the delivery of numerous production Windows Azure applications. His experiences span platform capabilities and include authentication and authorization with the Access Control Service, improving performance with the Content Delivery Network, and hybrid cloud/on-premise architectures. In addition to technical delivery, Joel also conducts assessments and training workshops with clients evaluating Windows Azure.
Joel frequently blogs and tweets on Windows Azure Platform topics. You can follow him on Twitter at http://twitter.com/seattlejoel and through his blog posts at http://blog.slalom.com/author/joelforman.