Dave Chennault is a Certified Information Systems Auditor, a Microsoft Certified Technical Specialist in SharePoint and is a Microsoft Certified Professional with 25 years of experience as a software developer and architect. He is an expert in governance for IT systems and the co-author of the book “SharePoint Deployment and Governance using CobiT 4.1 : A Practical Approach” published by ISACA in 2010. He is the co-founder of SkyLite Systems, a Microsoft Partner focused on the development of solutions that are based upon SharePoint 2010 online and Office 365. He has worked extensively with architecting and building SharePoint 2010 solutions that will run “in the cloud” using sandboxed solutions, custom workflow activities and innovative interface techniques allowing applications to be run across many platforms including the iPAD. His company is an active participant in the beta and TAP for Office 365 and RMS for Office 365. He also participated in the beta of SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010.
Martin Muldoon is the Director of Product Marketing at BA Insight, where he leads company’s product marketing strategy worldwide. As a co-founder of BA Insight, Martin has extensive experience in the Enterprise Search space with a particular focus on Microsoft Search technologies. Prior to that, while working at Suez, a global power utility company, Martin was awarded the Suez Innovation Award for the search based application he developed for company’s Environmental division.
Martin is a frequent speaker in the community and shares his extensive expertise in enterprise search technologies at various key conferences including TechEd, KM World, AIIM and others. Martin also spent a few years as an independent consultant leading deployment of various ERP systems. The firsthand experience of seeing users struggle accessing information from ERP, CRM, and messaging systems was the inspiration behind BA-Insight’s unique approach to integrated search on top of FAST and SharePoint Search.
Sergiy Nesterenko is the CTO of SkyLite Systems and has over 20 years of software architecture and development. He is a Microsoft Certified Enterprise Application Developer, Microsoft Certified Solution Developer, Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Database Administrator for SQL 2005/2008, Microsoft Certified Database Administrator for SQL 2000 and is a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist for : Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, Office PerformancePoint Server 2007, Office Groove 2007 and .Net using C#.
Sergiy is deeply involved in the TAP and beta for SharePoint 2010 online and Office 365. He also participated in the beta of Office 2010 and Office 2007. He has led over 80 SharePoint deployments including more than 20 using SharePoint 2010. He has been actively building and architecting solutions for SharePoint 2010 in the Microsoft cloud for nearly 18 months and has a firm grasp on the proper approaches, techniques and use of the sandbox, the client-object model and working within the boundaries of complex Office 365 solutions.
John Peluso is a Technology and Corporate Training professional with more than 17 years of experience helping organizations understand how they can drive results and business productivity through an effective use of technology. He has consulted with technical and business decision makers at organizations of all sizes, and conducted SharePoint planning session workshops for clients considering new or upgraded SharePoint deployments, helping stakeholders understand all capabilities of the SharePoint product and identify key features to be leveraged in phased implementations. Having held both technical and business management roles, John has a deep understanding of the priorities and concerns that drive all business lines in enterprises today. John holds Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer and Microsoft Certified Trainer certifications and serves as a Technology and Training Specialist with AvePoint, Inc.