Josh Lane is a Microsoft Azure MVP and independent software consultant. He's also the founder and organizer of Azure-in-the-ATL, one of the largest Azure meetups in the US. He’s spent almost twenty years architecting and building enterprise software for companies around the world, in industries as diverse as financial services, insurance, energy, education, and telecom. He loves the challenges that come with designing, building, and running software at scale. Away from the keyboard you'll find him outdoors with his family, skiing, mountain biking, drumming, or drinking good beer with good friends. He tweets @jplane.