Dave Morera currently works as a Storage Solutions Architect for VMware. He enjoys learning and sharing the acquired knowledge, and certainly enjoys figuring out how things work. This has led Dave to focus in IT, especially in the virtualization, storage and the HCI realms. Dave holds ~25 industry certifications and is constantly working towards other certifications. He holds a Bachelor degree in Information Sciences with a minor in Business, and a Master degree in Information Sciences and Technology with emphasis in Cyber-Security and Information Assurance. He is also a VMware vExpert (’14,’15, ’16), Cisco Champion 2016, Veeam Vanguard 2016 as well as part of the NetApp A-Team, and plans to keep contributing to the different communities for the long haul, as well as advocating for the IT Pros.