Derek Martin

Derek Martin is an accomplished Microsoft systems development and integrator and is a Principal Program Manager for the Azure Patterns and Practices Team. Derek has fifteen years of experience in developing and deploying public and private clouds and integrating line of business applications with modern technology. His extensive experience in cloud technologies and digital transformation help guide clients on their journey to the cloud. His work with blockchain technologies, as part of Microsoft’s extended Blockchain team, focus on the practical realities of blockchain, where it can be most useful and how to not get stuck in the hype cycle. He’s focused developing and articulating Azure and general cloud best practices around governance, networking, security and compute.