Jorge Palma

Open Source Technical Lead @ Microsoft

Jorge is the Open Source Technical Lead @ Microsoft in Western Europe. He is responsible to ensure that every organization and every person is able to leverage Azure to become more successful while using the tools and software they already know and love. He is one of the Azure Global Black Belts, a worldwide team that specializes in advanced cloud workloads and helps customers accelerate their innovation journey. Prior to this role he was helping startups grow and use the cloud as Technical Evangelist and supporting Microsoft’s Premier customers as one of its Premier Field Engineers. He has mix of Dev and Ops background, having started his career as a developer before moving to a sysadmin and then DevOps engineer role and has always worked with Open Source technologies both before and after joining Microsoft.