HAISHIBAI, senior technical evangelist at Microsoft, focuses on the Microsoft Azure compute platform, includingIaaS, PaaS, networking, and scalable computing services. Ever since he wrote his first program on an Apple II when he was 12, Haishihas been a passionate programmer and he later became a professional software engineer and architect. During his 19 years of professional life, he s faced various technical challenges and a broad range of project types that have given him rich experiences in designing innovative solutions to solve difficult problems. Haishiis the author of a few cloud computing books. He s the co-host of Microsoft s Cloud Cover show (https: //channel9.msdn.com/shows/Cloud+Cover/). He also runs a technical blog (http: //blog.haishibai.com)with millions of viewers. His twitter handle is @HaishiBai2010."