William Stanek

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William Stanek (http://www.williamrstanek.com/) is a leading authority for Windows, server and Web technologies, and the award-winning author of over 100 books. He is an expert on and writes about Active Directory, Group Policy, Windows, Windows Server, Exchange Server, SQL Server, IIS, PowerShell, Web, and Cloud Services technologies. Current or forthcoming books include Active Directory Pocket Consultant, Windows Group Policy Pocket Consultant, Effective Writing for Business, College & Life, Windows Server 2012 Pocket Consultant, Windows 8 Administration Pocket Consultant, SQL Server 2012 Pocket Consultant, Racing Super Buster Counts And You Can Too, Explore the Solar System, The Kingdoms and the Elves of the Reaches, In the Service of Dragons, Critter Addition Essentials Level 1, and Buster Bee's Adventures With Letters and Words.

William has been involved in the commercial Internet community since 1991. His core business and technology experience comes from over 11 years of military service. He frequently serves as a subject matter expert and consultant.

William has an MS with distinction in information systems and a BS in computer science, magna cum laude. He is proud to have served in the Persian Gulf War as a combat crewmember on an electronic warfare aircraft. He flew on numerous combat missions into Iraq and was awarded nine medals for his wartime service, including one of the United States of America's highest flying honors, the Air Force Distinguished Flying Cross. Currently, he resides in the Pacific Northwest with his wife and children.

William recently rediscovered his love of the great outdoors. When he's not writing, teaching, or making presentations, he can be found hiking, biking, backpacking, traveling, or trekking in search of adventure.

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