Zoiner Tejada


Zoiner Tejada has more than 18 years of experience consulting in the software industry as a software architect, CTO, and start-up CEO, with particular expertise in cloud computing, big data, analytics, and Machine Learning. He was among the first to receive a Microsoft Azure MVP (“Most Valuable Professional”) designation and has since been awarded the MVP for five consecutive years, and now holds a dual MVP in Microsoft Azure and Microsoft Data Platform. He is also a part of the Microsoft Regional Director program. He received his BS in computer science from Stanford University. Over his four years at the helm of Solliance he has helped numerous customers lift & shift their applications to the cloud, create innovative intellectual property atop bleeding edge technologies, implement scalable and available solutions, tame their data and optimize their costs.

Zoiner is the author of Mastering Azure Analytics published by O'Reilly (which covers a broad range of analytics solutions from real-time processing with Storm, to Interactive/Batch processing with Spark, the application of Machine Learning and many other Data/Analytics related Azure services). He is also co-author of Exam Ref 70-532: Programming Microsoft’s Clouds (the official exam study guide for developers seeking Azure certification), co-author of Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions, and creator of the "Google Analytics Fundamentals" course on Pluralsight.com.

This or that? Quick facts about Zoiner

Beach or Mountains?

ZT: Beach or anything near water

Savory or Sweet?

ZT: Sweet, chocolate preferred

Early Bird or Night Owl?

ZT: Early Bird, I love the quiet of the am

Go to coffee order?

ZT: Breve latte, it's keto goodness!

Which of the Seven Dwarfs are you?

ZT: From which storyline?

What is your spirit animal?

ZT: Cat

Pick your superpower?

ZT: Intuition