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- Posting ops news and competition results March–May 2017 - Wed, Jun 21 2017
- Results of the February competitions - Fri, Mar 10 2017
- 4sysops IT news and winners of the first competition - Thu, Feb 2 2017
Winners of the member competition ^
- Kyle Beckman, Points: 235
Kyle works as a systems administrator in Atlanta, GA supporting Office 365 in higher education. He has 17+ years of systems administration experience.
- Paolo Maffezzoli, Points: 208
Paolo is an IT systems administrator for Windows, VMware, and Linux.
- Karim Buzdar, Points: 155
Karim is an IT pro, Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), and an author of several articles at FAQforge, Tutorials Point, Quora and Windows IT Pro. He holds a bachelor’s of engineering in telecommunications from the National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences.
The winner receives US$100, the runner-up $50, and third place gets $25. If you are one of the winners, please contact me to collect your prize.
You can find the entire member leaderboard for the previous month here. Note that we update this page automatically every month. Thus, next month the page will display the March leaderboard.
Winners of the author competition ^
- Anil Erduran, Points: 967
Anil is a principal consultant and subject matter expert for Hitachi Data Systems EMEA, based in London, UK. He is also a dual category Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in Cloud and Datacenter Management and Microsoft Azure.
- Alex Pazik, Points: 818
Alexander specializes in Windows deployments and systems management applications, such as System Center Configuration Manager and System Center Operations Manager.
- Adam Bertram, Points: 527
Adam is a Microsoft Cloud and Datacenter Management Most Valuable Professional who specializes in Windows PowerShell.
The monthly author competition measures the long-term impact of an author's articles in terms of page views. The February competition was based on articles that we published in November of last year.
These were the three most popular articles in the competition:
- Deploy Firefox with SCCM - Alex Pazik
- Install Azure Stack in a nested Windows Server 2016 VM - Anil Erduran
- How to install SQL Server Express 2016 in a Windows Container (Docker) - Anil Erduran
Authors can just add their prize money to the next invoice. If you are interested in becoming a 4sysops author, please read this.
Congrats to the winners!