Jimmy Andersson is the Chief Architect at Knowledge Factory. He has been awarded the title MVP (Most Valuable Professional) by Microsoft the past 16 years for his work and contributions. Jimmy focus on Directory Services and there are only a few people in the world in this MVP group. In April 2005 he was also awarded Secondary Security MVP by the Security Business Unit at Microsoft, secondary means that he still focus on Active Directory but is proficient in the security area. Today, after the program change, he is only a Directory Services MVP.
He frequently speaks at conferences and seminars around the world. Often he is hired to do high-end training for consultants/companies that already have taken all the MOC courses. For those sessions he writes his own training materials and it can be based on client specific requirements if needed. The usual role Jimmy gets as a consultant is reviewer or lead, his extensive experience with enterprise projects has given him the know-how which is important to make it a successful project.
Jimmy is also one of the co-authors of the MS Press book "Windows Server 2008 Security Resource Kit".