About

About me

My name is Bill Chesnut, I am a Cloud Platform & API Evangelist at SixPivot based in Melbourne, Australia

My career started in IT in 1983 with the US Defence Departement as an IBM Systems Programmer.
I made the switched to the Microsoft Windows platform in 1994, and has been involved with Windows development ever since.

I have worked on numerous enterprise projects using Microsoft C/C++, Visual Basic and SQL Server. Most recently,

I have been driving various application integration projects using VB.NET, ASP.NET, XML, XSLT, SQL Server and BizTalk Server to connect a variety of Microsoft Business Solutions applications with other systems.

I am very involved in the Microsoft User Group Community as leader of the Melbourne .Net User Group.

I have also started the Melbourne BizTalk User group.

My email address: bill@biztakbill.com, feel free to contact me or leave a comment to a post on this blog.

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About This Blog

This blog is a place for me to write and share useful notes about Enterprise Integration (BizTalk Server, BizTalk Services, Azure App Services, API Management, Logic Apps, Service Bus and so on), .Net, tools, links, articles, sample code and experiences that are related to my work, hoping to be interesting for some.

Most Valuable Professional (MVP)

Award Name Area of Expertise Year
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Microsoft Azure 2016
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Microsoft Azure 2015
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Microsoft Integration 2014
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Microsoft Integration 2013
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Microsoft Integration 2012
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) BizTalk 2011
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) BizTalk 2010
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) BizTalk 2009
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) BizTalk 2008
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) BizTalk 2007
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) BizTalk 2006
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) BizTalk 2005
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) BizTalk 2004
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Microsoft Certifications & MSDN Profile

Certification/Version Year
Microsoft® Certified Solutions Associate 2017
Microsoft® Specialist 2017
Microsoft® Certified Trainer 2017
Microsoft® Certified Professional 2012
Microsoft® Certified Technology Specialist 2011
Microsoft® Certified Professional Developer 2008

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