Darrell Norton has over 17 years of experience in Enterprise Architecture, portals, search, service-oriented architecture and application development. He has significant experience implementing Microsoft solutions using SharePoint, BizTalk, SQL Server, and ASP.NET. He has been working with Microsoft .NET since the first beta as part of the Microsoft Early Adopter program.
Darrell has served in solutions architect, project management, and technical lead roles. He has experience leading teams of developers and support staff, mentoring junior staff, and managing development schedules and work assignments.
Darrell has been awarded the Microsoft MVP (Most Valuable Professional) award for 8 consecutive years. MVPs are a group of about 4,500 technology experts worldwide that share real-world expertise with the community. He has earned numerous certifications covering application development, database development and administration, and system/network engineering.
Specialties: Service Oriented Architecture, Cloud, ASP.NET MVC, REST, SQL Server, C#, Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), Windows Communication Foundation (WCF).