About Me

Ryan Patel is a driven, results-oriented, highly competent Cloud Architect with more than 20 years of experience with large scale datacenter design including Hybrid-Cloud & Software-Defined architectures.

Expertise also includes:

  • Pre-Sales
  • Business Development
  • Partner Recruitment & Enablement
  • Product Management & Go-to Market Strategy
  • Advisory Services
Certifications Accolades
VCIX-DCV 2021 VMware vExpert Pro
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure 2020 Certified Architect Professional VMware vExpert Security
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure 2020 Certified Cloud Operations Associate VMware vExpert Cloud Provider
VCP-NV 2021 VMUG All-Star
VTSP-Cloud Foundation VMUG Advisory Council
VTSP-VMware Cloud on AWS  
VMware Cloud on AWS - SDDC 2019  
AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate  
vSAN Specialist 2017  
MCSA: Windows Server 2012  
Dell SMaC  
Dell DCSE 1000 Enterprise  
ITIL Foundation  

Certification and Badge Verification

vExpert Directory


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