About Me

Ryan Patel is a results-driven, customer-focused, highly organized, and analytical Solutions Architect with over 20 years of experience leading, designing, monitoring, and securing large scale infrastructure initiatives. Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, create technical definition around customer objectives in complex situations, develop solution strategies, motivate & mobilize resources, and deliver end-to-end technology solutions. Unique combination of expert-level technical skills and business acumen to help customers leverage VMware technologies. Proven track record of successfully supporting complex sales cycles from discovery to solution sign off. Outstanding oral and written presentation and communication skills.

Certifications Accolades
VCIX-DCV 2021 VMware vExpert Pro 2021
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure 2020 Certified Architect Professional VMware vExpert 2019-2021
VCP-NV 2020 VMware vExpert Security 2021
VTSP-Cloud Foundation VMware vExpert NSX 2019-2021
VTSP-HCI VMware vExpert Cloud Management 2021
VTSP-NV VMUG Advisory Council 2020
VTSP-SV VMUG All-Star 2020
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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