About the Author
Ian Turek is the president and CTO of Gravity Square Inc., a Seattle-based firm specializing in infrastucture design, systems integration, and training. He has worked as a systems engineer for a wide variety of companies including health care facilities, medical centers, banks, and government agencies. Recently, he has used his engineering skills and experience to analyze and improve the scalability and performance of Microsoft's Systems Management Server 2.0. He specializes in SMS capacity planning and desiign, large scale migrations and deployments, and enterprise-wide management. He has also been a technical consultant for several MS Press publications.