Michael Ford is a Senior Solutions Architect at Red Hat with over 8 years of experience in enterprise IT consulting, focused on networking and cloud architecture. Michael’s experience includes 5+ years at one of the world’s largest internet technology vendors, where his clients spanned multiple industry verticals (healthcare, financial, insurance, manufacturing). Michael believes that there is no single approach for every customer and brings a consultative attitude to every engagement. Michael is a coffee aficionado and barbecue enthusiast who hails from Chicago. He also enjoys spending quality time with his fiancé and their dog, Titan (Instagram: @EverybodyLovesTitan).