Linus Bourque, Senior Technical Trainer, Americas Tech Lead Team, has been a technical trainer for over 12 years and has been with VMware for over 6 years. Linus began his adventures with VMware's Global Support Team in Burlington, ON. At some point, he decided to venture south and return back to his first love, that of teaching. Today, Linus is a Sr. Technical Trainer - VMware PSO Education America's Tech Lead Team. His certifications include CISSP, VCI, VCAP-DCA and VCP-DT. He is the Lead Instructor for both the View Install, Configure, Manage and View Design classes. When not teaching, he explores the world with a cigar in one hand, a pair of pugs on the other, and laughing at life with his fiancee.