Todd W. Mathers, CCEA, has been an implementation and architecture consultant on Microsoft and Citrix server-based computing technologies since 1996. Founder of the Noisy River Software Corporation, a sever-based computer consulting and software development company, Todd continues to be involved in enterprise-scale Terminal Server/MetaFrame projects for major corporations throughout North America. He is the best selling author of Windows NT/2000 This Client Solutions and is currently completing his third edition of this best selling book based on Windows Server 2003 Terminal Services and Citrix MetaFrame Presentation Server.
Elias Khnaseris an author, speaker, and IT consultant specializing in Microsoft, Citrix, and VMware technologies. He has more than 12 years of experience in administration, engineering, and architecture and has written many books and articles on the subjects. Elias has designed and deployed some of the largest Citrix implementations in the world, including 14,000 users with Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Elias has also been designing and deploying some of the largest VMware ESX deployments, helping companies consolidate servers and build scalable environments. With the need for DR and BC, Elias has helped numerous companies design, deploy, and test viable DR and BC plans. Elias has been involved in the build-out of numerous data centers, including Rush University; General Growth Properties, the second largest owner and operator of shopping malls in the world; TransMarket group, a Futures Trading firm with offices worldwide; Huron Consulting Group; and many more.