A skilled technology instructor and virtualization architect, New York Area consultant Anthony Cifrodella has years of experience working with clients in order to build customized IT systems. As a Technical Solutions Architect for Intel Solution Services, Cifrodella worked in the Data Center of the Future. He encouraged Intel's customers to adopt the company's architecture for their server needs. Anthony Cifrodella designed and deployed virtual IT infrastructures to ease customer transitions to Intel's Future Data Center technologies. While with the firm, he presented at conferences and consulted with clients to perform virtual IT assessments. After several years with Intel, Anthony Cifrodella moved on to Compuware. He assisted the sales teams in gaining new clients by meeting with customers and developing IT solutions carefully targeted to each company's needs. He made presentations to project management and delivery teams. After a sale, he designed and helped the delivery team implement architecture according to client specifications. Immediately before he started his career as an independent consultant, Anthony Cifrodella worked for SHI International Corporation as a Virtualization Solutions Architect. He generated customer demand for data center hardware, software, and services by meeting with clients and identifying gaps in technology, opportunities for improved efficiency, and long-range customer goals. After he developed a clear picture of the customer's current IT structure, he made hardware recommendations and designed hardware and software. Anthony Cifrodella's extensive experience in custom architectures sets him apart from many IT consultants. He communicates well with others, has a firm grasp of common IT problems and their solutions, and has extensive real-world experience in server migrations, system design, and disaster and recovery planning. Cifrodella holds degrees from Montclair State University in New Jersey and from Western Governors University in Utah.