Recent Posts

Surface Travel Hub Review

On 30 of June I ordered a Surface Travel Hub to have with my Surface Book 3 and Surface Go. So now write review about it

Bing as Daily Search Engine and Microsoft Reward Program

I am using now since I am working from home only Bing as my daily search engine. And I must admit that after 8 weeks it’s already routine to type my search keyword right away in the search area of Edge

Windows 10 Xbox Networking configuration for UBNT EdgeMax Pro 8 router

When testing Windows 10 as Windows 10 insider MVP i was seeing that i did get errors at Xbox Networking at Gaming section in the Settings menu. So did some research on the internet and configured the UBNT EdgeMax Pro 8 router that i am using for my Internet connection to XS4All Fiber to the Home (FFTH) connection.

Surface Audio App instead of the Cortana Device Setup App

Intro When the first generation Surface Headphones of Microsoft arrived on the market i did buy them right away and also write a review about in on my blog. A a couple of weeks ago Microsoft announced some new Surface devices like the Surface Go 2, Surface Book 3, Surface Headphones 2 and Surface Earbuds.

PowerToys Weekly 22

This is the seventh week of PowerToys for Windows 10 on my blog, this week we will look at the tool Keyboard Manager that is part of the PowerToys.

Recent & Upcoming Events

Workplace Ninja Virtual Edition 2020

The goal of the Workplace Ninja Virtual Edition is to share knowledge and learn together. This covers topics around management of endpoints with SCCM and Intune, as well virtual desktop and the complete security stack of Microsoft. Since the event is virtual, we can’t see each other personally but we will provide a NinjaZone, where we can connect with each other.

Galactic Collaboration Summit 2020 - Day 2

In these challenging times, the adoption of modern workplace, remote working and distance learning technologies has increased massively. Among our aims for the Galactic Collaboration Summit is to help businesses, schools, and individuals to navigate their way through the modern workplace, support their collaboration requirements, understand processes and challenges, and get acquainted with the technologies underneath it all.

The Online Microsoft Teams Conference

Commsverse is a community Microsoft Teams Conference run independently by industry experts in Microsoft Collaboration and Communication. Our online event brings you the best Microsoft Teams content from across the globe, based on real-world experience from the best speakers the industry has to offer!

Galactic Collaboration Summit 2020 - Day 1

In these challenging times, the adoption of modern workplace, remote working and distance learning technologies has increased massively. Among our aims for the Galactic Collaboration Summit is to help businesses, schools, and individuals to navigate their way through the modern workplace, support their collaboration requirements, understand processes and challenges, and get acquainted with the technologies underneath it all.

Microsoft 365 Virtual MARATHON

Microsoft 365 Virtual Marathon is a free online, 36 hour event happening May 27-28 2020. We will have sessions going the whole time with speakers from around the globe. This event is free for all wanting to attend. Come join us as we talk about the many different pieces of Microsoft 365 including Azure.

Skills

Windows 10

100%

Hugo

60%

Git

80%

Experience

 
 
 
 
 

Consultant

The Sourcing Company

Jul 2018 – Present Woerden
Working with Modern Desktop Management (Intune, Windows 10), Office 365 (Exchange Online, Teams, OneDrive for Business), Azure (DevOps, Compute, Storage, ARM, Indentity, Security)
 
 
 
 
 

System/Network Administrator

Meyra Holding B.V.

Sep 2000 – Jul 2018 Nijkerk
Doing all the IT related work, like Infrastructure (Windows 2016 Hyper-V, System Center 2016, SOFS, Cisco Switches, UBNT Routers, Switches, Access Points, Cisco CUCM, Phone) and Managing Exchange 2016 onpremise, Office 365, RDS Farm, Citrix.
 
 
 
 
 

System/Network Administrator

Fulcire Detachering, Ité Group en Computer Kring B.V.

Dec 1998 – Oct 1999
Doing Projects like Desktop migration at Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Exchange Migration at AkzoNobel, System Administration on-site at Customers.
 
 
 
 
 

System Administrator

Baan Institute B.V

Jan 1998 – Nov 1998 Putten
Administrator Exchange, Fileserver, Deploy many notebooks from students when course started with a tool from Binary Research called Ghost was only command line tool in first and later also with GUI. Working with HP-UX and Storage system connected redundant with to HP 9000 servers.
 
 
 
 
 

System Helpdesk/Operator

Baan Development B.V

Sep 1996 – Dec 1997 Barneveld / Nijkerk
Desktop deployment and solve helpdesk questions from users, learning from System Administrator of Baan Holding B.V. by joining maintenance on servers after office hours.

Accomplish­ments

Andre van den Berg

Andre van den Berg

Consultant

TheCloudAdminEU

Biography

Andre works with Azure, Office 365, Intune and automating things with PowerShell as a consultant at The Sourcing Company. He worked as a system/network administrator at Meyra for 18 years and helped people with everything related to IT while innovating the IT infrastructure at the same time. He enjoys attending meetups and events to learn new technologies, talk with interesting people and exchange stickers. He turned his hobby into his job and loves to blog, work on IoT projects at home and read books to his daughter.

Interests

  • Azure
  • Windows 10
  • Office 365
  • Intune
  • Home Automation

Education

  • Microsoft Certified Azure Fundamentals, 2019

    Microsoft

  • Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator Associate, 2019

    Microsoft

  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer Windows NT 4.0, 1998

    Microsoft

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