David Gauthier

Senior Director - Datacenter Strategy & Architecture
Microsoft

As Senior Director of Datacenter Strategy & Architecture for Microsoft Cloud Infrastructure Operations, David Gauthier is responsible for the technical strategy and direction of Microsoft’s global data center footprint. Through a balanced approach to reliability, scalability and performance, MCIO provides the design, engineering and supply chain behind Microsoft’s Cloud Infrastructure. In 18 years at Microsoft,  David has held technical, project and program management leadership positions and has been responsible for developing innovative and industry-leading approaches for extremely efficient, scalable and flexible data center facilities that balance the integration of datacenter, network, server, software and operational processes. David is a Seattle native and attended Washington State University. 

 

As Senior Director of Datacenter Strategy & Architecture for Microsoft Cloud Infrastructure Operations, David Gauthier is responsible for the technical strategy and direction of Microsoft’s global data center footprint. Through a balanced approach to reliability, scalability and performance, MCIO provides the design, engineering and supply chain behind Microsoft’s Cloud Infrastructure. In 18 years at Microsoft,  David has held technical, project and program management leadership positions and has been responsible for developing innovative and industry-leading approaches for extremely efficient, scalable and flexible data center facilities that balance the integration of datacenter, network, server, software and operational processes. David is a Seattle native and attended Washington State University.