Michael has provided technical and strategic leadership to major Unified Communications and network refresh projects in Canberra, New Zealand and Adelaide, and his breadth of knowledge and experience is in high demand as a consultant.
Michael’s 25 years of telecommunications experience includes a solid grounding with Telstra, EDS and IBM as well as many years of hands-on experience with mid-sized organisations and government agencies. Michael’s ability to think strategically and provide hand-on practical leadership means that he is able to construct strategies and architectures that deliver highly effective solutions.
Michael Knill obtained the prestigious Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) certification (Routing and Switching) in 2002 and also holds a number of other Cisco specialisations. After 10 years as a CCIE, Michael Knill is now considered a veteran and has CCIE Emeritus status.
Some Key projects include:
Principal Solution Designer for the Telecommunications Transition Project of a 50,000 user government department.
Lead Technical Architect for the communications infrastructure upgrade of a 9000 user government department.
Lead Technical Architect for the communications infrastructure upgrade for 1000 users at Housing New Zealand Corporation.
The design, implementation and support of a Cisco IP Communications solution for the Department of Defence.