For those who really need to know, Orin Thomas was born in 1973 and is still not dead.

Orin works as an author and has written more than three dozen IT textbooks. He works as an author for PluralSight, and for EdX. He is completing a Doctor of Information Technology in cloud security and compliance at Charles Sturt University

He is currently working on the book Microsoft Azure Security Technologies for Microsoft Press

Follow him on twitter @orinthomas

Look at random stuff he posts on Instagram

Connect with him on LinkedIn

See some of his Microsoft conference presentations

View his collection of Sci-Fi collectables

An incomplete list of Orin's books