Steven Murawski




Steven is a Cloud Developer Advocate at Microsoft. Steven focuses on DevOps scenarios with Azure (more from the Ops point of view). Steven is an active member of the Chef and WinOps communities and a maintainer for several open source projects, including Chef, Habitat, and Test-Kitchen.

Prior to joining Microsoft, Steven has been a Principal Software Development Engineer at Chef and a Site Reliability Engineer at Stack Overflow. While at Stack Overflow, Steven pioneered the use of PowerShell Desired State Configuration.

You'll find Steven at a variety of conferences, as well as a frequent guest on podcasts around operations and DevOps topics.


  • DevOps
  • Build and Release
  • Distributed Systems
  • PowerShell
  • Ruby
  • Rust
  • Windows Server
  • Linux

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