Author: Richard Hicks

Richard Hicks (MCP, MCSE, MCTS, MCITP:EA, MCSA, Enterprise Security MVP) is a network and information security expert specializing in Microsoft technologies. As a six-time Microsoft MVP, he has traveled around the world speaking to network engineers, security administrators, and IT professionals about Microsoft security solutions. Richard has nearly 20 years of experience working in large scale corporate computing environments and has designed and deployed perimeter defense and secure remote access solutions for some of the largest companies in the world. Richard is an independent consultant focused on helping organizations large and small implement DirectAccess and client-based VPN remote access solutions on the Microsoft platform.