Chief Architect for Infrastructure and Security, Telenor Group
Ragnar Harper is an Infrastructure and Security Architect with more than 20 years of technology consulting and management experience in Europe, the US and Asia Pacific. Ragnar has in-depth knowledge of IT infrastructure solutions with a focus on large-scale deployments, cloud solutions, and security. He has extensive experience and expertise in successfully planning, designing and deploying emerging technologies. His solution oriented approach includes combining out of the box thinking with in-depth knowledge of industry best practices.
In his current role, Ragnar leads the envisioning, planning, and design of hybrid cloud infrastructure while strengthening security posture to help enable Telenor to achieve the vision of being a digital service provider.
He is a certified CISSP (Certified Information Security Professional) and holds more than 65 Microsoft certifications. Ragnar is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, and have delivered hundreds of classes over the last 15 years.
As an internationally recognized subject matter expert, Ragnar has spoken at numerous conferences around the world for the past ten years. He is a frequent contributor to IT community around the world.
Before joining Telenor, Ragnar was a Solution Architect with Microsoft's Center of Excellence for Cloud Infrastructure.