Interview with a Wiki Ninja, Lync Server Expert, and Turkish Avenger: Zulfikar Caglar

Today's interview is with another member of the TechNet Wiki Turkish Avenger Team (TAT),  Zulfikar Caglar!

Who are you, where are you, and what are you doing? What is your specialty technology?

I'm an IT Professional, currently working as a Technology Solution Professional for select Microsoft’s Solution Partner based in Istanbul. With 15 years of experience on the field, my focus is on Microsoft infrastructure technologies and business productivity especially Server and Unified Communication

I have been certified as an IT Pro Trainer for Microsoft with an expertise on Windows-based server and client technologies, including Active Directory services and Exchange Server solutions. I deliver Microsoft Official Courses as well as custom workshops of technical content. I am particularly strong on certification trainings. I love sharing my knowledge and volunteer as a Mentor for valuable colleagues who want to become certified trainers.

My participation in projects of medium-sized and large sized companies as a consultant or supervisor have allowed me to gain valuable designing skills for implementing secure but efficient network infrastructures, as summarized below:

Business Infrastructure Planning & Design
Server Systems Implementation & Maintenance
Windows Server Configuration & Management
Microsoft Server Virtualization Planning & Implementation
Business Critical Data Backup & Disaster Recovery

Unified Communication Infrastructure Planning & Design

Enterprise Voice Implementation, Maintenance & Troubleshooting


Where do you contribute to?

In 2010 I started to answer questions in the Forum on TechNet, I continued on occasion. Two months ago I became involved with the TAT team through Gokhan Ciftci. I'm here for now


What's your biggest project right now?

My biggest project right now is that I want to write and share more Turkish technical articles. Because in my country, we can't find enough content. Furthermore, I want to spread my area of ??expertise in the Microsoft based unified communication platform (LYNC)




Besides your work on TechNet Wiki, where do you contribute?

I am writing several articles on several Turkish community and in my own blog.


What is TechNet Wiki for? Who is it for?

TechNet Wiki is for the information, and the information is to share with everyone


What can you do with Technet Wiki and how do you do it?

My area of expertise are Unified Communication, Enterprise Voice and VoIP. I want to write and share this topic in my free time.


What is it that interests you about Technet Wiki?

 Recently I have found a lot of Lync Server articles that I want to read and translate.


 On which articles do you spend most of your time?

 I am writing some articles about Lync 2013 Server and Enterprise Voice



Here's the Turkish version of this interview: 

Pazartesi - Zulfikar Caglar ile Roportaj


Please join me in thanking Zulfikar Caglar for all his contributions on TechNet Wiki!

   - Ninja Ed

Comments (12)

  1. Davut EREN says:

    Very good interview. Welcome to TechNet Wİki Zulfikar. Thank you very much Ed!

  2. Welcome to TechNet Wiki Zulfikar Çağlar,

  3. Thanks Ed! Welcome Zulfikar.

  4. Welcome to Family Zulfikar Çağlar, Thank you Ed

  5. Recep YUKSEL says:

    Thank you Ed. Welcome Zülfikar.

  6. pituach says:

    Great interview!
    Nice to meet you 🙂

  7. Saeid Hasani says:

    Congrats Zulfikar!
    Thanks Ed for the great job! 🙂

  8. Thanks, everyone! I’m adding a few more photos.

  9. Zulfikar: "Recently I have found a lot of Lync Server articles I want to read and translate it."

    That would be fantastic! We have a lot of English articles that can be translated into Turkish and a lot of great Turkish articles that would benefit the world if they’re translated into English.

  10. Durval Ramos says:

    Congrats Zulfikar!!! Welcome to TechNet Wiki

  11. Welcome Zülfikar. Nice to meet you.

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