#MVPbuzzChat with Rainer Stropek

Rainer StropekFor Episode 99 of the #MVPbuzzChat series, I connected with Microsoft Regional Director and dual-MVP in Azure and Developer Technologies, Rainer Stropek (@rstropek), co-founder and CEO of the company Software Architects (makers of Time Cockpit), as well as an active coder, presenter, trainer, and author of numerous books and articles on C#, web and database development, and Microsoft Azure, and is based in Austria.

Rainer is also a very passionate about community and his participation in the .Net Foundation, and is a strong advocate for STEM learning through coderdojo.com/. In fact, Rainer is currently running for a board seat on the .Net Foundation, and you can find out more and vote for him at https://dotnetfoundation.org/about/election.

In this episode, Rainer and I discuss his coding background and the start of his company, and how he was able to turn his passion into a growing business, creating SaaS IP and helping organization make the transition into the cloud. He also shares some of his current technology interests, including Rust (www.rust-lang.org/), and his work to build up the community around this new programming language, including rust-linz.at/ and https://coderdojo-linz.github.io/.

If you would like to follow Rainer or reach out and connect with him, you can find him on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, and GitHub, and his company blog at http://www.software-architects.com/devblog/


You can also find this episode on the CollabTalk Podcast on Soundcloud, as well as on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and Spotify.

Christian Buckley

Christian is the Brand Alliance Director for AvePoint Inc., and a Microsoft Regional Director and M365 Apps & Services MVP based in Silicon Slopes (Lehi), Utah. He hosts the AvePoint Office 365 Hours (#O365hours) and #P2Pnow series, the monthly #CollabTalk TweetJam, the weekly #CollabTalk Podcast, and the Microsoft 365 Ask-Me-Anything (#M365AMA) series.

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