#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 a Microsoft Regional Director and M365 Apps & Services MVP, and an award-winning product marketer and technology evangelist, based in Silicon Slopes (Lehi), Utah. He is the Director of North American Partner Management for leading ISV Rencore (https://rencore.com/), leads content strategy for TekkiGurus, and is an advisor for both revealit.TV and WellnessWits. He hosts the monthly #CollabTalk TweetJam, the weekly #CollabTalk Podcast, and the Microsoft 365 Ask-Me-Anything (#M365AMA) series.

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