After his apprenticeship as a qualified IT specialist in system integrations and employment as system administrator he started his career as consultant in 2012. After more than 4 years Linux and Open Source Backup Consulting he decided to explore the world of monitoring and system management/automation. Since April 2017 he has been working as part of the professional service team of NETWAYS Gmbh. His topics as senior consultant are elastic stack, Graylog, Icinga 2 and Bareos. If he is not travelling through the world helping other people, he loves to do some beekeeping and gardening stuff.