Episode 39 of the Mavens Do It Better Podcast features CEO of Jivoo and Microsoft Azure MVP, Steven Fowler. Steven is a Microsoft Azure MVP, entrepreneur, and Board Member of the Atlanta Chapter of the IAMCP.
Steven and Heather caught up virtually from Atlanta, GA and Marina del Rey, CA.
Listen in as Steven and Heather talk about:
His start in technology with basic programming on the Atari 400 to be an entrepreneur System Integrator in the SharePoint world to his new start up, Jivoo, which will launch a new product for Cloud governance and becoming a Microsoft Azure MVP.
His work in IoT and winning an award for working with a small lettuce farm in Georgia by bringing efficiencies, new revenue streams by modeling data and create new product lines that were not possible before launching their IoT solution.
An explanation into what it is like to be an Azure MVP and thoughts on how the 152 or so services and workloads are brought into clients – with the best use of cloud – moving CAPEX and OPEX, virtualization (lift and shift) and darker containers and serverless for enterprise and medium-sized businesses.
How to love what you do, have a positive impact in the world in everything you do and a look into his humanitarian work in Puerto Rico and Honduras with his family working with orphanages and assisting college students to get the support they need in their local communities.
Steven Fowler is a Founding Partner of Sevenbrook a DX company focused on IoT, Cloud, and Data Analytics. Steven is a top 50 IoT Influencer, award winning IoT Leader, and Microsoft Azure MVP. Steven presents at prominent conferences such as IoT Evolution EXPO, Predictive Analytics World, and IoT Solutions World Congress.