Masafumi Ohta

Founder and Representative in 練馬区, 日本

Masafumi Ohta

Founder and Representative in 練馬区, 日本

**Please check the video above if interested OSS and Raspberry Pi

Masafumi is now leading the Raspberry Pi community in Japan and volunteering Raspberry Pi Foundation since 2012 from the farthest eastern country 'Japan.' Now, he moderates the Japanese language category on Raspberry Pi's official forum.

Masafumi has also been contributing to many other OpenSource projects for a long time.

*Core Contributor for OpenSolaris Project
( 2009 - 2012 )
*ARM INNOVATOR by ( 2018 - 2020 )
*Active User Contributor for Open Infrastructure Foundation
( 2018 - Present )

Masafumi used to work for a Major Enterprise System Integrator in Japan for 19 years. Mainly doing virtualization business as a System Engineer. Masafumi is now doing IT consulting business with Raspberry Pi worldwide, looking into Asian areas (Japan, Korea, Taiwan, China, etc.) primarily for Enterprise users.

Lately, Masafumi gets started an IT consulting business in Japan because of the COVID-19 problem - he cannot go abroad to get more business outside Japan. Fortunately, he has some customers and now works with them mainly 'Cloud/IoT system integrations.'

(Masafumi's projects)
*An IoT camera product integration at an IoT startup company in Japan
*x64 Server business development for the Automotive industry at Japanese SIer.
*SDN integration at a Gaishikei at a Foreign affiliated company.
*Cloud solution promotion at a Foreign affiliated company.
*IT event speaker all over the world (en/jp)
- keynote speaker at OpenSource Summit Japan 2020
- FOSDEM 2019 speaker
(as you can see in the video above)
- Lecturer at University of Electro-Communications
*teaching OSS technology (OSS License, see )
- Book Authors
- and much more

**Please ask Masafumi if you want him to join your project. He must be happy to help you!

Masafumi is looking for new business (opportunities) with you. Please keep in touch with him to fulfill with 'contact me' below. He will reply to you ASAP.

Masafumi is really looking forward to working with you!

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    • Japanese Raspberry Pi UG
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