René Jochum

Phone: +43 664 750 77 653
PGP: 1B0D 3560 3C4F 372D FF0F CA4E 9E8B 1C32 F5F3 18A9

Is an FOSS enthusiast who has been programming since 2002, currently he loves to develop in Python and Go.

About me

I love to work with Linux, I love Networking I love Programming. If I can FOSS first. Currently my main interest is Cloud computing.


Programming Languages (in order of preference):

Language Years of Knowledge
Python 11+
Go 9+
C++ (with Qt) 11+
PHP 18+
Javascript 19+
Visual Basic 19+
VB.NET 12+
C# 8+

Operating Systems: Linux, OS-X, Windows

Languages: German (first language), English (fluent but not perfect)

OpenSource Activities

2022: MicroLobby - 3rd gen lobbyserver for Warzone 2100

MicroLobby is the next, next gen lobbyserver for Warzone 2100 after wzlobbserver-ng.

2021: lql+api + LetsCheck for CheckMK

A interface to the LQL of CheckMK + a Mobile App written in flutter.

2018: LXD Module and States are now part of Salt Fluorine original PR

Finaly the LXD Module and its States are now part of Saltstack Fluorine. :)

2016 Presentation at the Linuxday Vorarlberg (German)

I hold a presentation about Saltstack at the Linuxday Vorarlberg.

2016 - 2017: saltstack-lxd-formula

Working on automatic deployed LXD containers - You say you want a Website - you get a container with a website in it and ofc all its routing and stuff.

2015 - ca. 2018: LXD

Smaller stuff. Intodruced the new Storage API for BTRFS and big parts of the LVM version.

2009 - current: IRC

In german theres a wording “Girl for everything” - I help where I can under the name “jochum”.

2010 - 2015: Warzone 2100

Hosting and maintenance of the website. Intodruced the buildbot. Introduced a new Lobby Server in Python.

2002 - ca. 2006: Apachefriends XAMPP

Smaller scripts, Moderation in the forums and smaller work.

2002: vb@rchiv

.m3u reader ID3v2 Tag reader


Januar 2022 - now: Jochum Development

Freelance Developer.

August 2018 - Oktober 2021: Webmeisterei GmbH

Working as DevOp

Tools working with:

  • Saltstack
  • Debian
  • Nutanix
  • MariaDB Galera Cluster
  • Check_MK
  • Kubernetes with Rancher
  • Gitlab
  • borgbackup with borgmatic
  • HyCU Backup

Mai 2018 - June 2018: Proxmox Server Solutions GmbH

Development in Perl, mainly developed a Client for Proxmox Virtual Environment.

November 2016 – January 2017: Stiftung Maria Ebene

Developing interfaces between Apps (SAP / Filemaker / ELGA uvm.).

August 2015 – October 2016: Webmeisterei GmbH

Worked as Plone developer.

June 2013 – July 2015: Stiftung Maria Ebene

Apprenticeship as IT Technican over the FAB, did a lot of Filemaker developements.

October 2012 – May 2013: EPOS Computer

Technical field service as Apple Service Technican and programming.

Januar 2012 – June 2012: ITC Energy AG

Filemaker Development of a ERP. HTML5 2D CAD Tool.

Oktober 2008 – December 2011: JR IT Solutions

Self employed as Software developer and IT Consultant.

July 2007 – September 2008: EPOS Computer

Technical field service as Apple Service Technican and programming.

June 2005 – July 2007: Community service + Employment Stiftung Maria Ebene

IT and software developer.

Jan 2004 – May 2005: ABF/Landeskrankenhaus Feldkirch

Development of MS Access Databases.