about:content was founded in January 2019 and has since then offered compelling consulting and support revolving around enterprise content management and cloud services. The founders combine more than 20 years of experience with FirstSpirit, Java and modern web technologies even in the most demanding scenarios.
Rafael Lopes started his career as a consultant at e-Spirit AG, vendor of the FirstSpirit CMS. This provided him with the necessary practical experience in Web- and Java module development to consult for large companies and e-Spirit partners in Germany and across Europe. After graduating he continued to work and build up experience in this enterprise setting for three additional years as a consultant and developer. During this time, he coached and consulted renowned large corporations and government organizations in the field of software architecture and development. He also conducted developer training in German and English. He regularly developed CMS product extensions and integrations for a wide range of 3rd party applications (e. g. YouTube and Salesforce Commerce Cloud). In his current role as co-founder and consultant at about:content he is responsible for everything that concerns Cloud technologies. From architecture to automation and security, when it comes to implementing and deploying cloud-native services no topic can be left out. His daily activities include implementing microservice architectures, operating and maintaining Kubernetes environments and developing highly performant web applications using Vue.js and Node.js. Using the Google Cloud Platform he creates software solutions that are built for the future. In 2020 he took over as the CEO of about:content.
Peter Zeidler started his career as technical support for 1&1 Service Line. In 1999, he got his first development and administration job für SAP shop systems at the F1 group. Shortly afterwards, he founded his own company, the i-Factory GmbH, with some of his former colleagues and worked as developer and consultant until 2006. He primarily developed the company's own CMS "iEditor" and integrated it into the customer's existing IT. He also was responsible for administrating and maintaining the CMS servers. He then moved to the CMS vendor e-Spirit AG and worked as senior consultant 13 years until 2019. There, he consulted renowned international corporations, goverments, and e-Spirit partners in the areas of software architecture, development, as well as coaching new developers. In his projects, he usually developed java-based integrations and product extensions for the CMS FirstSpirit.