Egor received an Engineering degree in computing machines, complexes, systems, and networks from Samara State Technical University, Russia, in 2003. He is a former Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager 2011 and Cloud and Datacenter Management from 2012 to 2013. He has 15 years of experience in managing the IT department of a large construction holding. He is currently working as a Junior Researcher at LUT University. His research interests include cloud computing, digital twins, virtualization technologies, and the Internet of Things.