As a program manager with the Microsoft Codename “Dallas” team at Microsoft, Christian Liensberger is responsible for managing the overall design and development of the service infrastructure of the platform. He also engages and works with content providers and partners to publish their data as part of new datasets in the Dallas marketplace. Additional he is exploring new areas to extend the current cloud offerings provided by Microsoft. Before his current position, Christian studied computer graphics and image processing at the University of Technology Vienna, was a C# MVP and Microsoft Student Partner. As part of his MSP and MVP duties he organized road shows, wrote for various developer focused magazines and engaged in development and software design oriented offline and online communities, such as Microsoft Channel 9.