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Episode 50: HashiCorp - Building An Open Source Company at Scale

AUTHOR: Robby (Cowboy VC) & Tim (Essence VC)

Armon Dadgar is Cofounder & CTO of HashiCorp, the software infrastructure & security automation company that works with open source projects such as Terraform, Vault, Consul, Vagrant, Packer, and Nomad.

HashiCorp went public in late 2021 and currently has a market capitalization of $6B.

In this episode, we discuss the timeline from project release to mass adoption, the importance of focusing on user problems rather than a specific technical solution, incorporating the right user feedback, the hard decisions he had to make as a leader, and learnings from 9+ years at HashiCorp.

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