User Group Event on VSTS

<dotNetBulls/> hosted their second technical event on 27th of March, 2008. This was a special event that saw two top speakers from Microsoft Corporation hosting a tech-talk on Application Life Cycle Management, Agile Tools and Visual Studio Team System. Both the speakers were visiting Singapore for “Heroes Happen Here” event that marks the launch of Visual Studio 2008, SQL Server 2008 and Exchange 2008. Norman Guadagno, Director of Product Marketing for Visual Studio Team System talked about application development life cycle management and how VSTS allows integrated, extensible and end-to-end ALM (Application Lifecycle Management). Stephanie Saad, Group Manager in Visual … Continue reading User Group Event on VSTS

weighing the web!

I came across this interesting post.It states interesting things like:cyberspace weighs less than two ounceseach person alive today has six watts of computational power at the disposal of their twenty watt brain power consumption of the Web approaching fifty million horsepowerI will strongly recommend to read this interesting article 🙂

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– An overall technical consultancy/software development experience of more than 5 years.    – Excellent skills in Software Design and Architecture.– Good domain knowledge of financial applications ranging from Banking Solutions, stock trading and ERP.   – Expert level skills in Microsoft.NET development platform   – Good knowledge of Microsoft Sharepoint product and technologies, Microsoft BizTalk Server and Microsoft Content Management Server.   – Excellent skills in Object Oriented Analysis, Design and Implementation.   – Good experience of Database designing and implementation using MS SQL Server 7.0 / 2000/2005.   – Proven academic skills, capability to get acquainted and familiarize with any professional environment.   – Corporate Training  conducting … Continue reading My Profile

.NETWizard’s VS 2005 Lauch Event

.NETWizard’s VS 2005 Lauch event was a blast. It was a gr8 success. I being a UG Leader was expecting somewhere btw. 50-75 participants. But believe it or not we got more than 200 registrations and some 100 attendees and there were few more that got returned since the place was full. I was accompanied by two other new speakers, Naveed Bajwa (Technical Lead, KalSoft) and Naseem Siddiqui (Software Architect, KalSoft). Event went great. We distribute many PDC 2005 bags (Thanks for Microsoft), 3 Original VS Launch DVD Bundles including free exam vouchers, and one MS Press Book. We were … Continue reading .NETWizard’s VS 2005 Lauch Event

VS 2005 Launch Event by DotNetWizards

We are arranging a VS 2005 Launch Event on Decemeber 17, 2005. Agenda will include intorduction to VS 2005, SQL Server 2005 and BizTalk 2006. We will also be distributing goodies including original DVDs of VS 2005/SQL 2005/MSDN, PDC Bags, VS 2005 Launch Kits, and other stuff*. Make sure you dont miss out on learning these new exciting technologies and goodies 😉 !Event: VS 2005 Launch EventVenue: NU-Fast City Campus (Karachi)Date: Dec, 17, 2005Time: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PMTo register for the event drop me an email at with subject “VS 2005 Launch Registration”. Or You can post a … Continue reading VS 2005 Launch Event by DotNetWizards

VS 2005 Launch at PAF KIET

Yesterday we did a VS 2005 Launch Session at PAF KIET . That was second the launch activity by INETA Pakistan. I was accompanied by Adnan Farooq (MVP) and Naveed Bajwa (my colleague at KalSoft). Event was attended by some 50-60 students + faculty members. We also introduced Imagine Cup 2006 and INETA to the audience. Adnan started off the proceedings with introduction to INETA. I followed it up with introducing Imagine Cup 2006 and VS 2005 Launch. Then I invited Naveed Bajwa to present on Smart Clients technology in VS 2005. Naveed handed over the mic to me and … Continue reading VS 2005 Launch at PAF KIET

Microsoft ACE Award

The Award for Customer Excellence (ACE) program was created to reward and recognize customers who have demonstrated enthusiasm for Microsoft® products. I have been given Microsoft ACE (Award for Customer Excellence) Award for VS 2005. I recieved an email from Microsoft ACE program and couldnt belive it. I am happy and elated! Its a second achievement the first one being Microsoft MVP Award. I hope and wish to Almighty Allah that I am gonna conitnue on this path! Wish me Good Luck!

BizTalk Server 2006 Accelerators

Microsoft has released following BizTalk Server 2006 Accelerator Beta2s:· Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for HIPAA 3.3 · Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for HL7 1.3 · Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for RosettaNet 3.3 · Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2.3 am really glad to see SWIFT Accelerator being made avaialble. Its an awesome oppurtunities for Banks and other financial institutes that are connected to SWIFT network to try BizTalk 2006 and see the value it adds to EAI as well as other domains.

VS 2005 Launch in Pakistan

ast week we had official VS 2005 Launches in Lahore and Karachi respectively. Microsoft Paksitan had invited Chad Hower and Aseel Mansour as presenters for MSDN and TechNet Tracks respectively. I had known Aseel Mansour last PDC in Karachi (June 2005) and he is a cool speaker. But meeting Chad Hower was really great. He is a Regional .NET Developer Advisor (DPE DE) for the Middle East and Africa region. I had a detailed discussion with him about how to proceed with user group activities in the region and what INETA and MVPs can do in this regard. We also … Continue reading VS 2005 Launch in Pakistan