Announcing a new Meetup for The Singapore PHP User Group Meetup!
What: Informal Quickie: Meet Microsoft's Mr Open Source
When: May 21,[masked]:00 PM
Where: Click the link below to find out!
Meetup Description: Date: Thursday, May 21, 2009
Time: 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Location: Microsoft Singapore
Street: 22 Floor, One Marina Boulevard, NTUC Centre
Meet Microsoft's main man on Open Source and Interoperability - Mr Vijay Rajagopalan
Title: Interoperability ? Developing PHP Applications using Microsoft Software & Services.
Speaker: Mr Vijay Rajagopalan
Come hear how to run PHP on various Microsoft platforms including Internet Information Services (IIS), Microsoft SQL Server, Azure Service Platform, and more. Also learn how to develop Web application in PHP leveraging new features of Live Services, Internet Explorer(Web Slices & Accelerators), enable Rich Content & Streaming using Microsoft Silverlight and Geo data using Live Maps.http://blogs.msdn.com/interoperability/archive/2009/05/13/announcing-php-sdk-for-windows-azure-and-much-more.aspx
*** About Mr Vijay Rajagopalan ***
Vijay Rajagopalan is a Principal Architect in the Microsoft Interoperability team with the Platform & Interoperability Strategy division at Microsoft. His team is chartered to create & drive Interoperability Initiative across the company. His team collaborates with the Standards & Competitive Strategy teams at Microsoft on a number of projects ? some recent interoperability efforts that were driven by his team include the Silverlight Tools for Eclipse, Cross Platform SDK for Azure Services Platform, OpenXML, Federated Identity & CardSpace. Vijay has about 15 years of experience in the enterprise space, has worked with customers and partners such as Oracle, SAP, Siebel, Intel, Fujitsu, Microfocus, Accenture among others; he has been at Microsoft for over 10 years, most of it in the enterprise space and spent 3 years as a Architect for Visual Studio Extensibility. His areas of interest are broadly in Software + Service, Formats & Protocol Interoperability, Federated Identity, data management, Domain Specific Languages, management of metadata and operational management but most of all in driving business value from technology investments.
Brought to you by:
Microsoft Singapore & Philosophy in Programming Society
Learn more here:http://www.meetup.com/sgphpug/calendar/10444226/