• My next favorite role at Microsoft Corporation India as an IT Pro Evangelist

    It’s been a long time since I blogged and the reason because I wanted to take this opportunity to share this news with you all. I am taking up my next favorite position at Microsoft Corporation India as a Technology Evangelist effective 11/26. In last 2.5 years I had been working with Microsoft IT – Infrastructure Management team and now I will be part of Microsoft India DPE Evangelism Team.

    Thank you all for your support and co-operation. Your potential & enthusiasm always give us that extra edge to do more with our technology. I am looking forward to work with the technical audience across India and around.

    Update: My new alias & mail id is aviraj@microsoft.com

  • Happy Diwali and Prosperous New Year 2010-2011 !!


    Wish you all a very Happy Diwali and Prosperous New Year to all my friends across the world.

    May this Diwali bring you loads of happiness in your life.

    Avoid crackers and help environment.

  • Microsoft Community TechDays (IT PRO) In-Person Event in Siliguri (North East India) & Virtual TechDays on 22-24th Nov. (Online)

    Last year I was planned to present at Siliguri but due to some unavoidable circumstances I could not make it to the venue and we had a session over Live Meeting. This time I will be presenting at Microsoft Community TechDays event happening in Siliguri on 20th Nov. 2010 and will make sure to reach the place in advance Smile


    Do register and try to attend the event. This will be a great to interact with the IT Professionals & Technology Enthusiasts across North East India Region. I am looking forward to meet you all.

    Here is the agenda for the event.


    I will be presenting on 2 topics.

    Session 1: What’s new in Microsoft Office 365 (Previously known as “UNION”)
    Session 2: Sysinternals Primer (Some of the key tools will be demonstrated)

    I am hoping to meet you all at the event on 20th November…

    Microsoft Virtual TechDays 22-24 Nov. Reminder

    Now before I end this blog post, let me quickly remind you all once again that once you attend Community TechDays, we are having Microsoft Virtual TechDays Event happening on 22-24th Nov. happening online. I will be presenting on couple of sessions.

    I will be presenting 2 sessions during Microsoft Virtual TechDays.

    Session 1: Deep Dive Windows Virtual PC, XP Mode & RemoteApps
    Session 2: What’s new in Microsoft Office 365: Lync Online

    Visit http://www.virtualtechdays.com for more information.

  • Calling all developers for online webcasts organized by Microsoft Community - Pune User Group (PUG)

    We have the following webcasts scheduled by Pune User Group (PUG) community supported by Microsoft India. Just register using the links below and attend the webcasts online. The primary topics for this webcast series include Microsoft Visual Studio ALM 2010 & Windows Phone 7.


    Live Webcasts

    Get ready to  accelerate your learning with guidance from experts.
    Check out the practical examples and learn to compute , develop and build applications  with various Microsoft technologies , the easy way.

    Pune User Group is coming up with a new  program
    "Live Webcasts", an online event where professionals can view
    series of webcasts on latest Microsoft Technologies.

    To be a part of series , all you need to do is  register and attend the event online.

    Upcoming Webcasts Series
    Webcast Session Topic Speaker Register Link
    Microsoft Visual Studio Application Lifecycle Management Gouri Sohoni Click here to register for VS ALM series webcasts
    Windows Phone 7 Mayur Tendulkar Click here to register for Windows Phone 7 series webcasts

    For more information Log on to :

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