Collab365 Session: Azure IoT – Telemetry and Reliable messaging

September 22, 2015 Azure, IoT, Sessions, Videos , ,

If you are keen to learn Azure, Office365 and SharePoint then Collab365 is the Global Online Conference you MUST attend. It has online sessions running 2 full days for CxOs, Architects, Developers, IT PRO, Developers, Project Managers, DBAs, Business Analysts, DBA, UI Designers, Social Managers, Project Managers and even Sales!

So surely there is something for everyone!

Over 120 Speakers from 6 continents. 62 MVP’s. 6 MCM’s. Microsoft Product Managers and experts. The level of submission to the event was staggering.

Registration is free is so don’t miss this opportunity!


My session on “Internet of Things – Telemetry and Reliable Messaging” is scheduled on 8th Oct 2015 1:00 AM UTC.

​This session on Internet of Things will focus on understanding how small devices, regardless of their operating system, can be provisioned in Azure to stream sensor collected data for the purpose of analytics and business optimizations. Aspects of communication like device to cloud telemetry (D2C) and cloud to device (C2D) feedbacks using AMQP protocol will be demonstrated for durable and reliable messaging.

  • Understand Azure IoT Suite offerings
  • How to reliably stream sensor data to Azure Event Hubs
  • How to reliably receive commands and notifications from applications or backend
  • Understand secured channel communication

The session will be Level 300 session and will be aimed at CxOs and Architects

Don’t forget to register yourself at:
Agenda can be viewed at:

See you soon!


The PowerShell Conference 2015 Asia

July 4, 2015 CSharp, PowerShell, Sessions, Visual Studio , ,

The agenda for the first PowerShell Asia Conference is out!

Several excellent speakers have been lined up for this 2 day conference.  Speakers include Jeffrey Snover (@jsnover) and Nana Lakshmanan (@nanalakshmanan)  from the PowerShell team and a strong line-up of MVPs and well-known community contributors.

They’ll cover in-depth topics on the PowerShell language and how you can use PowerShell to automate the technologies you use.


The conference is on Friday and Saturday and it ends with a closing session of drinks and nibbles at a local bar. Head right home on Sunday or do some sightseeing. The Formula 1 Grand Prix Night Race is on Sunday.

The full agenda of the conference can be viewed at

I will also be presenting a session on “Object Oriented .NET with PowerShell

Object Oriented Programming has been an essential skill for developers and over the years the technical fraternity has witnessed several OOP languages and leveraged their benefits. Using object orientation in PowerShell can take your scripts go to different level.

The session will focus on using .NET with PowerShell – creating classes in PowerShell, objects, reference types, events, loading assembly and alike. Leverage your .NET skills and create managed-PowerShell scripts!

Do make sure to follow the updates on The PowerShell Conference 2015 Asia on its website on any device you own, or through the Windows Phone app if you own a Windows Phone and Windows Store if you are running Windows 8.1 or 10.

So register yourself today!

Channel9 – DevOps: Continuous Delivery using Visual Studio Online and Azure

June 22, 2015 Azure, Sessions, TFS, Videos, Visual Studio , , , , ,

I am glad to say that my webcast, that I delivered as part of Southeast Asia MVP ComCamp 2015, has been published on MSDN Channel9 

The session outlines the best of cloud world – ALM and Continuous Delivery into Azure platform.  The session will focus on configuring VSO, developing applications using VS2015 and running continuous integration (unit tests) and auto deploying the code to Azure Staging and Production platforms.

Direct link:



Universal Application and Xamarin Development – Session

February 23, 2015 Sessions , , ,

As a part of March Singapore .NET Meetup, you can expect to learn on some of the hot topics like Client Server Code, ASP.NET MVC, Windows Universal Application Development and WPF. The detailed agenda is as per,

  • Secure Client-Server code by Lawrence Hughes
  • Basic ASP.NET MVC for beginners by Dawa Law
  • Windows Universal App
    Development by Punit Ganshani
  • Smart auto complete in WPF, by Riza
  • How to use Azure SQL Database using .NET by Riza

I will be speaking on developing Universal Applications and will cover 3 platforms – Windows 8.1, Windows Phone 8.1 and Android using Xamarin

Location:     Microsoft Singapore
Date and Time:    3 March, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

You can RSVP on the Meetup Event Site

Introduction to Cloud Patterns for Enterprise Apps

January 7, 2015 Sessions , , ,

The Azure Weekly runs every Tuesday as Microsoft UK initiative and is aimed at the techie who has not yet had any/much exposure to Azure but who just wants a leg-up to get started. This is a more practically focused session than a theoretical/architectural session.

On January 27th, 2015 12:30-14:00 (UK time zone), I will be presenting as a guest speaker on Introduction to Cloud Patterns for Enterprise Apps.

The overall agenda of the session is-

Steve Plank – Demo’s on

  • Creating a Microsoft Azure WordPress website
  • Creating a Microsoft Azure ASP.Net website
  • Creating a Microsoft Azure Virtual Machine
  • Creating a Microsoft Azure Mobile Services (with Android client)
  • Creating a Microsoft Azure Cloud Service
  • How to sign up for a free Microsoft Azure trial

Punit Ganshani – Insight on

  • How best we can transform an on-premise application to an Azure-hosted cloud-aware application
  • Reap the benefits of scalability and high-availability
  • Critical design decisions every developer or architect has to make and associate their solutions with Cloud Patterns

You can register for the session on: Microsoft UK Azure Weekly Portal

Other Azure Weekly Sessions planned for January 2015 can be viewed at Get Started with Azure Weekly Series.

Speaker for C# 6.0 session organized by Microsoft

November 28, 2014 Sessions

Welcome and Introductory Meetup

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

22CF12, Level 22, Microsoft Singapore, Singapore 018989
One Marina Boulevard, Singapore

Riza Marhaban, Microsoft Singapore Pte. Ltd.

First time meetup and introductory. We also are going to talk about “The Future of .NET“, what is new in .NET, etc.


  • Opening and remarks by Riza Marhaban
  • Introducing C# 6.0 by Punit Ganshani, Microsoft MVP for C#
  • And more…

I will presenting on language features of C# 6.0 and also on some of the cross-platform capabilities with .NET.  Later, the session will be open for question and answers.

To ensure that you are not missing this opportunity to understand C# 6.0 and .NET 2015, please visit .NET 4.6 Meetup

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