Thursday, March 24, 2011

AzureUG.SG Meeting on 30th March 2011



Date: 30th March 2011                

Location : Microsoft Singapore   Level 21 Auditorium

Time : 6:45pm to 9:30pm

(Light Refreshments will be served before the session)

Session Agenda

Best practices for designing & developing applications for Azure

Rishi Agrawal. – Microsoft – Azure Technical Specialist

The Azure platform, and the related new development model, provides many opportunities to design and develop applications in many flexible ways.  This session will provide some interesting practices for designing & developing applications for Azure.  In many situations, such practices might be considered ‘best practices’, but as we all know – rules are meant to be broken depending on  the situation….


Advanced Topics on Windows Azure Service Roles

Wely, Solution Architect (Azure MVP)  - NCS (P) Ltd.

This session will walk you through each Windows Azure Service Roles (Web, Worker, and VM) and explains the appropriate scenario of using them. Subsequently, we will show you how to enable Remote Desktop (RDP) to your Windows Azure instances. Finally, we will show you how to pre-configure or pre-install some third-party program that your application need on the Windows Azure. Apart from presentation slide, you will see more live demo to have a better comprehension on the real-scenario.

Speaker Profile :

Rishi Agrawal. – Microsoft – Azure Technical Specialist

Profile:  Rishi Agrawal has been with Microsoft for 11 years, in different roles related with Application Platform and IPTV products.  Currently, he is Azure Technical Specialist for the Microsoft South East Asia region.  In his role, Rishi interacts with various Azure customers and partners from the region, as well as Azure product group and other technical specialists.

Wely Lau (Microsoft MVP, Windows Azure)

Prior joining NCS as a “Cloud” Architect, he worked as Developer Evangelist for Microsoft Indonesia. Driving the adoption of latest Microsoft Development Platform to technical communities was his main mission.

In NCS, he focuses on Cloud Computing, specifically on Windows Azure Platform. Performing cloud consultancy, architecting cloud solution, and delivering cloud training are his day-to-day activities. In spare time, he writes blog, delivers presentation to technical community, and participates in online activities. His passion in driving Microsoft technologies especially Windows Azure makes him to be awarded the first Windows Azure in Southeast Asia.

Please RSVP to confirm your registration and attendance by 29 March 2011. (  Note that there’s currently no email confirmation for the event

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