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iLink and Microsoft to present lunch event about "Azure: Microsoft's Cloud Computing Platform and why you should care"

iLink and Microsoft to present lunch event about "Azure: Microsoft’s Cloud Computing Platform and why you should care"

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

iLink and Microsoft to present lunch event about "Azure: Microsoft's Cloud Computing Platform and why you should care"

Bellevue WA, Oct 27th 2010: iLink Systems, an ISO and CMMI certified global software solutions provider, Microsoft NSI Partner and winner of the 2009 Public Sector, Health partner of the year award, today announced an upcoming luncheon event called "Azure: Microsoft's Cloud Computing Platform and why you should care" scheduled for Thursday Nov 4th, 2010 in Mountain View, CA. This event is co-sponsored by Microsoft and will be held at the Microsoft Executive Conference Room in Mountain View, CA. Registration is open at www.ilink-systems.com/ThinkingBeyond/CalAzureEvent.aspx until Nov 2nd, 2010.

Agenda for the event:

  • 9.30 AM : Registration and networking
  • 10.00 AM : Welcome address: Sree Balaji, CEO of iLink Systems
  • 10.30 AM : Introduction to Cloud and Business Value - Alita Larkin, Azure Solution Specialist, Northwest District, Microsoft
  • 11.00 AM : What workloads are moving to the Cloud and Why are they moving? - Piyush Prakash, Practice Director at iLink Systems
  • 11.30 AM : Pick up Box Lunch
  • 11.45 AM : Cloud + 3 Screens: Windows Phone 7, Silverlight and Azure - Piyush Prakash, Practice Director at iLink Systems
  • 12:00 PM : Demo's and iCloud Offering - iLink Systems
  • 12.30 PM : Offers from Microsoft & iLink; Q&A session
  • 12.45 PM : Event close

On asking why one should attend this event, Piyush said "The advent of cloud computing is forcing companies to re-evaluate their IT strategy. This event will help you get an overview of cloud computing, understand key concepts behind Azure - Microsoft's Cloud Computing Platform, and get guidance on how to take the next steps and other considerations when moving your applications to the cloud. The event will also cover "3 screens and the cloud" paradigm. In this, we will talk about the new Metro UI design for Windows Phone 7 and how to develop Silverlight applications on the Windows Phone."

What : Lunch and Learn program - Azure : Microsoft's Cloud Computing Platform and why you should care

When : Thu Nov 4, 2010 from 9.30 AM - 1.00 PM PST

Where : MSFT Executive Conference Room , Building 1, 1065 La Avenida, Mountain View, CA, 94043

Who : CIO, CTO, IT Director/Manager, VP of Engineering, Business Decision Makers

How : RSVP to piyushp@ilink-systems.com or register at https://www.clicktoattend.com/invitation.aspx?code=151375

 About iLink:

Founded in 2002, iLink Systems, Inc. is an ISO and CMMI certified global software solutions provider, Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and winner of the 2009 Public Sector, Health partner of the year award. iLink integrates software systems and develops custom applications, components, and frameworks on the Microsoft platform for IT departments, application services providers and independent software vendors. iLink solutions are used in a broad range of industries and functions, including healthcare, telecom, government, education, and life sciences. iLink's expertise also includes mobile and embedded systems, business intelligence, portals and collaboration, and user experience design. Headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, iLink has offices in Fairfax, VA; Austin, TX; Atlanta, GA; Palo Alto, CA, Richmond, Canada and Chennai, India.

Please contact:

Anandh Kumar K
PR Contact,
iLink Systems, Inc
Ph: 425-869-8104
E-mail: PR@ilink-systems.com

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