Microsoft and iLink to present a half-day event on “Driving Digital Transformation with Microsoft Data Platform, Predictive Analytics and IoT” in Iselin, NJ.

Redmond, WA March 14, 2017: iLink Systems, an ISO and CMMI certified global software solutions provider, Microsoft Gold Level Partner and winner of several Microsoft “Partner of the Year” Awards, today announced an upcoming complimentary lunch event titled “Driving Digital Transformation with Microsoft Data Platform, Predictive Analytics and IoT” scheduled for Mar 31st, 2017 in Iselin, NJ. The event is co-sponsored by Microsoft and will be held at Microsoft Office, Iselin, NJ. One can register at
In this event, iLink will not only provide you with a comprehensive understanding of these offerings, but also dive deeper into features that makes this one of the most complete data & analytics platform in the market. iLink will not only review the science behind these offerings, but also review how they can add value to your various data analysis needs: geospatial, streaming, machine-generated, and unstructured text, to name a few.
The agenda for the event.
09:30 AM – 9.40 AM   :  Welcome and Registration
9:40 AM – 10.00 AM   :  Keynote on Data Platform
10:00 AM – 11.00 AM :  Modernize data platform with SQL Server 2016/Azure SQL DB
11:00 AM – 11.15 AM :  Coffee, Tea Break
11:15 AM – 12.15 PM  : Turn data into intelligent actions with Cortana Intelligence
12:15 PM – 01.00 PM  :  Lunch, Q&A & Raffles
Host for the event will be Dhan Patel, Cloud Solutions Architect, Microsoft, Piyush Prakash, VP – Business Operations & Innovation, iLink Systems and Manigandan Gopalakrishnan, Practice Director NE Region, iLink Systems. On asking why one should attend this event, Piyush said “Attend this event to learn from experienced practitioners, using real examples and deep dive session demonstrating how you can leverage SQL Server 2016 / Azure SQL DB & Cortana Intelligence Suite to unlock the true power of data in a most cost effective and secure way.”
About iLink
Founded in 2002, iLink Systems, Inc. is an ISO and CMMI certified global software solutions provider, Microsoft Gold Level Partner and winner of several Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards. 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 Health & Life Sciences, Telecom, Government, Education, and Oil & Gas. iLink’s expertise also includes mobile and embedded systems, business intelligence, portals and collaboration, and user experience design. Headquartered in Redmond, Washington, iLink has offices in Fairfax, VA; Houston, TX; Atlanta, GA; Chennai, Pune, Trichy – India and Middle East. To learn more please visit
Please contact:
Arun Kumar
PR Contact, iLink Systems, Inc.
Ph: 425-869-8104
  • SriramGanapathySriram Ganapathy
    Strategist – Cloud Solutions at Microsoft


    Sriram Ganapathy is a Technical Specialist with Microsoft. He has been with Microsoft for 17+ years and has held a variety of roles including solution sales, technical and partner sales, services, support and consulting. During his tenure at Microsoft, his focus has been on the Microsoft Data platform technologies. Sriram is based in Dallas and is focused on providing technology and solution guidance to customers in the US central region in SQL Server, Azure, Big Data, Advanced Analytics and related technologies. 

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    Abhi Vantaram
    Director, iLink Systems

    Abhi has over ten years of experience working on an array of strategic planning, technology assessment, internet infrastructure, software architecture, development and implementation projects. He has over 6 years of experience in working on Environmental applications including Compliance, EMS, Sustainability, Haz Waste, Haz Mat, Conservation, NEPA, etc. He has worked with several fortune 500 clients, startups and product companies, as well as Federal, State & Local, Global Government. He has managed large teams, developed and delivered multiple enterprise solutions. He is well versed and has experience working with both Java/Oracle and Microsoft based technologies.

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    Manigandan Gopalakrishnan
    VP of Business Development, iLink Systems


    Mani has over 21 years of IT Solution and Services Sales experience across verticals such as Financial Services, Communications, Manufacturing, Media and Entertainment, CPG etc. He has worked with iLink for over 7 years, is based out of NJ and currently heads Sales, Business Development, Microsoft Alliance and Marketing for North East, most of the states in North Central (East and West), Mid Atlantic and WV.

  • ambujbigAmbuj Parihar
    Director – Central region, iLink Systems


    Mr. Parihar, with over 15 years of experience, has overall responsibility for the strategy and business development, including sales and marketing, of the Central region. Mr. Parihar holds a Master degree in Wireless Communication from the University of British Columbia and a Masters of Business Administration degree from Darden School of Business, University of Virginia.


  • leadership-page-piyushprakashPiyush Prakash
    CTO & EVP, iLink Systems


    Piyush is a senior hands-on executive with 18+ years of proven track record driving IT innovation and transformation projects. He is a collaborative and inclusive leader who gets in front of problems and leads by example working with cross-functional worldwide teams, customers and partners. Piyush is responsible for iLink’s technical readiness and frameworks implementation to meet customer expectations in ever changing technology landscape. He also participates in various user groups, meet ups and is a featured speaker at various events organized by iLink and Microsoft. Piyush has an undergraduate degree from IIT Dhanbad, a masters degree in Computer and Electrical Engineering from University of Texas in Austin. When not coding or learning new technologies, he enjoys reading and trying out new musical instruments.

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