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Utkarsh Shigihalli

United Kingdom


Utkarsh is a passionate developer who loves technology and is always keen in learning new things. He has written many Visual Studio and VSTS extensions which have been hugely popular. He is currently working as Senior Developer and ALM expert in one of the leading automobile company in the United States. He has over 12 years of IT experience and working in Microsoft technologies mainly, Azure, WPF, WCF, Angular, C#, ASP.NET MVC and Visual Studio/VSTS Extensibility. He has also worked in a broad range of domains including Energy, Auto, Finance, Communications and Social Networking. He is also a Microsoft ALM Ranger and participates actively in different guidance projects. He has a deep knowledge in Visual Studio ALM, Visual Studio extensibility. Utkarsh also writes regularly in his technical blog at and has developed many community tools/extensions like "Export/Import Build Definition" extension, “Team Rooms for Visual Studio”, “Avanade Extensions” and “Favorites Menu for Visual Studio” along with other MVPs.

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