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Utkarsh Shigihalli

United Kingdom


Utkarsh is a passionate about technology and is keen in learning new stuff. He has written many Visual Studio and Azure DevOps extensions which have been hugely popular. He is currently working as DevOps Coach in a leading consulting company in the United Kingdom. He has worked in many countries including India, Netherlands, United States and United Kingdom. He has over 15 years of IT experience and working in Microsoft technologies mainly, Azure, WPF, WCF, Angular, C#, ASP.NET MVC and Visual Studio and Azure DevOps Extensibility. He has also worked in a broad range of domains including Energy, Auto, Finance, Communications, Health care 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 fellow MVPs.