Amit R S Bansal
- Amit R S Bansal is a Director & Principal Consultant at SQLMaestros (unit of eDominer Systems & Peopleware India focusing on Microsoft Data Platform training, consulting & content development)
- SQLMaestros is Asia’s only advanced SQL training provider with services ranging from (and not limited to) training, certification, consulting, content development & SQL support services. SQLMaestros has offered its services to more than 120+ SQL Server customers globally.
- Amit is also an ex-Microsoft Regional Director, a coveted status offered by Microsoft for his community work & unmatched leadership in Microsoft Data Platform technology.
- A veteran in SQL Server & related technologies, Amit is a renowned & acclaimed speaker at major international events/summits and conferences including Ignite, Microsoft TechEd North America & Microsoft TechEd Europe.
- His session at TechEd North America 2014 was voted in ‘TechEd Top Ten’ at 4th position. His previous sessions at TechED North America 2012 & TechED Europe 2013 were top-rated in Data Platform track.
- Since 1999, Amit has worked on countless SQL Server projects, consulted, trained & mentored more than 9000 IT professionals on SQL Server & BI, delivered more than 500 workshops for 120+ SQL Server enterprise customers.
- Apart from holding many coveted Microsoft credentials, Amit is the first and the only Microsoft Certified Master of SQL Server in India (outside Microsoft).
- He is also a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) awardee on SQL Server/MS Data Platform holding the status since 2007 till date.
- He is also one of the first Microsoft Certified Trainer in India holding the credential since 2002.
- Amit has also authored SQL content for Microsoft and worked on critical POCs for Microsoft in India. As a Subject Matter Expert, Amit has “done it all” when it comes to MS Data Platform.
- Previously, Amit was associated in architecting EXPAND smERP (voted the best ERP product in India) on Microsoft.NET & SQL Server stack. EXPAND smERP is eDominer’s flagship ERP product.
- Amit is also the architect behind Asia’s only advanced, level 400 data platform trainings called SQLMaestros Master Classes.
- Amit is also the architect behind the revolutionary, practical-oriented learning methodology known as SQLMaestros Hands-On-Labs.
- Amit is the founder of SQL/Data communities such as www.SQLServerGeeks.com & www.DataPlatformGeeks.com, and has played an instrumental role in energizing the SQL community in India.
- SQLServerGeeks.com is the only SQL community in India that organizes free SQL Server Day events pan-India.
- SQLServerGeeks.com clocks more than 1.5 million page views per month and has the largest FB group on SQL Server – www.facebook.com/groups/theSQLgeeks.
- In August 2015, Amit & his SQLServerGeeks team architected Asia’s First SQL Conference in India, Bangalore – SQLServerGeeks Annual Summit 2015 (SSGAS 2015). The Conference was a huge success with 700+ attendees, 50+ speakers and 80+ sessions spread across 3 days
- The second edition, SSGAS 2016, focusing on Data & Analytics was successfully held again in Bangalore, India in August 2016 (SQLServerGeeks Annual Summit 2016), with 60+ speakers delivering 130+ sessions across 3 days for 900+ attendees.
- The third edition of Asia’s largest data & analytics learning event, Data Platform Summit 2017 was held in August 2017. With 200 sessions from 100 speakers and a variety of learning delivery formats, we outdid our past achievements. Hon. IT Minister of Government of Karnataka, Shri. Priyank Kharge was the Chief Guest and Microsoft GM, Mr. Narendra Bhandari was the keynote speaker.
- Amit along with his family also runs charitable organization Mahadevi Foundation – www.eDominer.com/mahadevifoundation
To know more about Amit Bansal, visit:www.amitbansal.net.
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