About the Author
Vishal K. Khanna is a developer, an IT manager and an author. He is the owner and author of www.dotnetuncle.com, a .NET FAQ website. He has designed several enterprise class web portals, search engines and utility tools. Among his implementations, he has designed GPRS & Tablet based live communication for moving engineering fleets; Conceptualized and designed the biggest chemical search engine for a fortune top 5 company; designed Blackberry based CRM apps for Telecom companies; Innovated the business workflow and database for a billion dollar perfumes company; and more. Vishal K. Khanna was born in Manila, Philippines, grew up in South Delhi, India. He did his early schooling at Elizabeth Seton School in Manila and later moved to India. He completed his senior secondary schooling from SBDAV Public School, New Delhi and then shifted to Bangalore where he pursued his B.Sc. in Computer Science from Garden City College, and Masters in Computer Applications from Dayananda Sagar College of Management & Information Technology. He holds certifications from Microsoft (MCSD, MCTS), PMI.org (PMP) and Salesforce.com (Force.com Developer). Vishal has worked in multiple IT companies (Cognizant, Evalueserve, etc.) and is experienced in architecting enterprise class web applications on a variety of technical platforms and domains. He loves ASP.NET, Ajax and the cloud platform. He likes spending good time with his family. Besides that, he has a great passion for writing and participating in technical forums. Vishal also enjoys partying with friends and travelling to unexplored destinations.