About Ahmedabad PHP Group & PHP Hacker Ankur:

This group is established by Ankur PateL - who is an open source programmer(working for clients based in USA,UK,Canada,Italy,Ireland etc.). He is keen to spread Open Source waves in Ahmedabad through PHP & other open source technologies.

About Ankur PateL - PHP-SEO Guru

Ankur has given corporate open source training to:

No. Company Name Location Training Topic Training Time
1L&T Infotech Chennai Web Automation using PHP-Perl December 11-12,2008
2Nirma University Ahmedabad PHP /MySQL 5 Days,December 2008
3Harbinger Group Pune Advanced PHP August 13-14,2008
5Verizon Wireless Hyderabad MySQL 3 Days,May 2008
6 HCL Technologies Chennai Advanced PHP 3 Days,January 2008
7HCL Technologies Chennai PHP 3 Days,November 2007
8MindTree Consulting Bangalore Ruby on Rails 3 Days,October 2007
10Rightway Solutions Ahmedabad Ruby on Rails 3 Days,September 2007
11BlueStar Infotech Bangalore Ruby on Rails 3 Days,September 2007
12Verizon Wireless Chennai PERL 3 Days,August 2007
13Wipro Technologies Chennai PHP/MySQL 3 Days,August 2007
14Nirma University Ahmedabad PHP /MySQL 3 Days,June 2006
15IIM(Indian Institute of Management) Ahmedabad PHP /MySQL 1 Month,December 2005

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Profile of Ankur PateL

Ankur Patel holds master degree in computer from Utah State University, USA. He has software development experience for over a decade using open source technologies like Linux, Perl, PHP, RoR, Java etc. He has worked with international clients based in USA, UK, Canada, Netherlands, Australia, Italy, Ireland, France etc. He has worked on many different projects - ranging from small software to complex web applications.

Ankur has a passion for teaching and current focus of work has been consulting, training and mentoring teams(at his own company - Infotrex Services) on Open source Technologies.

Ankur came back to India in Jan. 2003, and since then he is busy working with various international clients as well guiding small team of developers to deliver their best. Ankur is one of the BEST minds, work with many of the BEST minds and teach to make the BEST minds in this world .

During his master study in Utah State Univeristy, USA - he became the official liason of ACM(Association for Computing Machinery) CrossRoads -which is a student magazine of ACM.

He was also involved in a Linux Group in Utah State University. He had a GREAT experience to attend a lecture of Richard M. Stallman(He is the GREATEST Open Source Guru!!!) when he was the keynote speaker at the 1st USU Free Software and GNU/Linux Forum, in September 2000.

During his masters study, he worked (from Nov.1999 to Aug. 2001) for "Center for Atmospheric and Space Sciences" in SER(Science Engineering Research) building for the GAIM Project. It was a 5 year long weather forecasting project, in which 4 univ. were involved and unofficially University of Southern California & NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab invloved too!!! He had a great time doing coding in Perl for this job. He was the only person responsible for making web application for weather analysis.