The Government of Maharashtra marked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Microsoft India at the ‘Worldwide Investor Summit, Magnetic Maharashtra: Convergence 2018’ this week to use insightful cloud-based technologies to drive the state’s advanced vision. Under this MoU, Microsoft will bolster the state government investigate cloud, machine learning and portable based answers for enhance subject administrations and additionally to cultivate business enterprise in the state.
Microsoft will work with the Maharashtra IT Corporation Ltd (MahaIT) to create arrangements utilizing Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Blockchain, Deep Learning, Data Analytics, IOT, Genomics and its Kaizala app for different resident driven administrations. This incorporates resident reaction frameworks, grievance redressal through the state’s Aaple Sarkar activity, robotization of land records, and better offices in the fields of advanced agribusiness and skilling and training. Sangam, Microsoft’s cloud facilitated stage that use Azure administrations, Office 365, and the energy of LinkedIn, will give a coordinated answer for skilling and work statewide.
As a feature of the understanding, Microsoft will give warning, encounters and potential structure for innovation strategies for the State in the above zones, notwithstanding supporting potential innovation centers to be set up by MahIT.
Commenting on this association Manish Prakash, Country General Manager – Public Sector, Health & Education, Microsoft India, said, “Over the past few years we have successfully developed cloud, mobile and machine learning based solutions for better citizen connect as well as to help students, educators, healthcare providers and farmers in India. This agreement is a significant step forward in our continued effort to support the government of Maharashtra in its digital journey. We remain committed to the state’s growth and look forward to a strong collaboration.”
Microsoft has been a strong partner to Maharashtra for over 10 years and a few State Government divisions right now utilize Microsoft technologies to control their tasks. This incorporates The Maharashtra RERA and Aurangabad Infrastructure Board and The Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation(MIDC). Microsoft has assumed a key part in the administration’s Digital Village venture at Harisal, Amravati, by at first giving network through its TV Whitespaces and uniting partners to offer administrations like social insurance, training, telemedicine and shrewd agribusiness. Today, these administrations, facilitated on the Azure stage, are touching the lives of more than 20,000 villagers from Harisal and adjacent towns.
Microsoft has likewise been reliably attempting to give neighborhood language registering in Indian languages. Microsoft Office and Windows bolster 11 Indian language scripts and general supporting 22 Indian languages including Marathi. With the assistance of its AI technologies, Microsoft is currently making translation and discourse acknowledgment over a few Indian languages.