Satya Nadella's India visit: Andhra gets big Microsoft push for growth, public services

Satya Nadella's India visit: Andhra gets big Microsoft push for growth, public services

Microsoft India on Monday agreed to offer technologies to improve delivery of public services in Andhra Pradesh, while the state government requested the IT giant to consider setting up a Centre of Excellence in Visakhapatnam.

 

Satya Nadella India visit: Microsoft to set up Centre of Excellence in Vizag

Microsoft India has signed an MoU with the Andhra Pradesh government.

Microsoft's Cortana launched via Windows Insider Preview, Windows phone 8.1 in India

Microsoft's Cortana launched via Windows Insider Preview, Windows phone 8.1 in India

Microsoft's Cortana, the 'virtual assistant' was launched in India via Windows 10 Insider Preview builds 10532+ and Windows phone 8.1 for users in India on Tuesday.

Microsoft launches services from 3 data centres in India

Tech giant Microsoft on Tuesday launched commercial cloud services from its three data centres in India, giving companies an option to store their data locally.

India story is very exciting one: Microsoft

Patel voiced optimism and enthusiasm over the possibility of a technological "explosion" in India as technology converges with the political environment.

Microsoft's mobile-first, cloud-first fit for India's needs

Microsoft's India-born CEO Satya Nadella's emphasis on "mobile-first, cloud-first world" fits well into India's needs as the strategy will ensure affordable technology to millions of small businesses, a senior company executive has said.

Microsoft's partners in India 'very progressive': Schuster

Microsoft's partners in India 'very progressive': Schuster

Describing India as a "great market", a top Microsoft executive said the company's partners in the country are "very progressive" in the way they service the world and the Indian customers adapt to technology a lot faster than those in some other nations.

Microsoft to commission 3 data centres in India: Pramanik

Software major Microsoft Wednesday said it will commission three "hyper-scale" data centres in India before the end of this year.

Microsoft launches online store on Snapdeal

Microsoft has launched a branded online store with ecommerce major Snapdeal, which will include the full range of US-based company's products, including phones, tablets, PCs and software.

Microsoft's Edu-Cloud to make learning 'fun'

Microsoft India Chairman Bhaskar Pramanik said Edu-Cloud is expected to benefit 10 lakh teachers and 60 lakh students in over 1,500 institutes over the next 18 months.

Surat partners Microsoft to become a smart city

The Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) Friday announced its partnership with Microsoft India to transform Surat into a smart city by introducing several citizen centric services with the help of global software giant.

Surat partners Microsoft to become smart city

The Surat Municipal Corporation has tied up with Microsoft India to transform the economic capital of Gujarat into a smart city, a statement said Friday.

Microsoft launches Lumia 535 in India for Rs 9,199

Microsoft Devices Wednesday launched its first Lumia handset without the iconic Nokia brand name in India for Rs 9,199.

RIL's GenNext Ventures, Microsoft set up innovation hubs

GenNext Ventures, the venture investment management arm of Reliance Industries, today signed a pact with Microsoft India to set up GenNext Innovation Hubs to offer resources to technology startups.

Microsoft to reinvent productivity to empower people: Nadella

With its "mobile-first, cloud- first world" concept, Microsoft aims to reinvent productivity to empower every person and organisation on the planet, company's CEO Satya Nadella said on Monday.

SMEs should adopt IT to achiever higher growth: Microsoft

Microsoft India on Friday said such businesses in the country should adopt information technology (IT) in a big way to achieve more revenue growth.

Microsoft India says Nadella's appointment a proud moment

Hailing the appointment of India-born Satya Nadella as Microsoft's new Chief Executive Officer, Microsoft India Chairman Bhaskar Pramanik said it is a proud moment for the company.

Microsoft launches 'Academia Accelerator' programme

Microsoft Thursday announced the launch of the Microsoft Academia Accelerator, a new programme aimed at building a deep and long-term association between industry and academia.

Microsoft launches new app for women's safety

Microsoft India on Thursday said it is introducing Guardian, a new safety application (app), available exclusively for Windows phone users in India.

India made 321 user data requests to Microsoft during Jan-Jun

For entire 2012 calendar year, Microsoft including Skype had received 471 user data requests from India.