Author: Snehal Patil

Electrosteel Leverages Microsoft Cloud to Reduce IT Cost by More Than 50%

New Delhi, January 16, 2015 — Electrosteel Limited, India’s leading pipeline solutions provider has reduced their IT cost by more than 50 percent and improved collaboration amongst its 1,200-strong workforce across two group companies (Electrosteel Castings Ltd. and Electrosteel Steels Ltd.) by deploying Microsoft Office 365. The cloud-based solution which … Read more »

Mobile Tech Start-up AppVirality Inc. Raises Seed Round

Bangalore, January 13, 2015: Delaware and Hyderabad based tech start-up AppVirality Inc, raised an undisclosed amount from prominent investors in US and India. Having graduated from the Microsoft Ventures’ Accelerator program in May 2014, AppVirality announced today that they raised seed round from industry-prominent investors including Rajan Anandan (Google India), … Read more »


New Delhi, January 12, 2015: Microsoft and Idea Cellular have introduced operator billing on the Windows Store for Idea subscribers. This partnership enables Idea users on all Microsoft Lumia devices as well as all Windows-based smartphones across brands to access their favourite premium apps and games from the Windows Store … Read more »

Sandbox Startups opens applications for incubation program

Hubli, December 30, 2014: Deshpande Foundation’s Sandbox Startups Incubator today announced the opening of applications for the Incubation Program. Designed in association with Microsoft Ventures the program will help accelerate growth for tier-2 and tier-3 cities based startups in the social and for profit space. The program will commence on … Read more »

Surat partners with Microsoft to become a smart city

Surat, India – 19th December, 2014: Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) and Microsoft India today announced their partnership to transform Surat into a smart city. SMC has been one of the early technology and e-Governance adopters and the city has selected Microsoft as its partner of choice for process automation and … Read more »