Government

Expectations from the Union Budget 2017-18

The Government has been committed to the Digital India vision. Digital technologies will have a long-term impact in all the key sectors that are looking to transform – manufacturing, retail, education, health and even in agriculture.  India has a tremendous opportunity to push the boundaries of technology usage to leap … Read more »

Microsoft supports Sankara Eye Hospital to launch Maitri

Bengaluru, January 18, 2017: Reiterating its commitment towards eyecare, Microsoft has collaborated with Sankara Eye Hospital, Bengaluru to launch Maitri, a customized rehabilitation bus that visits remote villages in Karnataka to identify citizens suffering from vision problems and provide comprehensive rehabilitation services. With less than 30% of patients receiving rehabilitation … Read more »

Microsoft rolls out week-long Hour of Code 2016 in India

New Delhi, December 8, 2016: Advancing its commitment to increase access to computer science education to all youth, Microsoft and Code.org are co-organizing Hour of Code, an annual global campaign in 15 states across the country during the Computer Science Education Week from December 5 to 11. As part of … Read more »

Microsoft increases cybersecurity investments in India

New Delhi, 21 October 2016 – After a successful year-long pilot, Microsoft India launched its first full-scale Cybersecurity Engagement Center (CSEC) in the country today. Situated in Delhi, this first-of-its-kind center in India will bring together Microsoft capabilities to foster deeper cybersecurity collaborations with public and private sector organizations and … Read more »