Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella meets Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu; signs MoU for Cloud adoption

Microsoft to apply Microsoft Azure Machine Learning and Advanced Visualization in the fields of education, agriculture and eCitizen services.

Written by Sreenivas Janyala | Hyderabad | Updated: December 29, 2015 1:03 am
Satya Nadella, Microsoft, Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella meets Naidu, Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, Microsoft India, cloud computing, technology news Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella today met Andhra Pradesh CM in Hyderabad. Microsoft India has signed an MoU with the state government as well.

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today hosted a breakfast meeting at his residence for Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. The meeting lasted for 80 minutes, during which Nadella assured the CM of total cooperation with the state government in utilizing  cloud data for improving citizen services.

Deepening their partnership to improve access, deployment and use of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to offer better citizen services and drive digital inclusion, the Andhra Pradesh government on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Microsoft India. Nadella has also agreed to set up a Centre for Excellence in Visakhapatnam.

Watch our video of Satya Nadella’s speech in Mumbai 

According to the MoU, the state government will the use technical knowledge provided by Microsoft India. Microsoft India will support building of up to three proof-of-concept (POC) solutions to apply Microsoft Azure Machine Learning and Advanced Visualization in the fields of education, agriculture and eCitizen services.

These POC solutions will be built and deployed to address specific problems within each of the fields to achieve better outcomes for the state. It will use lab method for data gathering, analysis, predictive analysis and policy planning.

As part of its commitment to support the government’s initiatives for Cloud adoption, Microsoft India will also train the state government’s key IT executives on Microsoft technologies such as Cloud, Mobility and appropriate Microsoft Technology Stack.

The company will also deliver an exclusive workshop to the government’s key administrative officers on improving productivity by using Microsoft technologies.

Also see: Make use of cloud, data to realise potential: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to emerging India

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  1. K
    Dec 28, 2015 at 9:24 am
    India's myriad problems with economy won't be solved with drama put up by the Gujjubhai drama-queen. He can't speak inside the parliament, but gives drama-queen presentations at non-consequential public venues, to the invited audience of his praisers. Most of that audience is made up of people from his state. But none of that drama helps with India's myriad problems with economy. Gujjubhai does not have a solution for any of the economic problems of India. Reason? He is not educated. The voters in India have been sending a steady message. Delhi, Bihar, Gujarat and now Madhya Pradesh. The message is simple: The BJP and the photoshopped joker are on their way out.
  2. T
    Dec 28, 2015 at 10:22 am
    Karunakaran is a communist
  3. T
    Dec 28, 2015 at 10:23 am
    Karunakaran just shut up
  4. A
    Dec 28, 2015 at 2:45 pm
    yup..gyani...those who are educated and have done mtechs and all are comitting suicides ..but a chaiwala is able to lead a country..
  5. G
    Girish Rao
    Dec 28, 2015 at 11:33 am
    Appreciate your vision Nadidu Garu create another bigger mightier beautiful Hyderabad
  6. G
    Girish Rao
    Dec 28, 2015 at 11:31 am
    Karunakaran you are a big time ch*t*a your mistress madame so**ya ji heels are licked clean by stooges like you but I pity you as you have to visit Tihar shortly for your licking spree. . . . Free ki advice In this life time try to become nationalist else you end up becoming a mistake of your parents
  7. R
    Dec 28, 2015 at 9:48 am
    India was going down due to the mourners those who can not see when the world economy is sliding down only Indian economy is one of those rising . Most of world leaders are praising this but some mourners are still sitting some where in grave yard and writing old stories . there is old saying "Actions speak louder than words" In Parliament most of opposition parties are doing drama for their personal or family and friends benefits nothing in the interest of the nation so do not need to reply there . did you check Kerala election or that is not part of India
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