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Microsoft calls for greater collaboration between tech companies and government to strengthen consumer trust in digital services

Only 41% of consumers in India trust organizations offering digital services to protect their personal data: Microsoft-IDC study Consumers feel that technology companies, followed by the government, should take the lead in building trust and using AI in a trusted manner New Delhi, June 27, 2019 – Unveiling the results of a new consumer study,

Microsoft underscores its commitment to the Indian startup ecosystem

Bengaluru, June 24, 2019: India is advancing steadily towards digital transformation. Businesses in India today are rapidly transforming to adopt digital solutions creating a huge market opportunity for startups. The startup ecosystem plays a critical role, bringing in innovation and disruption in much-needed areas, creating jobs, and offering technical solutions, thereby improving the lives of

Microsoft demonstrates progress in its #AIforALL vision for India

Says Microsoft AI fuelling Digital Transformation in over 700 customers; 60% customers are large manufacturing and financial services enterprises; 715 partners geared to support the AI ecosystem To set up AI labs in 10 universities and train 500,000 youth across the country; upskill over 10,000 developers over the next three years Bangalore, January 16, 2019:

Microsoft and Nielsen accelerate retail innovation through data and AI, announce strategic alliance

New York, NY and Redmond, WA – (November 13, 2018) – Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) and Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) today released details around a newly developed enterprise data solution that democratizes one of the largest consumer data sets in the world.  This strategic alliance has been brought to life through Nielsen Connect, powered by Microsoft Azure,

Microsoft Announces Cloud Partnership with SWIFT and New Azure Solutions for Financial Services Businesses

Microsoft has announced a proof of concept cloud partnership with SWIFT, world’s leading provider of secure financial messaging services, to host its infrastructure and native payments on Microsoft Azure. Together, the two companies are working to facilitate the future deployment of SWIFT messaging solutions in the cloud, enabling faster, more efficient and secure operations for

Microsoft begins rebranding Visual Studio Team Services as “Azure DevOps”

Microsoft has announced that Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) is now Azure DevOps. The VSTS is a service that allows developers to collaborate on code development and deployment. VSTS users will be upgraded into Azure DevOps projects automatically. For existing users, there is no loss of functionally, simply more choice and control. The end to

Microsoft partners with SRL Diagnostics to expand AI Network for Healthcare to pathology

The partnership will apply Microsoft Azure & AI Innovations to transform digital pathology New Delhi, September 11, 2018 – Microsoft India and SRL Diagnostics today announced their partnership to expand the AI Network for Healthcare to pathology. This collaboration will help improve the quality of digital pathology for population screening by bringing together Microsoft’s Azure

Microsoft announces AI for Earth grant recipients from India and deepens commitment to sustainability in the country

Seven organizations to receive access to AI tools to address pressing environmental issues New Delhi, Sep 04, 2018:  Microsoft today announced grants to seven recipients from India under AI for Earth, its worldwide program aimed at empowering people and organizations to solve global environmental challenges through the power of AI. These grantees will receive access

Microsoft & Ramco Systems announce the launch of Ramco Global Payroll Software on Microsoft Dynamics 365 leveraging AI capabilities

Joint offering to help Global organizations manage Talent & Payroll operations on a unified platform hosted on Azure Chennai/Mumbai, India – August 28, 2018 – Microsoft and Ramco Systems today strengthened their partnership with the launch of Ramco Global Payroll on Microsoft Dynamics 365 thus bringing a powerful combination of Talent and Payroll on a

Microsoft and Apollo Hospitals introduce AI powered Cardiovascular Disease risk score

 The first ever Intelligent Platform designed to predict cardiovascular disease risk score for Indians now live across Apollo Network   Delhi, August 17, 2018 – As part of Microsoft’s AI Network for Healthcare initiative, Microsoft India and Apollo Hospitals today announced the launch of the first ever AI-powered Cardiovascular Disease Risk Score API (application program