Microsoft agrees to set up Centre for Excellence in Vizag

naidu-nadellaMicrosoft CEO Satya Nadella met AP Chief minister N.Chandrababu Naidu at his residence in Hyderabad.

The breakfast meeting lasted for 80 minutes , Nadella showed interest in the ambitious Rs 2,500-crore e-pragathi project. Nadella invited IT team to Seattle to study.

A MoU was signed between Microsoft and state government. Microsoft India will support building of up to POC solutions to apply Microsoft Azure Machine Learning and Advanced Visualization in the fields of education, agriculture and e Citizen services.

Nadella assured of total cooperation with the state Government in utilisation of cloud data for improving citizen services.

He has also agreed to set up a Centre for Excellence in Visakhapatnam. He promised to visit Anantapur District during his next visit to Andhra Pradesh.