NASSCOM ties up with IBM to launch Techstartup.in Delhi
The new, localized Delhi version of the site is designed to help stimulate innovation in Delhi while spurring growth within the entire Indian start-up economy, NASSCOM said.
IANS New Delhi Last Updated: December 7, 2015 | 18:24 IST
Techstartup.in was first launched in Bangalore in October 2015.(Photo: Reuters)
Aiming to accelerate digital transformation at the start-up level, the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM ), in partnership with IBM , launched Techstart-up.in Delhi on IBM Cloud on Monday.
Techstart-up.in was first launched in Bangalore in October 2015. The new, localized Delhi version of the site is designed to help stimulate innovation in Delhi while spurring growth within the entire Indian start-up economy, NASSCOM said in a statement.
"The portal is an online platform that will serve as a centralized hub for India's tech ecosystem city by city providing information and resources to help turn ideas into businesses, deliver valuable tools for tech start-ups, and connect citizen entrepreneurs to opportunities in the tech ecosystem," the statement said.
"With Techstart-up.in we want to democratize access to key resources and information across the country digitally connecting India's expanding tech-preneurs. Building it together in support with IBM, it will be a personification of a united commitment to increase jobs, train the workforce of the future, support new start-ups, and ultimately ensure India is at the centre of technology innovation," said the apex body's 10,000 Start-ups vice president Rajat Tandon.
IBM's general manager, Cloud Ecosystem and Developers, Sandy Carter said: "Techstart-up.in allows Indian start-up communities to experience first-hand the benefits of IBM Cloud, while providing a supportive environment for the entire start-up ecosystem to connect, learn, network and thrive in both the local and global marketplaces."