Bengaluru, Jun 3 (PT) Microsoft announced on Wednesday the
launch of a programme for agritech startups in India that it
said are committed to driving transformation in agriculture.
It is designed to help startups build industry-specific
solutions, scale and grow with access to deep technology,
business and marketing resources, the company said in a
Agritech startups in India are transforming agriculture
by developing innovative digital solutions to maximise
productivity, improve market linkages, increase supply chain
efficiency and provide greater access to inputs for agri-
businesses, according to the company.
Start-ups can also get access to Azure FarmBeats, which
can help them focus on core value-adds instead of the
undifferentiated heavy lifting of data engineering, the
Available on the Azure Marketplace, Azure FarmBeats
enables aggregation of agricultural datasets across providers
and generation of actionable insights by building AI/ML models
based on fused datasets, it said.
Qualified Seed to Series C startups can boost their
businesses with Azure benefits (including free credits),
unlimited technical support and help with Azure Marketplace
onboarding, the company said.
Startups with enterprise-ready solutions can scale
quickly with joint go-to-market strategies, technical support
and new sales opportunities with Microsofts partner
Startups that are looking to create digital agriculture
solutions have the opportunity to co-build customised
solutions with Azure FarmBeats without investing in deep data
engineering resources, the statement added. PTI RS
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