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Delhi Cloud Region

Published: March 7, 2020

Google had announced plans to open a Cloud Region in Delhi. This is to be the second such establishment in India.  About Cloud Regions Cloud regions are real life geographical locations where the resources for the cloud services are located. In case of Google, Cloud regions are composed of several zones. The resources can be ..


Google to open a Delhi cloud region

Published: March 6, 2020

Technology Major Google recently announced that it would open a Delhi cloud region. It will be the company’s second region in India after the Mumbai cloud region which was launched in 2017. This region, which is estimated to be launched in 2021, would be the eighth network of Google in the Asia Pacific region and ..


Delhi announced as next Google Cloud Region after Mumbai

Published: March 5, 2020

On March 5, 2020, Google announced that it will open its next cloud region of India at Delhi by 2021. This is the second cloud region of Google after Mumbai, that was launched in 2017. Google owns 22 cloud regions in Asia Pacific. Highlights Along with Delhi Cloud Region, Google will also open its data ..




Women entrepreneurs in India may generate 150-170 million jobs by 2030

Published: February 19, 2020

Tech Giant Google along with consultancy firm Bain and Co. released a report titled ‘Women Entrepreneurship in India—Powering the economy with her’. As per the report, women entrepreneurs in India can generate 150-170 million jobs by the year 2030. Nearly 16 million women-owned enterprises of India (20% of total enterprises) create direct employment for 27 ..


GitHub launches its operations in India

Published: February 13, 2020

Global open-source code hosting and software development platform GitHub, recently launched its operations in India in the name ‘GitHub India Private Limited’. It is owned by the Tech major Google, as it acquired the platform two years ago for $7.5 billion. The platform offers distributed version control and source code management. The software development platform ..