Speaking about India, Microsoft chairman mentioned that the nation has seen a “large progress market” after rising from the pandemic. “Microsoft’s presence in India was principally multinational firms working in India. However for now, it’s utterly modified,” he mentioned. “It’s the reverse the place these firms who’re innovating in India, whether or not it’s the large massive conglomerates, or the brand new startups, are all utilizing [artificial intelligence] cloud expertise to have the ability to innovate and create providers which can be clearly common in India and elsewhere,” he instructed CNBC. The corporate says with Indian firms growing on Superapps, the demand for cloud-based infrastructure and apps has gone up.
Microsoft CEO is about to go to India in January subsequent 12 months. This shall be Nadella’s first journey to India put up the pandemic.
Microsoft to construct ‘large’ cloud AI pc with Nvidia
US chip designer and computing firm Nvidia Corp not too long ago mentioned that it’s teaming up with Microsoft Corp to construct a “large” pc to deal with intense synthetic intelligence computing work within the cloud. The AI pc will function on Microsoft’s Azure cloud, utilizing tens of 1000’s of graphics processing items (GPUs), Nvidia’s strongest H100 and its A100 chips.
Nvidia didn’t disclose the worth of the deal. Along with promoting Microsoft the chips, Nvidia mentioned that it’ll companion with the software program big to develop AI fashions. Buck mentioned that Nvidia would even be a buyer of Microsoft’s AI cloud pc and develop AI functions on it to supply providers to prospects.