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IBM, Nasscom set up tech hub for start-ups

Global IT major IBM and Nasscom have teamed up to build a digital platform for start-ups to network with the ecosystem. To be hosted on IBM Cloud, the platform Techstartup.in helps start-ups, investors and venture capitalists and mentors to keep in touch with each other in Hyderabad.

“We have launched similar platforms for the start-up ecosystem in Bengaluru, Delhi and Mumbai and got good response. The platform will help bring start-ups together and help them know what is happening around in the ecosystem,” Seema Kumar, Country Manager (Ecosystem Development) of IBM India and South Asia, said.

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“This digital platform will act as a centralised hub for all the stakeholders in the ecosystem, providing information and resources to help them turn ideas into businesses and deliver tools for tech start-ups,” she said.

Besides, it will have a search engine and a database that will profile all the tech companies and investors. It would give a list of job openings and city tech engagements.

Read More: The Hindu