Maharashtra Becomes 1st State to Unveil Public Cloud Policy

Maharashtra has become the first state in the country that has come out with a public cloud policy, virtually mandating its departments to shift their data storage onto the cloud. This move has created a USD 2- billion opportunity for the industry.

The announcement was made by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis at the Maharashtra Technology Summit. The policy will result in additional private sector investments as the government is one of the biggest creators and consumers of data.
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  • Maharashtra Chief Minister- Devendra Fadnavis, Governor- C Vidyasagar Rao.
Source- The Economic Times