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Airtel and Amazon Web Services shakes hands to build cloud expertise



Last updated 23/07/2021

Airtel and Amazon Web Services shakes hands to build cloud expertise

Bharti Airtel has marked a multi-year agreement with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to offer an extensive arrangement of cloud solutions, with an uncommon spotlight on small and medium enterprise (SME) clients in India and on information security. 

The two organizations will make joint speculations to fabricate cloud ability and train many workers to offer administrations to corporates and SMEs, Harmeen Mehta, chief information officer at Bharti Airtel, said on Wednesday. 

"300 individuals are now AWS guaranteed and the following round of preparing is beginning," she said.

Alongside SMEs, which is a major center region for the two organizations, Airtel said it is zeroing in on guaranteeing security for its undertaking and retail clients.  “It is an area where we are focusing on immensely since there is a big rise in phishing attacks on customers. While it is easier to manage this in the enterprise, a lot of this is happening for our regular users who face these issues via SMS, personal email, and even WhatsApp”-Mehta said. 

ET detailed about the looming tie-up among Airtel and AWS in its August 5 version. 

The Airtel-AWS blending will be set in opposition to the Reliance Jio Infocomm-Microsoft join as they vie for a portion of the flooding public cloud market in the nation, which is required to contact $8 billion by 2023, according to Boston Consulting Group (BCG).

Mehta said India is seeing a great deal of increasing speed regarding cloud appropriation particularly after the lockdown in the nation.

“As we went to the lockdown situation, companies on cloud found it easy to keep operations running, which is one of the reasons why many organizations are thinking deeper than before how do they want to run businesses… cloud is the biggest enabler… they are going to invest in this. There has never been a better time to rethink policies about this even though they are tighter on spend,”- Mehta continued. Airtel said that it will co-make cloud arrangements and administrations for different verticals and businesses. 

The telco as of now serves more than 2,500 enormous ventures and in excess of a million developing organizations and organizations with a coordinated item portfolio, including Airtel Cloud, a multi-cloud product, and solutions business.

“For new customers, we at AWS have a large team and will be focusing on solving industry-specific problems,” Puneet Chandok, president-commercial business, India and South Asia, at Amazon Internet Services, said in a press conference.

Airtel Cloud will manufacture an AWS Cloud Practice upheld by AWS Professional Services, just as create separated Airtel Cloud products and services, utilizing AWS administrations, Airtel's data center capacities, and Airtel's organization and telecoms contributions.

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