The Tech Caravan reached the capital of uttarakhand—Dehradun—a complete blend of city and hill culture. ‘The DQ Week Tech Caravan’ was organized in association with Microsoft on 20th August at Hotel Madhuban. The event received a congregation of close to 40 channel partners.
The event was supported by Uttarakhand IT Association (UITTA), the apex body of IT trade in Uttarakhand. The local dealers associated with the association turned up in a significant number and members of UITTA came to attend the event.
Sandeep Kumar, partner channel development manager, Microsoft enthusiastically started the event and made the discussion very interactive. Kumar initially talked about the importance of channel partners and Tech Caravan; he said, “The most important part is their partners and Tech Caravan is the only platform where we can personally interact with partners and it builds a strong relationship between vendors and partners. This event aims to share knowledge and information with all.”
Kumar explained that change is important and all should adapt the changes with the changing time and he emphasized on the benefits and importance of cloud business and cloud computing.
Ashutosh Pal, relationship manager, cloud, Microsoft oganized a presentation on Office 365. He discussed and showed the need for Office 365 and cloud.
Pal gave an overview of the cloud computing technology and cloud models, different cloud business services like platform as a service, infrastructure as a service and software as a service. He discussed with channel partners on how to increase business through Office 365.
The entire presentation was more like a discussion where a lot of queries were answered. Partners asked questions related to cloud and Office 365 and took so much interest in the latest offerings. Further discussion turned into a healthy discussion.