MeghRaj – A Cloud initiative by the Government of India
With the advent of Cloud Computing technology revolutionizing the world, the Government of India has embarked upon a new initiative to turn the vision of “Digital India” into a reality. The “GI Cloud” (Government of India Cloud) initiative, also called “MeghRaj” was launched on February 4th, 2019 to benefit the nation both technologically and financially. Government departments, startups, MNCs, and other organizations can leverage the benefits such as scalability, interoperability, cost-reduction, increased user mobility, efficient service delivery and much more. The security architecture offered leads to lesser environmental complexity and vulnerability, making government and enterprises operations secured and smooth within the nation. This opens a significant number of job opportunities that leads to increased literacy and employability rate in the technology sector; a step towards ‘Digitally Strong India’.
Services offered by MeghRaj are as follows:
- Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
- Platform as a Service (PaaS)
- Software as a Service (SaaS)
- Storage as a Service
- Vulnerability Assessment Service
- Load Balancer as a Service
- Public IP Service
- Anti-virus Service
- Resource Monitoring as a Service
- Web Application Firewall (WAF) Service
- Backup Service
- Application Performance Management (APM) Service
Cognixia – a digital workforce solutions company, is also working towards the goal of Digital India. Cognixia offers industry standard training designed to tutor youth and professionals proficiently on emerging technologies.