Nuvepro, a Bengaluru-based EdTech startup aiming to bridge the skill gap in technology roles, especially in areas such as cloud and digital, has recently announced its partnership with Genpact, a professional services firm with a global reach that focuses on transforming businesses, on enhancing the skills of its data analytics workforce in India, according to an official statement.
As part of this initiative, Nuvepro will provide Genpact access to its real-world Playgrounds Labs for crucial software tools, including PowerBI, Tableau, R, Python, AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform and Snowflake. These playground labs complement technical training on existing and emerging technologies and offer an on-demand sandbox environment from across the globe, allowing learners to practice their skills in real time.
Commenting on the partnership, AI/ML Global Practice Lead of Genpact, Sreekanth Menon, said:
At Genpact, one of our key pillars of success has been the sustained investment in the learning and development of our employees to build critical new skills in areas such as digital and data and analytics that are needed in a changing world. Our collaboration with Nuvepro for their Playground Labs reaffirms our ongoing commitment to building talent for the future, enabling them to continue creating value for our clients while building career resilience.
Co-founded by Giridhar, Janakiraman Srinivasan, Umesh Bhatt, Moyukh Goswami and Rajesh Vasudevan in 2014, Nuvepro is the best provider of hands-on labs in the world, enabling tech students to create realistic learning and development environment. The platform facilitates experiential learning and real-world analysis. Its Hands-on Labs are used by many students/learners in enterprises, universities, and EdTech platforms worldwide to quickly acquire or hone new skills through practice in thousands of different simulated working environments. The company believes in the power of technology and the intent of being hands-on to solve the most difficult challenges in the world.
Chief Executive Officer of Nuvepro Technologies, Giridhar LV, added:
At Nuvepro, we believe the best way to learn new skills is by being hands-on. We are pleased that Genpact has selected Nuvepro as their hands-on learning partner to prepare their employees for the future. This collaboration will be an asset in the professional development of Genpact’s employees.
Nuvepro works closely with Genpact’s subject matter experts to define these playground labs to ensure that these match Genpact’s needs. In addition, the platform provides 24*7 support to ensure that any issues are resolved immediately. The labs are integrated with Genpact’s internal learning platform – Genome, to ensure adequate training by combining curated content and a hands-on learning environment.
Last year in November, Nuvepro partnered with Trainocate, a global EdTech company, to offer an experiential learning platform to over 16000 software /IT professionals. Since its inception, the startup has raised $800,000 in external funding.