Kakinada: A 25-year outdated IT skilled, Vamsi Kurama from Andhra Pradesh, has developed a brand new videoconferencing utility referred to as ‘Libero app’ to give Indian customers an alternative to foreign video conferencing platforms like Zoom and Microsoft Teams.
Vamsi whereas speaking to Zee Media mentioned, “I have focussed on few major features in my prototype that includes a whiteboard, meeting notes, noise cancellation, seamless audio-video transmission, leverage Artificial Intelligence and this gives users a good experience.”
Driven by the ‘Make in India’ initiative, Vamsi, who hails from the Kakinada metropolis and is the Chief Technology Officer at Soulpage IT, has additionally submitted the prototype of the applying to the Central Government for the ‘Innovation Challenge for Video Conferencing Solution‘.
Earlier on April 13, Ravi Shankar, the Union Electronics and Information Technology Minister, had introduced the Innovation Challenge for Video Conferencing Solution beneath the Digital India Programme for the Indian startups and innovators to develop a world-class video conferencing answer.
Vamsi’s entry has additionally been chosen as one of many prime-5 out of the two,000 entries that have been submitted.
His utility can be competing with Indian firms like HCL and Zoho.
The Libero app goes by way of a closing course of and can be obtainable available in the market inside a month, on condition that its prototype is chosen among the many different 5 opponents.
Vamsi whereas speaking to Zee Media additionally opined, “Why should we give our data to other nations. Our data should be with us. Make in India is a good platform for young entrepreneurs and there is a lot of space for professionals like us to innovate. Libero app is also part of our effort to boost Make in India and Swadeshi call.”
Recently, greater than 50 Chinese purposes have been banned by the Indian authorities because the apps have been ‘engaged in actions which have been prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, the safety of the state and public order’.