Deskera, a global provider of cloud-based software solutions for small and mid-sized businesses, has partnered with the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) to support their 10,000 Start-ups initiative as a sponsor of their start-up kit.
In order to support start-ups in the NASSCOM program, Deskera software will now be included in the complimentary start-up kit provided to participants. Access to Deskera’s cloud software will help the start-ups save on costs, ensure compliance, and provide scalable technology that can manage future growth during the initial stage of their business. Deskera’s contribution to the ‘Start-up kit’ is an integrated, cloud-based suite of business applications that includes Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Human Resource Management Service (HRMS), and Project Management (PM). This will be available free-of-charge to all program participants for six months.
NASSCOM’s initiative is committed to incubating, funding and providing ambient support to 10,000 technology start-ups in India, by 2023. The aim is to nurture the hatchling start-ups into full-fledged technology companies through access to start-up incubators, accelerators, angel investors, venture capitalists, start-up support groups, mentors, and technology partners. 10,000 Start-ups focuses on multifold activities that foster entrepreneurship and provide robust early stage support to the enrolled companies. This initiative is a collaborative effort to empower young entrepreneurs to create ventures of global scale from India.
Shashank Dixit, founder and CEO Deskera has always encouraged bright young minds with business ideas and believes, “The start-up phase of a business is an exciting time, and anything that helps a new company save costs goes a long way. I applaud NASSCOM on their 10,000 Start-ups project, and for creating a vibrant environment that provides every young entrepreneur with an opportunity to pursue their ideas in the tech space.”
“As a start-up founder, I am always looking for solutions that can simplify my life,” explained Nikhil R Jois, co-founder and CEO of Eventosaur, a company participating in NASSCOM’s 10,000 Start-ups initiative. He further added “An all-in-one product like Deskera will help my business remain focused on our core competencies. We are thankful to NASSCOM for this partnership.”
For the past eight years, Deskera has been providing cloud-based business software to companies around the world. Today, more than 3,000 businesses, with approximately 80,000 users, manage their companies with Deskera Cloud ERP.
“With this partnership, NASSCOM start-ups can run their complete business with a single suite of application so that they can scale seamlessly”, said Hemanth Dattatreya, Global Head of Channels and Alliances.
Deskera has been winning accolades for its cutting-edge applications. Deskera was the winner of the Red Herring 100 Asia 2016 and was featured in the Top 20 Finance Technology Solution Providers by CIO Advisor.