It home February 13 Microsoft today announced GitHub India Private Limited, a subsidiary of GitHub Inc. Microsoft created GitHub India to better serve India's growing developer community and businesses. In fact, according to it house, India ranks third in the number of active developers on GitHub, up 22% year-on-year.
Maneesh Sharma will lead the new GitHub India subsidiary, it house reported. Over the next few months, Microsoft will form a team of all functions: community, engineering, sales, support, marketing and services.
According to the Github group,
In addition to GitHub India, Microsoft announced the following:
The channel partner program has been expanded to enable GitHub enterprise customers to effectively run their software development operations.
GitHub education is expanding the popular GitHub Hackathon grant program to students in India, which will provide a grant of up to $1000 to students Hackathon.