Technology Support Partners
The Challenge organisers recognise that applicants to the Challenge may be at different stages of readiness in relation to the Specifications - one area in particular where some applicants may need support is in regard to the Technical aspect of the Specifications.
We are happy to announce that some of the leading global technology companies will act as Technology Support Partners for the E-ADR Challenge. Currently, they include IBM and Google Cloud. Details of what each of these Technology Support Partners may offer Challenge applicants are as below:
- As a Technology Support Partner for the E-ADR Challenge, IBM will offer to the Challenge applicants, free IBM Cloud Credits worth $1000 per month for a period of 12 months and they can apply to the program.
- For software developers, IBM will help with technical consultation and handholding in core areas such as Cloud, AI, Blockchain; they can also leverage a host of open source code patterns that are available here - https://developer.ibm.com/patterns/
- The deck here also summarises the same information : https://ibm.box.com/s/r88euv76nciuwop9n2mpqvq8174c6hm8
Challenge applicants can apply to Google’s Cloud for Startups program and avail resources and credits.