Nara Lokesh
Nara Lokesh

Visakhapatnam:  IT minister Nara Lokesh will inaugurate eight IT companies at Resapuvanipalem Tech Hub here on Thursday.AP Non-Residents Telugu Society (APNRT) has collaborated with AP IT Promotion Department to bring these firms to the city which would provide 600 jobs, according to sources. 

The eight IT firms, Amzur InfoTech Pvt Ltd, Virtual Guard Services Pvt Ltd, Apex Content Solutions, IDA Automation Pvt Ltd, Venture offshore Infomatrix Pvt Ltd, Inventrax, Vismaya Premedia Services and Jiva Digital Services, will start their operations at Tech Mahindra building in the city. 

These companies would deal with IT consultancy, IT/ITES services, projects and products among other things. “Creating an ideal IT ecosystem requires a pool of talented resources and companies. We have been actively working in facilitating and coordinating students, training institutes and IT companies to build that strong ecosystem,” said Dr Ravi Vemuru, APNRT president and AP government advisor.  

So far the state has got eight IT companies to Visakhapatnam and 21 IT to Amravati area.  APNRT has also launched a unique integrating web based networking portal, www.itcentral.in, an ecosystem to service and connect all incoming companies, training institutes and students seeking jobs.