Union Cabinet approves IndiaAI Mission with 10,372 crore outlay: How it could help private players.

Syllabus: GS-III, Subject: Science and technology, Topic: Emerging technology, Issue: IndiaAI Mission

Context: Recently the Union Cabinet approved the IndiaAI Mission

  • Objective: Establish over 10,000 graphics processing units (GPUs) and develop models with 100 billion parameters, focusing on priority sectors.
  • Implemented through Public Private Partnership with 50% viability gap funding, prioritizing advanced GPUs.
  • Creation of IndiaAI Innovation Research Centre for AI-focused education.
  • Aligns with India’s electronics manufacturing strategy and global AI trends.

Related Concepts:

Viability Gap Funding (VGF) is a scheme that provides financial support for infrastructure projects that are economically justified but not commercially viable.

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