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The accelerator will help startups boost their enterprise readiness and go-to market activities.

Microsoft has selected 14 startups for the 11th cohort of its accelerator program. These startups will work closely with the accelerator team to boost their enterprise readiness and go-to market activities, as per an Economic Times report.

During the program, the startups will be able to leverage Microsoft’s customer and partner network to be able to improve their enterprise readiness and market strategies.

According to the ET report, the startups will get access to Microsoft’s tech stack and Azure so that startups can use its advances cloud services in areas like Big Data and IoT.

The 14 startups that have been selected in this year's cohort are Clonect, Ace Turtle, VideoKen, Kata.ai, Simplilearn, Udaan, Docswallet, MegDap, Liv.ai, KrypC, i-exceed, GIEOM, Hotelogix, and MintM.

Clonect is a Bengaluru-based startup focusing on enterprise governance, risk management and compliance management (GRC) solutions. It helps organizations leverage technology optimally and innovatively, addressing GRC as well as other finance IT solution needs. It has also developed GSTSTAR, a GST Solution to address business needs of enterprises, SMEs and professionals under the new GST regime.

Ace Turtle works with brands and offers omni-channel, commerce solutions, marketing solutions to them.

VideoKen is a Bengaluru-based startup that offers artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning-based video learning in academics and corporate training.

Indonesia-based artificial intelligence startup kata.ai, is the first non-Indian startup selected to the accelerator programme. The startup has built a chatbot which speaks and understands Indonesian language for customer engagement.

Simplilearn is a Hyderabad-based startup is a certification training provider. It partners with companies and individuals to address their unique needs, providing training and coaching that helps working professionals achieve their career goals.

Udaan helps traders, wholesalers, retailers and manufacturers in India create a digital presence, expand its network to reach new markets and interact with new business partners. It also helps them buy and sell with transparent pricing to escrow protection to seamless payments and highly competitive logistics.

DocsWallet is a platform that lets you securely store, share and receive digital documents on the cloud.