By Michael Dabaie
Eros International PLC shares were up 20%, to $3.05, in premarket trading.
The company, which acquires, co-produces and distributes Indian films, said Eros Now, its South Asian entertainment over-the-top video platform, is in a collaboration with Microsoft to build an online video platform on Microsoft Azure, targeted at consumers across the globe.
Eros Now will use Microsoft Azure for three areas of technology development: online video platform, interactive voice offerings and a personalized recommendation engine.
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