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AI, cloud computing, drones in focus of Modi government for better e-governance Read more

September 15, 2019

Emerging technology, like blockchain technology, Artificial Intelligence, virtual reality, drones, cloud computing — are all on the table of the Narendra Modi government as it pushes ahead to realise the goal of better e-governance for citizens. As part of its vision of providing a One Government experience to citizens, the Modi government is moving forward […]

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Skilling millennials in disruptive tech will take India to $5tn mark

July 7, 2019

To make India a $5 trillion economy by 2024-2025 as the fourth Industrial Revolution or Industry 4.0 knocks at the door, the country urgently requires a renewed focus on skilling the youth in advanced technologies as robotics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), 3D printing, data analytics and quantum computing. The onus to create […]

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National Artificial Intelligence Portal to help boost sector

February 3, 2019
National Artificial Intelligence Portal to help boost sector

In a bid to strengthen the Artificial Intelligence (AI) sector in India, Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday announced that the government will soon launch a National Artificial Intelligence Portal. Presenting the Interim Budget 2019-20 in the Lok Sabha, Goyal added that nine priority areas have been identified for the development of the AI sector […]

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National Digital Communications Policy 2018 Getting Ready

October 26, 2018
National Digital Communications Policy 2018 Getting Ready

After review and approval by the Telecom Commission and lastly by the Union Cabinet, the finalised policy is now in public domain, and it has won universal acclaim. By now, it is widely accepted in India and abroad that the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) excelled in coming out with a draft version of the top-class, […]

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Digital Transformation Predicted To Add $154B To India’s GDP Over Next 3 Years

October 26, 2018
Digital Transformation Predicted To Add $154B To India’s GDP Over Next 3 Years

By 2021, digital transformation will add an estimated US$154 billion to India’s GDP, and increase the growth rate by 1.0% annually, according to a new business study released today. The research, “Unlocking the Economic Impact of Digital Transformation in Asia Pacific”, was produced by Microsoft in partnership with IDC Asia/Pacific. The study predicts a dramatic […]

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The Insidious Danger of Botnets: They Are Everywhere. They Are Multiplying

June 1, 2018
The Insidious Danger of Botnets: They Are Everywhere. They Are Multiplying

By Mike Spanbauer, Vice President of Research and Strategy, NSS Labs Mike Spanbauer said botnets drive attacks from DDOS to crypto-mining and crypto-jacking for coin mining. Attack targets are anything with a CPU. As for the impact of botnets: direct costs are high but the indirect effects are 10 times bigger. The issue is that […]

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Cloud Computing Powering India’s Priority of ‘Digital-first Country’

March 5, 2018
Cloud Computing Powering India’s Priority of ‘Digital-first Country’

Digital transformation has been recognized as being vital to the growth of our nation. This transformation has enjoyed the unanimous approval and contribution from all stake holders including enterprises, MSMEs, government bodies and citizens. But this level of adoption in a country with a population of over a billion people would need a robust technology […]

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Adobe Success Attributed to Cloud-focused R&D

August 29, 2017
Adobe Success Attributed to Cloud-focused R&D

Last year has been phenomenal for Adobe in the country and one of the key differentiators contributing to the success is the role played by Adobe India’s R&D division that is creating top-of-the-line intellectual property, a top company executive has said. The global software giant has a massive set-up in India, with over 5,200 employees […]

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Oracle Bets On India To Grow Cloud Business

June 11, 2017
Oracle Bets On India To Grow Cloud Business

Technology major Oracle has chosen India as one of its key markets to take on rivals Amazon, Microsoft and Google and hence, it has taken the cloud route seriously. Of course reasons like Safra Catz’ strong faith on Digital India initiatives of PM Narendra Modi that made her revisit India in less than a year, […]

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Infinera Introduces Cloud Xpress 2

September 26, 2016
Infinera Introduces Cloud Xpress 2

Network company Infinera has introduced Cloud Xpress 2 to address the demand for scalable 100 gigabit Ethernet (100GbE) datacentre interconnect (DCI) over multi-terabit optical links.

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