Govt. to create cloud-based mobile apps store
Technology : none
The mobile apps store will facilitate the process of development and deployment of suitable applications for delivery of public services through mobile devices
New policy will ensure India’s Digital Sovereignty
Technology : Enterprise IT Services
As per the policy, 'The Patent claims necessary to implement the Identified Standard shall be made available on a Royalty-Free basis for the life time of the Standard'
Govt to Enable Broadband Access for CSCs
To enhance the reach of e-governance in the country, the Department of Information Technology will facilitate access of broadband to all Common Service Centres The Department of Information Technology (DIT) plans to set up 150,000 new Common...
No Data, No Grid
Category : Columns
Circa 2008, a troubled farmer walks into a public healthcare center in Beed, a remote district in Maharashtra. After filling up a few e-forms, he is immediately connected to a leading cardiovascular surgeon from a leading speciality hospital in...
SMEs To Become Investment Hotspots
Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) may soon become investment hot spots in the IT segment. The department of information technology (DIT) recommends a slew of measures, including fiscal incentives, for growth and development of SMEs. To...
Unlike China, India rejects Microsoft's offer Microsoft rejected
Technology : Business Intelligence
Unlike China, the Indian government is showing no interest to grab Microsoft's offer of access to its source codes. The offer is being viewed as a major global trust building exercise by Microsoft, which is buckling under intense market...