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Lack of Business Continuity is Hurting India
by CXOtoday Staff    May 28, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
An uncertain power supply, compounded by a lack of business critical continuity solutions, cost India Inc Rs. 43,000 crore in 08-09 -- approximately 1% of India s GDP.Downtime is a constant problem for Indian enterprises, especially as we...
IT Industry Expects- Dil Mange More
by Muntazir Abbas    May 19, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
As the UPA government makes headway in the electoral process and Congress emerging high on more than the expected numbers- the IT industry hopes that it s an opportunity to get the technology-driven initiatives completed, besides initiating new...
CPM, BJP IT-Vision Plan To Help: Expert
by Prabhu Ram    Mar 30, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
CPM and BJP, in their IT-Vision document have agreed to implement open-standards and use of open-source software. Open-standards benefit organizations ensuring inter-operability, while open-source software significantly reduces perils of...
Stimulus Package Could Benefit India Inc.
by Abhinna Shreshtha & Manu Sharma    Feb 25, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
The Lok Sabha yesterday approved External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee's plan for reducing the CENVAT (excise duty/CVD) rate by 2% and service tax by 2.5%. Mukherjee had proposed these steps in the VOA announced earlier this month. ...
MAIT Welcomes Package for Economic Stimulus
by CXOtoday Staff    Feb 25, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
MAIT has welcomed the announcement of the third package for economic stimulus by the union government to give a boost to domestic consumption and provide relief to the industry through 2% reduction of excise duty and 2.5% reduction in service...
IIT Delhi Launches Innovation Portal
by Muntazir Abbas    Feb 18, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Sun Microsystems, as a part of its ORKA project, has launched an open innovation portal -- innovationcommons.org. This is an initiative by the Center of Excellence (CoE) in e-governance of the Department of Management Studies, IIT Delhi. The...
Provide e-Governance at Grass-roots: MAIT
by Muntazir Abbas    Feb 17, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
The recession in the Indian landscape is evident. It is obvious that people have more expectations than previous budgets. The Manufacturers' Association for Information Technology (MAIT), while releasing the PC sales and industry performance...
MAIT Initiates IT Adoption for Growth Campaign
by CXOtoday Staff    Feb 17, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
MAIT has launched a corporate social responsibility campaign titled "Digital Inclusion -  IT Adoption for Growth & Employability" . MAIT and its member companies will facilitate access to computers and software to the...
Draft Paper on E-waste Mgmt to be Out Soon
by Manu Sharma    Feb 11, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
The Manufacturers' Association for Information Technology (MAIT), in association with Greenpeace and other industry partners,, will shortly come out with a draft green policy asking the government to allow only RoHS-compliant products for...
Let's Get Rid of e-Waste this Year
by Techtree News Staff    Jan 05, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
A recent MAIT-GTZ study points out that India generates close to four lakh metric tonnes of e-waste annuallyWith the IT and Telecom sector booming in India, we are all aware of the innumerable global doors that we are opening for our country's...
Tags: e-waste, MAIT
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