TCS Tsunami Early Warning System wins award
Technology : Hardware & Software
The Tsunami Early Warning System (TEWS) developed by Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) for Indian National Center for Ocean Information (INCOIS) has won the Platinum Icon Award for Innovative Use of Technology, the highest award in the category,...
Tsunami Warning System for Indian Coastline
Technology : Infrastructure
India's coastline will have a tsunami warning system that can give an alert within 10 minutes of disaster approaching. The system will be in place by September 2007. According to Kapil Sibal, minister of Science & Technology, "While an...
Zee Uses Technology For Gathering Tsunami Aid
Technology : Business Intelligence
In the aftermath of any disaster, as the panic settles down, both government and non-government agencies face the daunting task of collecting and dispatching relief funds. Technology, as always, can play a pivotal role. An innovative...