NASSCOM Annual Industry Guidance FY 2017-18

The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) today announced that the growth outlook for the IT industry in FY18 at 10-11% for domestic market and 7-8% for exports, citing improvements in financial services and high potential in digital businesses as key drivers. This outlook comes on the back of political and economic uncertainties […]


Banyan Nation emerges as the winner of the Intel & DST Innovate for Digital India Challenge 2.0

Driving the dual agenda of Swachh Bharat and Smart Cities, sustainable waste management startup, Banyan Sustainable Waste Management Pvt. Ltd. (“Banyan Nation”), incubated at T-Hub Foundation (“T-Hub”), has been announced as the grand winner of the Intel & DST Innovate for Digital India Challenge 2.0 (Challenge 2.0). The winning team has developed a zero-waste platform […]


91 Percent of Businesses in India Believe Their Company is at Risk Because of Organizational and IT Complexities: Citrix

A global study by Citrix and Ponemon Institute titled ‘The Need for a New IT Security Architecture’ reveals that 91 percent of businesses in India say their organization is at risk because of the complexity of business and it operations, which is above the APJ average of 85 percent and the global average of 83 […]

Gartner Says India Business Intelligence and Analytics Software Revenue to Reach $245 Million in 2017

Indian business intelligence (BI) software revenue is forecast to reach US$245 million (in constant currency) in 2017, a 24.4 percent increase over 2016 revenue of US$206 million, according to Gartner, Inc. This forecast includes revenue for BI platforms (comprising of traditional and modern BI platforms), data science platforms, analytic applications and CPM Suites. Gartner analysts […]

Indian industry leaders to converge at The Economic Times India Leadership Council

The leading luminaries of the corporate world are set to congregate at The Economic Times India Leadership Council. ILC, India’s most exclusive peer group initiative instituted to bring in the industry leaders together to work towards a common objective of heralding a wave of “Change” in country’s business environment. Scheduled to be held on 9th […]

Smart Parking becoming a reality

Hate wasting time driving around looking for a parking spot? While circling the streets or parking lots, we waste time, add to traffic congestion, increase carbon emissions and, if you ultimately give up and go home, hurt the economy. Good news! Technological advancements and standardized specifications (LoRaWAN™) that support IoT devices, including low-power wide-area networks […]

TUV Rheinland acquires Tech Mahindra’s Wireless Lab in Sweden

Global testing service provider TUV Rheinland has expanded its global involvement in the field of wireless communication technologies by acquiring a wireless lab in the Swedish city of Lund. The acquisition of the laboratory also constitutes the foundation for TUV Rheinland’s newly established national subsidiary in Sweden. The wireless lab was acquired from Tech Mahindra, a provider […]

The Indian standards for 5G rollout to be ready by 2018

India is getting future ready and has started serious work on identifying and formalizing the standards for the rollout of 5G. The standards are likely to be ready by 2018. This was stated by the Shri D P De, Sr DDG, Telecommunication Engineering Centre (TEC) at the 5G India 2017 Conference here. TEC is the nodal agency […]