InnoTrek 2015: Building the bridge to India’s Start-up Success dream

Vibrant, Inspiring & Energetic 7 days; 39/40 Hot Tech Start-ups of India; 70 eminent speakers from across the globe; and more than 150 top notch delegates – all together at Silicon Valley. Yes! InnoTrek 2015, held from 11-17th May, got a big thumbs up from the ‘Who’s Who’ of the global startup space and concluded with a big bang. The platform gave the best tech start-ups from India an opportunity to meet and grab the attention of global Investors, attend a slew of mentoring sessions and visit top tech companies of the world. more

Colocation – A viable option for today’s business enterprises

The business environment today is in a state of constant disruption. Business requirements of enterprises are rapidly changing as they try to adjust to the changes in the environment. Though many enterprises would like to have a control over their IT infrastructure but the expense of managing and setting up inhouse facilities is huge. At the same time, outsourcing the IT infrastructure has its own share of concerns with security and control of data and assets and adherence to regulatory compliance being the most important. more

The Future Ought to be ‘Smart’

How IoT will turn out to be the game-changer for you, me, and the nation at large
CarIQ allows car drivers to make decisions based on real-time data that is captured from the car; Fin, a Bluetooth device from RHLvision, enables one to control any smart devices by moving the thumb over the other fingers; Ducere’s GPS-enabled smart sports shoe, LeChal, vibrates to give the wearer directions. The shoe also counts the number of steps taken, distance travelled and calories burnt by the wearer; Cardiac Design Labs offers a device that helps cardiac patients in rural India to connect with a specialist doctor in case of emergencies. more

The NASSCOM Smart Cities Report Launch, 21st May 2015, Pragati Maidan

At the launch of NASSCOM report titled “Integrated ICT and Geospatial Technologies Framework for the 100 Smart Cities Mission“ on day 2 of the Smart Cities India 2015 Expo and Conference, Ms. Rama Vedashree, Vice President NASSCOM extended a warm welcome to all dignitaries on stage: more

The Big Data Disruption

Often I hear big data or data science lauded as a “disruptive” movement destined to change the way business is done across the internet, industries, and the world. I don’t disagree. Using data, Netflix changed the way we discover and consume film and television. Amazon has done the same for thousands of consumer goods, including books. Countless industries have been “disrupted” by data-driven companies.
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Gender Inclusivity – Unleashing The Value Of A Million Minds

At 25 – 40 per cent, the IT BPM sector ranks highest in employing women, which easily translates into a million jobs. Admittedly, in the leadership grid there’s a perceptible drop, sometimes even as low as 5 per cent. However, a compounded annual growth of 11 per cent of female recruits at entry level, clearly signals this sector continues to do many things right, and create a favourable environment for women to pursue their careers.
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