Recently, at the NASSCOM Infrastructure Management Summit at Bangalore, Nandan Nilekani delivered the opening keynote on the second day. For one, he floored the audinece by his matter-of-fact delivery. But the reason why his keynote stood apart from a typical opening keynote, was that at a conference that was still deliberating upon the ‘why and how’ of the cloud, he spoke about the UID project that could very well be one of the biggest projects to have umpteen applications sitting on the cloud. It was theory vs Practical! more