Columns

  • A catalyst for digital India

    The emphasis of this Budget has been on creating a ‘Digital India’ by proposing setting up of broadband network in villages and promote local manufacturing of hardware and software...

  • Government has displayed its affinity in technology

    eGovernance has helped create a democratic framework based on accountability and transparency and one that empowers citizens

  • eTransactions = Eliminated Transactions

    Sometimes, minimum government can indeed be better governance. Here is how, explains Rajesh Aggarwal. The Central and State Governments are focusing on eTransactions or electronic transactions. Electronic transactions allow...

  • Gearing up for next generation of telecom reforms

    The telecom sector has to return to its vibrant state to meet the PM’s desire to build robust & high capacity ‘I-Ways’ to support the growth of high speed...

  • The Voice of Technology

    It is a strange sight to watch anyone talk to a phone in the middle of a lunch hour at a South Indian restaurant. Before you raise your eyebrows,...

  • The Big Data Edge

    Established companies as well as new entrants are leveraging big data to innovate, compete and capture market value, says Murli Mohan.

  • Rebooting e-governance: IT industry wish list for union budget

    The Indian IT industry is hoping that the forthcoming union budget will unleash a major technology initiative with e-governance in the forefront while also ensuring a stable taxation regime....

  • Bit by bit: The future of computing

    There were a lot of innovations on show at Computex 2014 but the underlying theme is ‘go mobile’, says Nandagopal Rajan

  • Five Reasons Why Aadhaar Must Live On

    Once again, as the critical reports surrounding Aadhaar do the media rounds, some suggesting that the ambitious project can even be scrapped, I feel compelled to write about its...

  • VDI or Session Virtualisation?

    There is no one-type-fits-all: an organisation needs to look at specific needs before deciding on the kind of virtualisation that suits it best