Digital technologies to drive Indian IT as outsourcing faces price pressures: ICRA

Anand J

IT industry lobby Nasscom may have refused to predict growth for the upcoming fiscal year for the first time, but rating agency ....

19 March, 2019

Govt may partially fund Nasscom’s Futureskills platform for general use

Shweta Sharma

The Indian government is likely to partially finance a skilling service platform that the IT industry group Nasscom created last ....

11 March, 2019

NASSCOM to set up third IT corridor in China

Anand J

Indian technology lobby National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) has partnered with the Chinese city ....

8 March, 2019

Nasscom’s Mohan Krishnan on using CoEs to boost India’s AI, data sciences capabilities

Shweta Sharma

Over the past three years, Nasscom, the nodal lobby for India’s software services industry, has launched four centres of ....

1 March, 2019

Microsoft has ambitious plans to drive AI in India

Vignesh Ananthraj

Technology giant Microsoft in a whitepaper has outlined the challenges and opportunities India faces with regard to artificial ....

21 February, 2019

Nasscom calls FY19 the year of digital acceleration

Vignesh Ananthraj

The National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) has named 2018-2019 as the year of digital acceleration, ....

20 February, 2019

Investors, startups get govt assurance on angel tax, but little else for now

Payal Ganguly

Top government officials assured angel investors and startup entrepreneurs on Monday that tax and industry departments will look ....

4 February, 2019

Jio, Paytm support lawful interception of messages on OTT platforms

Payal Ganguly

Telecom company Reliance Jio and Alibaba-backed digital wallet firm Paytm are in favour of lawful interception of messages sent ....

10 January, 2019

Industry bodies urge govt to abolish angel tax

Payal Ganguly

In a letter addressed to the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Commerce, multiple industry bodies sought urgent intervention ....

9 January, 2019

Flashback 2018: Deep-tech B2B space finally gets its poster boys

Anand J

Until recently, Indian deep-tech startups weren't considered ready to offer their products and services to enterprises. But ....

31 December, 2018

Why India’s IT firms should huddle up for the future

Debjani Ghosh

At the National Association of Software and Service Companies (Nasscom), members unilaterally support efforts towards addressing ....

26 December, 2018

Flashback 2018: IT services hit refresh as enterprises eye digital transformation

Anand J

When a $25-billion multinational staffing company decided to embark on a digital transformation drive around 18 months ago, it ....

24 December, 2018

Nasscom, Karnataka govt team up to seek ideas in data science, AI

Shweta Sharma

The National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) and the Karnataka government are jointly launching a competition ....

18 December, 2018

Nasscom signs pact with IIT-Madras for re-skilling IT workers

Shweta Sharma

The National Association of Software and Services Companies has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indian Institute ....

17 December, 2018

Nasscom to use members’ CSR funds for re-skilling engineers in blockchain, AI, robotics

Anand J

National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) has said that its non-profit social arm will use members' ....

13 December, 2018

Watch: Need to stop generalising data, says NASSCOM’s Debjani Ghosh

Anand J

Debjani Ghosh took over as president of IT lobby NASSCOM in April this year. In the short span of six months, the former managing ....

29 October, 2018

Seed funding drops 21% in 2018; deep-tech startups booming: NASSCOM report

Dearton Thomas Hector & Anand J

Seed funding in the Indian startup ecosystem has declined by 21% in 2018, Debjani Ghosh, president of the National Association ....

25 October, 2018

Not surprised by Indian govt’s data localisation directives: Michael Dell

Anand J

The Indian government's attempts to ensure that companies adhere to data localisation norms will spawn similar requests from ....

17 October, 2018

Nasscom unveils initiative to support deep-tech startups

Shweta Sharma

The National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) unveiled on Tuesday a programme aimed to help deep-tech ....

18 September, 2018

E-commerce to grow over four times to $150 bn by 2022: Nasscom & PwC report

Payal Ganguly

The country’s e-commerce sector will grow over four times to $150 billion (Rs 10.64 trillion) by 2022, from $36 billion ....

31 August, 2018

Nasscom’s Ashish Aggarwal on why proposed data privacy laws could hurt Indian cos

Anand J

Data privacy has been a hot topic in India of late in the aftermath of the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica controversy, the release ....

20 August, 2018