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Leader Talk: Interview with Minesh Doshi, Director, Silver Touch Technologies

1. The company has been around for a very long time. Please share your thoughts on how the landscape has shaped up, laying emphasis on digital disruption. How differently are you doing things now? Yes, it has indeed been a very long journey especially after having started from a Tier 2 city (Ahmedabad) where the ecosystem leaves a lot to be desired. Later on, we expanded to Mumbai, Delhi, USA, UK ...

TechVoice: How IBM Is Advancing Application of AI & Blockchain For Industry

Gargi Dasgupta, Director, IBM Research India & CTO, IBM India and South Asia in an exclusive chat with NASSCOM CoE IoT-DSAI about IBM playing a crucial role in advancing AI in India, and why blockchain technology isa transformative solution for industries Tell us about the IBM Research Lab and the work it has been doing GD: At IBM Research, we work on cutting edge technologies that will furthe...

Policy Brief: Highlights of the inter-ministerial committee’s report on virtual currencies

Context On 2 November 2017, a high-level inter-ministerial committee headed by the then economic affairs secretary Subhash Chandra Garg was set up to study the issues related to virtual currencies and propose specific action to be taken in this matter. The mandate of the Committee included an examination of the policy and legal framework for the regulation of virtual currencies. The members of the...

Discussing agri data with Pak Regi Wahyu, HARA

I was privileged to have good discussions with Pak Regi Wahyu about how he is trying to solve biggest problem in AgTech today. Which is data. His company HARA connects rural smallholder farmers with banks, insurance companies and input producers through data, by simply sharing the usually hard to obtain data. Within this ecosystem, good information is the basis for inclusion. Moreover, the data is...

Decoding The Evolution Of Blockchain

Depending on who you ask, blockchains are either the most important technological innovation since the internet or a solution looking for a problem. The tech and investment worlds are abuzz over blockchain and cryptocurrencies. According to CoinDesk, venture capital funding allocated to the space has steadily increased since 2013, and in 2017, the number of global crypto-focused funds exploded fro...

Blockchain Technology Pushing the Barrier for Distributed Energy Generation in Oil and Gas

Of late, one technology that is set to transform the oil and gas sector is inevitably “Blockchain”, and the blockchain revolution is starting right here and right now.  The big task ahead for the oil and gas sector is how swiftly and successfully it can move to take advantage of the many foreseen opportunities that blockchain will bring.  For oil and gas value chain, data has gone from an asset to...

Government of Telangana releases draft Blockchain Policy

Policy Update 24.05.2019 Background In a move aimed at becoming a leader in emerging technologies, the government of Telangana has released a draft Blockchain Policy outlining the framework of the blockchain ecosystem, which will be set up in its capital city. The draft document proposes to position Hyderabad as one of the top 10 Blockchain cities of the world. “Taking a giant leap in this directi...

Increase Your Business Potential Using Blockchain Technology

Often owning a dealership business does not pay you back the way you had hoped it would. For instance, there can be times where you have served a lot of clients but gained nothing more than a few bucks. This is often normal because of the human error, procedural delays and inefficiency due to lack of technology. But would you not like to eliminate these mistakes and boost your business with the he...

AVASANT-NASSCOM India Blockchain Report 2019

The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) launched the findings of the AVASANT-NASSCOM India Blockchain Report 2019, which highlighted the developments in the global and Indian Blockchain market and ecosystem. The report has been developed extensively by incorporating inputs from over 50 industry leading experts and participants of the Blockchain ecosystem. The transfor...

Agritech Case Study Series: Jivabhumi

Product Name: FOODPRINT™ – Digitising agriculture for a safer, transparent and traceable food supply chain Name of Organization: Jivabhumi Agri Tech Private Limited At the helm: Srivatsa Sreenivasarao and Anil Nadig Year of Incorporation: 2016 Website: https://foodprint.farm and http://jivabhumi.com Core technology used: Blockchain, Cloud, Mobility. PROJECT DETAILS 1. Tell us about yo...

Webinar: India Blockchain Report Launch 2019

Blockchain technology promises to transform economies and change the way enterprises and governments work. But how much of this is hype and how much is actually happening on the ground? Over 50 countries are working actively to develop blockchain standards and a conducive regulatory framework to integrate blockchain into their economies. Even in India, a traditionally tech-cautious country, 50% of...

Blockchain: The Basic Hope of Transparency

On the first day of the NASSCOM Technology and Leadership Forum 2019 (NTLF2910), Steven Hall said about Blockchain, “From a sustainability standpoint, blockchain consumes too much power right now, even though the distributed ledger technology is pathbreaking.” Milk IT! On Day 2, an inconspicuous session at the fag end of the day on the realities of blockchain technology in this fiscal pulled in th...

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