16 search results for "mou"

Bombay High Court: Dream11 is a game of skill, not chance; GST inapplicable on pooled amounts

Facts of the Case: A Criminal Public Interest Litigation (“PIL”) was filed against Dream11, a fantasy sports platform based in India that allows users to play fantasy cricket, hockey, football, kabaddi and basketball. The PIL alleged that Dream11 was carrying out illegal operations of gambling/betting/wagering in the guise of Online Fantasy Sports Gaming (“OFSG”) and hence should be penalized unde...

Computer Vision Use Cases: Product Innovation at it’s best

Most of us would be familiar with the “Terminator Vision”, Hollywood’s portrayal of technology at its best. Terminator, T-800 doesn’t have a picture of John Connor at that age, as far as we know but what it does have is a detailed “Target Profile” [see Header Image] consisting of John’s age and probable location as well as his height (HGHT), weight (WGHT), hair colour & style...

NASSCOM signs MOU for a Strategic partnership with Business Sweden to foster Indo-Swedish Innovation for Sustainability & Global Challenges.

NASSCOM signed an MOU for a Strategic Partnership with Business Sweden to foster Indo-Swedish innovation in areas of sustainability and global challenges. The program UNNATI is a by-product of the visit of Hon’ble PM of India, Shri Narendra Modi’s to Stockholm last year, wherein he signed a ‘Joint Declaration on Innovation Partnership for a Sustainable Future’ with the Swedish PM Stefan Lofven. UN...

Underwater Remote Operated Vehicles (ROVs) and Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs) are Game-Changers for Offshore Oil & Gas

While the naming conventions and associated acronyms for underwater remote operated vehicles (ROVs) and autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) can get a little confusing, it’s clear that these “underwater drones,” represent very cool and important technology!  That’s especially true if your job or business is to find, develop, operate, and/or maintain offshore and subsea oil and gas assets. ROV des...

Japan Calling

Over the last two decades and more, a handful of Indian IT service providers have been operating in Japan. However, low growth, low returns and lack of scale have remained major concerns. Additionally, a lack of a structured approach and intent of focusing on local Japan domestic market coupled with absence of reliable platform for interested Indian and Japanese organizations, remain a big impedim...

The Dubai Internet City & NASSCOM MoU – Leveraging the MENA Opportunities

The ideas for tomorrow – the Dubai way – are born in DIC (Dubai Internet City), a leading tech hub. The Indian IT industry is focused on expanding beyond its traditional markets and the MENA region is certainly up there among the leading destinations. SMEs in Dubai employ 42% of the workforce and contribute 40% to the GDP. There’s huge potential there to collaborate with India.   The MoU signed be...

NITI Aayog & NASSCOM Sign MoU towards promoting AI in India

In June 2018, NITI Aayog came out with the National Strategy for Artificial Intelligence, whereby there were four areas highlighted to harness the full power of AI for India. These are: Research – Core & Applied; Skilling & Re-skilling; Accelerating Adoption; and, Ethics, Privacy & Security.     Both NITI Aayog and NASSCOM have agreed to work and promote AI & Machine Learning towar...

Autonomous Robot Trial by Total is World’s First

Some recent articles were highlighting some exciting new developments related to an autonomous robot being developed for use in oil & gas market. This revolutionary project which will see the world’s first autonomous robot working on an oil rig has been unveiled.  Total is developing the scheme alongside the Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC). The robot will eventually be trialed on Total’s ...

New Era of Autonomous Databases

As we enter a new era in #database technology with the introduction of Oracle’s Autonomous Database Cloud, it is time for organizations to get up to speed in terms of what it enables for the business, and for DBAs, as well, to prepare for the changes to their roles. Recently, during a DBTA webcast, Maria Colgan, Oracle’s master product manager, reflected on the next generation of cloud techn...

Get Dealer Management System for Autonomous Vehicle, The Future Of Mobility

Advancement in electric vehicles and machine learning, along with the popularity of ride-sharing technology are driving fully ‌ (AV) as a reality in recent future. With conditional automation already in place in certain parts of the world, the experts say that the year 2021 will see the fully AV in the form of freight and city transit. In the scenario of changing supply chain, the OEMs would need ...

NASSCOM’s MoU with BRI – a Catalytic Approach to Blockchain Adoption in India

The third week of February 2018 may even be conceived as the “Blockchain Week” in India, what with PM Trudeau’s India visit propitiously coinciding with WCIT-NILF 2018, which has occasioned the spotlight being turned on the said technology. Blockchain applications in India are at a stage where major breakthroughs are awaited, but the potential is tremendous and its expanse way beyond financial ser...

From Self-Driving Autos to the Autonomous Industrial Plant

Recently Nvidia and Uber entered into a partnership that will include the Nvidia GPU’s processors inside the future self-driving cars and trucks and even the autonomous industrial plant. The announcement was made at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Shows (CES) and marks a significant step in Nvidia Drive PX computing platform becoming a supplier of self-driving vehicles. Safe, reliable autonomous veh...

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