Thiruvananthapuram: An IT firm here have developed a software that provides instant information about students to parents via SMS and e-mail.
IT firm ThoughtRipples has developed the software called Gurusparsh, which will be used by 200 schools in Kerala.
ThoughtRipples` CEO Deepak Cherry George said Gurusparsh enables teachers and school authorities to send information about students` absence, class notifications and marks via SMS and e-mail to parents or guardians on their mobile phones.
"Up to a lakh transactional SMSes can be sent at a time via Gurusparsh. The software also comes in handy for drafting examination results and notifying parents about them," George said in a statement.