Hyderabad to be made 'cyber-safe' city: Telangana Minister

 Telangana Minster for IT and Panchayat Raj K T Rama Rao today said that the state government would partner with industry bodies NASSCOM and DSCI to make its capital -- Hyderabad -- a "cyber-safe destination".

DoT panel for regulation of domestic Internet calls
DoT panel for regulation of domestic Internet calls

 An official panel on net neutrality has proposed regulation of domestic calls on Internet-based apps like Skype, Whatsapp and Viber by putting them on par with services offered by telecom operators, a recommendation that came under immediate attack from industry bodies.

Nasscom sets up cyber security task force

IT industry body Nasscom and Data Security Council of India (DSCI) has launched a task force that aims to build India as a global hub for providing cyber security solutions.

Need to define Net Neutrality appropriately: Nasscom

As the uproar over the Net neutrality issue continues, industry body Nasscom today said the concept should be defined appropriately as the term itself was perceived "differently" across the globe.

Indian IT industry body bats for net neutrality

Asserting that the all-pervasive internet had become an aspect of modern living, an Indian IT industry body on Tuesday favoured net neutrality so that it is accessible for the common good of all.

Mumbai Police awarded for effective fight against cyber crimes

Mumbai Police have bagged an award for initiating proactive steps to tackle cyber crime and building capacities to address investigation needs of online space.

Data Security Council to offer cyber forensics certification

Data Security Council of India (DSCI), a body set up by Nasscom, Friday said it will offer cyber forensics certification in India in collaboration with ISC2 (ISC-squared).

Narendra Modi woos India Inc, says IT industry can transform country

BJP`s prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, in a bid to woo the India Inc, stressed that social media can be effectively used in involving people for policy and decision making.

Will seek Nasscom`s help for data recovery: Chavan

Maharashtra Govt will seek help from IT body Nasscom, cyber cell and even foreign experts to recover data from computer hard disks damaged in the fire which gutted top floors of Mantralaya.

Single or double digit salary hike?

The market is certain of a hike to come this April but you have to be lucky to be in a sector that rewards you with a double digit salary growth. For the rest it might be a case of being just happy with a less than 10 percent rise this fiscal.

IT is vehicle of radical change: Pawar

Rajendra Pawar, Founder-
Chairman of NIIT and chairman of NASSCOM, said that
information technology sector is a vehicle of radical change.

CBI inks pact with Nasscom to fight cyber crime

As part of the agreement, Nasscom and Data Security
Council of India (DSCI) will act as knowledge partners for the
CBI in the area of cyber security.

NASSCOM launches WEConnect India for women-owned businesses

IT industry lobby group NASSCOM on Tuesday
launched WEConnect India, an affiliate of WEConnect
International, which reaches out to women-owned businesses.

IT industry will post double-digit growth next yr: NASSCOM

IT industry body Nasscom has said the sector will regain double-digit growth from April next year leaving behind the prolonged recession.

`Land meant for real estate should be given for WB IT project`

In the wake of West Bengal
scraping a proposed IT township project after a land scam at
Vedic Village, industry body Nasscom today said the state
government should provide land to IT companies from its real
estate pool.

Double digit growth in IT exports expected next fiscal: Nasscom

Signs of recovery in the US and the European economies makes IT and software industry body National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM) hopeful of seeing double-digit growth in the country`s IT exports sector.

Mahindra among top five IT companies: Nasscom

As an aftermath of the
multi-billion dollar fraud at Satyam Computer early this year,
the Hyderabad-based firm is now officially out of the league
of the country`s largest software companies.

Software & services exports revenue to grow just 4-7%: Nasscom

After a dream run for years, India`s export revenues from software and services industry is expected to see just 4-7% growth this fiscal.