‘India’s digitalisation pace is unmatched’Cisco has been one of the most enthusiastic participants in India’s digitalisation initiatives. Former CEO John Chambers and current CEO Chuck Robbins have made frequent visits to India.
India a top market for IBM in 2017While its revenue shrank globally, in India IBM's revenues rose from Rs 23,005 crore in 2015-16 to Rs 32,325 crore, or approximately $5 billion, in 2016-17.
Tech R&D gets best talent, pay hike: SurveyThe study does not say how many employees are in the sector, but a study for 2016 had estimated the strength to be 815,000. Some estimate the current strength to be close to a million.
Nadella lays out vision to democratise tech in IndiaNadella also announced several new solutions designed by Microsoft with this purpose. They are solutions for India, and points to a company that is trying to go beyond its traditional Windows and Office users and build a substantially broader audience in the country.
India ready for 4 times jump in digital paymentsNilekani said that the infrastructure needed to enable more than a billion people to transact digitally is already in place, but unlike the West, the Indian economy will digitalise through mobile-based payments.