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Case Study

iPad App Helps Forest Service Distribute Maps for Firefighters

The U.S. Forest Service deploys a mobile map application for firefighters and emergency responders to use in the field and for tactical planning.

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Feature

India Post Simplifies Deliveries with Technological Integration

K Balasubramanian, Deputy Director General-Technology, India Post, talks about the technological integration with e-commerce companies for same-day deliveries.

Fit to Lead: What Fitness can Teach you About Leadership

Louis Sylvester applies the principles he used as a personal trainer to get his clients "fitter, stronger, healthier and generally feel better about themselves" in the enterprise space.

Paperless Office is a Distant Reality in India: Susheel John, Kodak Alaris

With more than 600 large enterprises as its customers in India, Kodak Alaris is well placed to consolidate data from digital and paper sources and deliver digitization of documents to organizations. Digital India and other e-governance initiatives will act as a catalyst to drive digitization in India, says Susheel John, Managing Director, Document Imaging, APAC, Kodak Alaris. Excerpts from the interview.

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Interview

DSCI, NASSCOM Architecting Security for Digital Transformation: Nandkumar Saravade, DSCI

Nandkumar Saravade, CEO, Data Security Council of India (DSCI) says that DSCI and NASSCOM have realized the significance of cyber security quite early, and had included promotion of Indian cyber security companies as part of their trade delegations to the global market. 

My Job is to Hallucinate: Unisys CTO

Jim Thompson, CTO, Unisys, talks to Computerworld India about the company’s Forward! solution, the state of the Unix mission critical market and how India figures in Unisys’s future plans.

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Video

Video: Budget 2014 Expectations

Indian CIOs from a diverse set of industries tell us what they expect from budget 2014. Their views range from the implementation of GST, to infrastructure development, and from tax incentives to digital governance.

Computerworld Tech Update: 02 - 06 December, 2013

In this roundup of tech news from ComputerWorld for the week 02 - 06 December, 2013, we talk about Amazon Drone, Twitter fake followers, Indian Smartphone market, Botnet and Google's Compute Engine.

Computerworld Tech Update: 18 - 22 Nov, 2013

In this roundup of tech news for the week 18 - 22 November, 2013 we talk about Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, Salesforce.com and the Indian IT market.

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News

The TPP is getting closer -- what does it mean for the tech sector?

Despite the apparent nearness of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement, the contents are still largely cloaked in secrecy, with no official drafts available.

Trillion-dollar world trade deal aims to make IT products cheaper

A new global trade agreement that eliminates tariffs on more than 200 kinds of IT products should result in lower prices to technology buyers around the world as it is implemented over the next three years.

Industry slams govt's telco network security draft reform

A coalition of industry groups have drawn up a number of concerns with the Federal Government's draft legislation into telecommunications infrastructure security.

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Opinion

Aadhaar, IRCTC and the NJAC Eminences

Backed by a database that can be hacked into and changed, the NJAC may not really fix the perceived wrongs in the Supreme Court collegium system.

Thornton May: The Time is Now for Information Governance. But Do You Even Know What It Is?

Information governance covers the entire spectrum of information management, but most people have a fuzzy notion of what it is. 

Secure Smartphones are Nice, but Not Enough

Everybody talks about smartphone security. But who's going to do something about it?

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Slide-Show

7 Apps By The Indian Government You Need to Use

There are over hundreds of government initiated apps for Android, Apple and Windows devices. With Narendra Modi’s Digital India initiative, the government has released several new feature-rich smartphone applications.

Six Global Events That Showcase The Power of Social Media

In the past decade, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram have transformed from socializing and promotion platforms to our voice for protests and resentment.

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