‘Digitisation will improve the quality of life’

Digitisation is not an end in itself, but a means to an end, says Ram Sewak Sharma, Secretary, Department of Electronics and Information Technology. His department is the nerve of the ‘Digital India’ programme along with partners both in the public and private sector. In a conversation with BusinessLine, Sharma shared his thoughts on the…

Central team participates in valedictory function of Digital India Week

Srinagar,July 07 (Scoop News)-A high level team of Information Technology (IT) department,Government of India headed by Scientist-G, Senior Director DEITY, Dr. R. Pitchiah today visited National Institute of Electronic and Information Technology (NIELIT), Rangreth andCentral University Campus Indranagar to participate in the concluding function of the Digital India Week, here. The team was accompanied by…

Microsoft bats for White-Fi to help digital India

US software major Microsoft Corporation says its newly-developed White-Fi technology can provide free WiFi connectivity to a large section of the Indian population, thus, giving a boost to the Prime Minister’s Digital Indiainitiative. White-Fi or television White-Space technology works like WiFi on a bigger scale. “TV White-Space technology puts the unused spectrum in the TV…