Tag Archives: government

Why State Governments Need to get Smarter with Data!

Mittwoch, der 27. Juli 2016

Authored by Rajesh Kumar, Sr. Industry Consultant, Teradata India Pvt Ltd Due to its vast population of over 1.2 billion people the Indian state and central government agencies are trying to provision for delivering citizen centric services more effectively and efficiently. In a typical state government, the administrative machinery is divided into various departments for carrying… Read More »

Indian Railways next big station – Big Data Junction!

Donnerstag, der 12. Mai 2016

How’s this for thought? In the NDA’s maiden Railways budget presented in 2015, the word ‘technology’ was mentioned only once. There were another 13-14 references to Braille facilitated coaches etc but nothing more. In the light of this, the 2016 budget wasn’t predicted to be any different. Suresh Prabhu’s 2nd budget however more than made… Read More »

How do I know my city is smart?

Montag, der 29. Februar 2016

The list of 20 smart cities out of the 98 shortlisted for the ‚Smart Cities Mission‘ was released recently. These 20 cities will be the first to receive funds, thus kick starting the process of developing them into ‚Smart Cities‘. 2017 and 2018 will see the inclusion of 40 and 38 cities, respectively. While some… Read More »

Using Big Data Analytics to boost National Security

Freitag, der 12. Februar 2016

Almost after every terrorist attack, quite a lot of attention goes towards how intelligence is collected, analyzed and disseminated in order to protect the country against terrorism activities. In many cases, post-event analysis generally concludes that sufficient information existed such that officials could have intercepted and avoided the incident to happen. For our government security… Read More »