Tag: Nasscom

Indian Cybersecurity Industry Hits $9.8 Bn In Revenue: Nasscom
Indian Cybersecurity Industry Hits $9.8 Bn In Revenue: Nasscom

"The decade's worth of digital transformation has taken place in the last two years and India's technology industry has emerged as the preferred digital solutions partner with cybersecurity as a key growth vertical. Cybersecurity is now a boardroom agenda," said Debjani Ghosh, President, Nasscom.

Work From Home to hybrid model
Work From Home & Office To Coexist At TCS, Infosys, Wipro , HCL, Other IT Companies!

Recently, a survey conducted by the IT industry apex body, NASSCOM stated that both employees and employers are equally interested in making a comeback to the workplace.

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Cloud Professionals
Big Job Opportunity: Over 20 Lakh Cloud Professionals Needed by 2025

Good news for all the Cloud professionals in India! India ranks 3rd globally with 6,08,000 professionals catering to high demand for cloud solutions. And, India will have at least 20 lakh job opportunities for Cloud professionals in the next 4 years!

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60K Jobs For Women
TCS, Wipro, Infosys, HCL Likely To Hire 60,000 Females From Campuses This Year

With an aim to improve gender diversity, top IT companies such as Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), HCL Technologies, Wipro, and Infosys may hire around 60,000 women candidates through campus placements this year.

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Govt extends 'work from home' connectivity norms for IT, BPO firms till Jul 31

New Delhi: The government has extended the relaxed connectivity norms for ‘work from home’, applicable on IT and BPO companies, till July 31, amid the coronavirus pandemic. The deadline for the easier norms was to end on April 30. Industry body Nasscom said the decision to extend the timelines on relaxed norms for other service […]

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Indian Start-Ups Can Create 12 Lakh Direct Jobs By 2025

New Delhi: India’s start-up ecosystem has the potential to create up to 12.5 lakh direct jobs by 2025, from 3.9-4.3 lakh direct jobs in 2019, according to a new report from industry body National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom). The number of indirect jobs created by the start-up ecosystem in India can jump […]

India Added 1,300 Start-Ups In 2019, Including 7 Unicorns

New Delhi: India added over 1,300 start-ups, including 7 unicorns in 2019, making the country the third biggest start-up ecosystem in the world behind China and the US, according to a new report from industry body National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom). The total funding received by start-ups in 2019 stood at $4.4 […]

WhatsApp, NASSCOM to impart digital literacy

New Delhi: In a bid to curb fake news during the general elections, WhatsApp and NASSCOM Foundation on Monday came together to impart digital literacy training. As part of the partnership, WhatsApp and NASSCOM Foundation will train nearly 1,00,000 Indians to spot false information and provide tips and tricks to stay safe on WhatsApp. The […]

Indian software products sector growing 9.5% yearly: Nasscom

Bengaluru: Indian software products sector, which is estimated to be worth $7-billion, is growing at a rate of 9.5 per cent annually, IT industry apex body Nasscom said on Wednesday. “India is already a matured software product ecosystem, currently a $7-billion sector with 3,720 companies, and growing at 9.5 per cent annually,” Nasscom said in a […]

Global firms prefer Indian techies despite US visa issues: Nasscom

New Delhi: Despite rising visa barriers, global firms prefer to hire Indian techies in the US due to shortage of skills in North America, said IT industry apex body Nasscom President R. Chandrashekhar on Wednesday. Global firms continue to find India suitable for talent and skilled workers in the US where there is an acute […]

Odia innovator's venture in NASSCOM's top-50 emerging startups

Bhubaneswar: Young Odia innovator and entrepreneur Subrat Parida’s Racetrack.ai, a Bengaluru based startup has been placed in  NASSCOM’s top 50 emerging startups 2017 list. NASSCOM Chairman Mukul Roy felicitated Subrat at a special award ceremony in Bengaluru. Racetrack has been awarded for its innovative product ‘Marvin’, an Artificial Intelligence-driven sales communication robot that engages customers […]

India adds 1,000 tech start-ups in 2017: Nasscom

Bengaluru: India added about 1,000 technology start-ups in 2017, retaining its position as the third largest hub for entrepreneurship, IT apex body Nasscom said on Thursday. “About 1,000 tech start-ups were registered this year (2017), taking their total to 5,200 and making India the world’s third largest start-up ecosystem,” said Nasscom Chairman Raman Roy here […]

Indian back office services posted $30 billion in FY 2017: Nasscom

Bengaluru: The back office services sector posted about $30 billion revenue in2016-17, with 12 lakh employees, said the Indian IT industry apex body Nasscom on Thursday. “The Indian Business Process Management (BPM) or back office services sector remains the world’s largest base, with $30 billion (Rs.1,95,000 crore) revenue and 12-lakh employees in 2016-17,” Nasscom Chairman […]

Nasscom offers Rs 10-lakh grant for social innovations

Bengaluru: Nasscom Foundation of the Indian IT industry apex body on Wednesday announced a Rs 10-lakh grant each for mentoring technology-based social innovations in five thematic areas. “The Nasscom Social Innovation Forum (NSIF) will award grants of Rs 10 lakh each to winners of innovations in five areas of financial inclusion, healthcare, environment, education and […]

National Level Engineering Contest Ingenium
Entries invited from engineering students for 7th edition of Ingenium

Thiruvananthapuram: Entries are being invited from engineering students across the country to take part in the 7th edition of ‘National Level Engineering Contest Ingenium’ here in Kerala. The contest is conducted by QuEST Global, a premier engineering solutions provider, which has one of its three centres in the country at the Technopark campus, here. QuEST, […]

Govt gears up for e-waste management in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Carrying forward its earlier decision for e-waste management drive, the Odisha government today entered into a partnership with National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM), Manufacturing Association of Information Technology (MAIT) and Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology for control and management of e-waste in Bhubaneswar. A workshop to this effect was organized […]

NASSCOM to open office in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) today announced plans to set up an office in Bhubaneswar to boost IT and ITeS in eastern India. The NASSCOM also reiterated its commitment to explore further opportunities to partner with the state government. The announcements were made at the end of the NASSCOM’s three-day leadership […]

Odisha to invest Rs 2000 cr in IT sector every year

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has decided to invest about Rs 2000 crore in IT sector every year from next year. Informing this to the media after attending the interactive session on the first day of the three-day conclave of the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) in the city here on Saturday, State […]

'IT exports to grow 12-14 percent in 2016'

Indian IT exports, including software services and products are projected to grow 12-14 percent in the ensuing fiscal (2015-16), the industry's representative body Nasscom said today