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NASSCOM PARTNERS WITH FACEBOOK TO LAUNCH  PRODUCT DESIGN INITIATIVE

To catalyze world class solution development for Indian Innovators New Delhi, 05 May 2016: To evangelize the product design ecosystem in India, NASSCOM today announced its partnership with Facebook to build a `Product Design Initiative’ in the country. This will be a flagship program of the NASSCOM Product Council and will aim to support 500+

NASSCOM ENHANCES COLLABORATION WITH SYMANTEC TO LAUNCH CYBER SECURITY COURSEWARE

  Recognizes Women Power in the Cyber Security Space   New Delhi, April 18, 2016: National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) along with Data Security Council of India (DSCI) and leading security software company Symantec launched the National Occupational Standards for ten cyber security job roles with the corresponding Qualification Packs (QP) in

NASSCOM OPPOSES ENTRY TAX BY STATE GOVERNMENTS ON E- COMMERCE TRANSACTIONS; ITERATES NEGATIVE IMPACT ON THE ECOSYSTEM

New Delhi, 14 April 2016: National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) today expressed its discontentment on a bill by Government of Gujarat to levy entry tax on consumers for interstate ecommerce transactions. NASSCOM believes that such a move will pose significant commercial challenges for e-commerce and logistics companies and to retailers from outside

Gurnani ‘s Leadership at NASSCOM for 2016 – 2017

April 6, 2016, Hyderabad: CP. Gurnani was appointed as the NASSCOM Chairman for 2016-2017 in an event organized at T-Hub, IIIT-Hyderabad, announced National Association of Software and Services companies, NASSCOM. CP. Gurnani will take over as the Chairman, NASSCOM effective 6 April, 2016. He succeeds BVR Mohan Reddy. As its chairman CP. Gurnani will support

NASSCOM PARTNERS WITH THE TAMIL NADU GOVERNMENT TO SET UP THE FIRST STARTUP WAREHOUSE IN THE STATE

  Chennai, March 2, 2016: In an effort to continuously support the young entrepreneurs, National Association of Software & Services (NASSCOM) announces the inauguration of its first warehouse in Chennai today. The MoU signing took place between Department of Information Technology, State of Tamil Nadu, acting through the Electronics Corporation of Tamilnadu and NASSCOM in

Budget 2016: Mixed Bag for the technology and services sector

Clarifications and simplification – boost for business environment, but more needed Extensive Technology adoption in governance – step in right direction Startup India action plan – caveats could be the dampener, need more boost New Delhi, February 29, 2016: NASSCOM today welcomed the Union Budget 2016, while terming it as a mixed bag for the

NASSCOM on Railway budget

NASSCOM welcomes the technology focused initiatives that were announced as a part of Shri. Suresh Prabhu’s Railway Budget 2016. We are glad to note that the government is walking the talk on IT integration and deployment of e-services, to achieve the dream of Digital India. Aimed at showcasing a positive future for railways in India;

NASSCOM sets up the Consumer Interest Protection Task Force to detail action plan to bolster data security measures for BPM industry

Kolkata, February, 22 2016: The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) today announced that it has set up a Consumer Interest Protection Task Force under the BPM Council Chairman, Mr. Keshav R Murugesh, to proactively detail an action plan for the BPM industry in India to further strengthen its efforts to protect consumer interests

NASSCOM 10,000 STARTUPS ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF ‘CODE FOR THE NEXT BILLION PROGRAM’

– Aims to empower the developer community, motivate large scale innovation and create social impact – A 10,000 Start-ups collaboration with Facebook, Unitus, CIIE, CNBC TV 18 & NASSCOM Foundation   Mumbai, 12th February 2016: NASSCOM 10,000 Start-ups today announced the selection of 10 start-ups for the Code for Next Billion Program. These Startups are

NASSCOM IT Services Council Announces the Launch of TechNgage

An annual initiative, TechNgage is aimed at celebrating Technology and Technologists across the country Mumbai, 11 February , 2016 – The NASSCOM IT Services Council (NITSC) today announced the launch of TechNgage, an annual initiative to further enhance technology skills available within the country by providing a platform to recognize highly skilled people. In an