Data management

Need a cure for what ails your city? Data is the best medicine

Wed, 2015-11-04 19:30 -- Kevin Ebi

From containing deadly epidemics to recovering from natural disasters, a new partnership that involves IBM, MasterCard and leading governments aims to find answers by finding data. Learn why data is so important and get inspiration for using it to tackle your city’s issues.

MasterCard’s growing role in smart cities (and why data matters)

Fri, 2015-10-23 18:30 -- SCC Staff

Some may wonder about a global payments and technology company becoming heavily involved in the smart cities initiative, but MasterCard most certainly has. Read the story for a MasterCard official’s view of the company’s role in smart cities. Hint: It has a lot to do with data.

New service lines to account for 40% of IT revenues by 2025: Nasscom

Fri, 2015-10-09 16:05 -- India Editor

Building capabilities, entrepreneurship and encouraging innovation clusters are some of the key action points according to Nasscom, which have to be worked out in coordination with the government, industry and academia in order to become a global centre for innovation in digital technology. Read to find out what the IT body foresees for the industry in the next decade.