Monthly Archives: October 2011

Persistent Whitepaper: Best Practices for merging your data after an merger/acquisition

When two companies merge, one of the biggest headaches is merging all the systems and processes of the two companies, including all the data. Doing this well is critical to the success of the merger. Specifically: It is critical that … Continue reading

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KPIT Cummins to setup automotive technical center for PACCAR

PACCAR, a global technology company that designs and manufactures trucks is partnering with Pune’s KPIT Cummins Infosystems to set up a technical center in Pune that will focus on engineering, IT, and component sourcing for PACCAR’s worldwide productions, according to … Continue reading

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Persistent Whitepaper: Assessing the long-term ROI of the Cloud

The Persistent Systems blog has a whitepaper that is written with the intention of helping companies decide whether migrating their complex, legacy, in-house applications to the cloud is going to benefit them over the long term or not. It gives … Continue reading

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Getting a loan for your startup – SMSBlocker’s experience

Most startup founders are not aware that you can get a bank loan of up to a crore under the CGTMSE scheme, without requiring any collateral, just on the basis of the business plan. And those who have heard about … Continue reading

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Business Standard Q&A with Pune’s Ganesh Natarajan on Indian IT Industry Outlook

Business Standard has an interview with Ganesh Natarajan, CEO of Zensar Technologies, and the head of the IT committee of CII, and ex-Chairman of NASSCOM, where he talks about the outlook for the Indian IT Industry, and also future plans … Continue reading

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Pune is a hotspot for German Companies

Business Standard has a report pointing out that Pune has become a favorite destination for German companies to set up a development/manufacturing center in the last few years. Excerpts: According to Zubin Kabraji, regional director, Indo-German Chamber of Commerce, Pune … Continue reading

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Pune Dial-a-Rickshaw startup in the news

Pune startup Ay Auto, which allows you to call a number (84460-01234) and get a rickshaw is in the news. They launched just last month, but have managed to get themselves covered by the Times of India. Another dial-a-rickshaw service … Continue reading

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