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Empowering small businesses & SMEs through Cloud technology, the Deskera way

Empowering small businesses & SMEs through Cloud technology, the Deskera way

SMEs in India contribute more than 45 per cent of the industrial output. It is these SMEs that innovate and help create value for our communities through job opportunities. With the launch of initiatives like Make in India, the Government of India has been active in bringing out solutions to help SMEs thrive. Additionally, the Government’s ambitious ‘Digital India’ project to offer a one-stop shop for Government services is further bolstering the sector by introducing internet and broadband to remote corners of the country and increasing trade. “Most SMEs typically use outdated systems like spreadsheets or even pen and paper…
How Artificial Intelligence (AI) is becoming future of ERP software optimization

How Artificial Intelligence (AI) is becoming future of ERP software optimization

Artificial intelligence (AI) is taking the world by storm. According to research firm Markets and Markets report “Artificial Intelligence Market by Technology,” AI market would be worth USD 16.06 billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of 62.9% from 2016 to 2022. It is impacting industries and human lives. Similarly, it's effect on enterprise software too. The world is digitizing and digital transformation technologies are surging. “The more we digitalize, the more our prosperity is secured,” says Wolfgang Wahlster of the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI). AI tools are impacting enterprise resource planning technology (ERP). Due to powerful…
Internet of Things (IoT) poised to expand massively in the future

Internet of Things (IoT) poised to expand massively in the future

About 8.4 billion connected devices will be in use worldwide in 2017, up from 31 per cent in 2016. This is well on course to reach 20.4 billion by 2020, says research firm Gartner. It also says total spending on endpoints and services will reach $2 trillion in 2017. This is the boom predicted in the Internet of Things (IoT) technology. Let’s see how enterprises are faring with respect to such digital transformative technologies. Manufacturing industry is exploring Internet of Things (IoT) technology There are quite a few factors involved in new-tech implementation in manufacturing industries such as suppliers, partners,…
100 days of GST: How Deskera is helping SMEs cope with new tax regime

100 days of GST: How Deskera is helping SMEs cope with new tax regime

The goods and services tax (GST) was rolled out on 1 July. It has been a 100 days of GST; no mean achievement. It has been touted as one of the biggest tax reform till date. The Central and State Governments came together to make it a success. There have also been glitches, particularly at the back end. The GST Network (GSTN) has been found struggling. Exporters as well as several other sectors of the industry have faced challenges. The GST is actually a work in progress. The GST Council, the top decision-making nodal body, has been invested with federal…
How India is embracing fintech like blockchains and cryptocurrency

How India is embracing fintech like blockchains and cryptocurrency

A blockchain or the cryptocurrency technology is a new approach to accounting as well as data organization. It is making waves across the world. They have been termed by the World Economic Forum as technology pioneer. Many financial experts call it as “the next best thing after the Internet.” Moreover, it is quite relevant to applications across all kinds of digital record-keeping as well as transactions. Many companies are exploring the technology to find out how to adopt this technology to their advantage. This could easily be the most transformative of all digital financial technology till date. It has the…
Hybrid cloud to drive overall Cloud adoption by Indian enterprises

Hybrid cloud to drive overall Cloud adoption by Indian enterprises

Enterprises wanting to go in for digital transformation are often confused as to what technology they should use, as this space is changing rapidly. To be able to compete in this era, enterprises need to be agile and flexible. On the other hand, cloud computing is gaining momentum as businesses shift from legacy to cloud systems and organizations push for digital business strategies. It is a widely accepted fact now that cloud Applications offer better functionalities and connectivity than legacy and monolithic systems. Additionally, enterprises get the opportunity to access reliable and affordable technology as they compete to be cheaper,…
Bridging the skill divide in India: Deskera launches Student Training Program

Bridging the skill divide in India: Deskera launches Student Training Program

India Skills Report suggests that by 2025, more than 250 million of India’s youth would have entered the workforce, while only 5% of that human resource pool would have employability, obtained through formal training. This is despite the fact that new centers of higher education, particularly private colleges, keep mushrooming across India. As many as 5,000,000 Indian students graduate every year, of which many are unaware of the basics of their field. What would they do if they are unable to meet the industry’s standards? Around 15 million youth enter the workforce every year. Of this, over 75 percent are…
How Big Data Analytics can help the telecom sector in India

How Big Data Analytics can help the telecom sector in India

Big Data is transforming several industries like healthcare, financial markets, insurance, etc. “information is power.” This is actually coming true. Continuous evolution of telecommunications is leading to rapid information dispersal globally. No wonder, the theme for World Telecommunications Day was “Big Data for Big Impact.” Global research firm Gartner says companies are gathering more data and data science will continue to grow by 800 percent in the coming five years. The telecom sector should take advantage of the data deluge as legacy systems cannot resolve complex data processing problems. This is the time to leverage new age technology as the…
Deskera employees take the Swachhta Hi Seva Pledge

Deskera employees take the Swachhta Hi Seva Pledge

Swachhta hi Seva is a way of life. Indeed, cleanliness is next to godliness. This is an old adage but still holds true, particularly for our country where garbage is jettisoned freely. It is a common sight in the morning to see people defecating openly along railway lines across the country. That open defecation is still being practiced to this day and age is a sorry state of affairs. The National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) report states that India has the largest number of people practicing open defecation—around 525 million or more than a third of the population. The practice…