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India: The Next Big Startup Nation?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

India has been synonymous with IT services for a while. India''s status as a global IT services hub is well-known. Less so.

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India's Mobile Apps & Services Industry is in a Slump. - NextWala

NextWala

New Delhi, India. Anu Anand on Indias Mobile Apps & Services Industry is in a Slump. FYI - Your Guide to Indias Acronym Blizzard.

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[ADV] [Event] [India] Cloud Computing World Forum India

YoungUpstarts

Taking place on October 12, 2011 at JW Marriott in Mumbai, India, the Cloud Computing World Forum India is a free-to-attend event and will feature all of the key players within the cloud computing and SaaS market providing an introduction, discussion and look into the future for the ICT industry. Show Highlights.

FYI - Your Guide to India's Acronym Blizzard - NextWala

NextWala

New Delhi, India. Anu Anand on Indias Mobile Apps & Services Industry is in a Slump. FYI - Your Guide to Indias Acronym Blizzard.

How India Can Surge Ahead in Entrepreneurship

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The only problem I notice is that people here in India are constantly "reinventing the wheel"—doing too much that's not necessary.

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Start-up Tips: Identifying Intellectual Property, Simplified

YoungUpstarts

Professionalisms business law India intellectual property intellectual property rights legal protection Navarre RoySRK to get copyrighted?”

Applits: Mobile Software for the People, By the People

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

This app-making community made it to the championship round of Inc.''s Coolest College Startups competition. See how it got there. The only problem?

Compete with CLOSED-LOOP DATA, not software - NextWala

NextWala

New Delhi, India. Anu Anand on Indias Mobile Apps & Services Industry is in a Slump. FYI - Your Guide to Indias Acronym Blizzard.

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Is India finally getting serious about software, not just services?

deal architect

The big irony about India is it has produced tens of thousands of software engineers, but hardly any successful software or web services companies.

Business of Software Video and Google Hangout: Alex Osterwalder – Tools to Help You Run Your Business

Business of Software Blog

Alex is one of the world’s leading experts on the subject of business models and business modeling though these days he is focused on building a global software business of his own from his mountain lair in Switzerland. Join the Business of Software Community. Get the latest updates from Business of Software free to you. Great.

Software Is Eating the World—And Will Help to Feed It

John O'Farrell

Like its fellow BRICs China and India, Brazil has experienced a massive economic boom over the past decade.  Far from succumbing to famine, India and its peers became first self-sufficient and then net exporters of food, as a technology-powered “Green Revolution” enabled a massive increase in agricultural productivity.

WSJ - iPad for Small Businesses in India

VentureWoods

I penned some thoughts on how iPad kind of device can be used to create SAAS offerings for SMB customers in India, across healthcare, hospitality and other sectors. Full article here. Would love to get thoughts, Tags: Ideas & Companies

You Can’t Spell Hardware without H-A-R-D

K9 Ventures

Computing and software came a few years later for me as access to computers wasn’t as easy or affordable. Hardware is different.

Working with Other Cultures: How to Do Business in India [guest post]

VC Cafe

E ze pinged me few weeks back saying he’s going to visit India. India today is a vibrant global business center. Alright, enough said.

Creating Culture, One Step at a Time

Entrepreneur Success Blog

To develop a web-based software that companies can use to grow their business. 2. mobileStorm’s Core Team. wanted freedom of choice.

Video of Dharmesh Shah at Business of Software 2010 Conference

OnStartups

I have now spoken at the Business of Software conference for 3 years in a row. If you enjoyed my talk from Business of Software 2009 or Business of Software 2008 , you'll likely enjoy this too. If you're in the business of software, you should attend. Dharmesh Shah at Business of Software 2010. Applause ). upfront.

Should you come to Business of Software if you are a small, bootstrapped business?

Business of Software Blog

’ “Mark. I run a small bootstrapped software company. Business of Software Team. My cell is below if you need to reach me.

Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Spotlight On IIT Kharagpur, India

ReadWriteStart

For the uninitiated, IIT KGP is considered one of the top technology schools in India, and it is located in the Eastern part of the country, not far from the city of Kolkata. Today, at IIT KGP, we caught a glimpse of some of the budding heroes of 21 st century India. Sponsor. mobHUB. Optimum Mobility Services. BUYHatke. TransTag.

Seth Godin. Are you afraid to truly make an impact? Video & transcript of Business of Software talk 2010

Business of Software Blog

Another stunning talk from Business Software 2010, this time Seth Godin.  Business of Software 2011, Boston, MA, October 24-26 th 2011 [link]  For people growing sustainable, profitable, software businesses. It's where I started in the software business. This is the pre-Internet model of building software.

9 Most Important Indians to Follow on Twitter

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

anandmahindra : The chairman of one of India’s largest business groups, Anand Mahindra was one of the early business leaders to embrace Twitter.

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Expert Insight: India's Software Companies Need a New Model

EIN News

Google and Microsoft. So, can investors and venture capitalists expect more companies like Zoho to emerge. products space, although this is gradually changing. companies already use Indian outsourcing companies to

HBS Entrepreneurs Founded the Most Startup Unicorns of Any MBA Program

View from Seed

MBA Unicorns Weigh Heavily Toward Software, Consumer Internet, and E-Commerce. India: ShopClues (Washington University St. Key Insights.

A “Starter” Mobile Strategy

Andrew Payne

For example, in India, mobile phones now account for nearly 50% of consumer Internet usage , and mobile usage is growing rapidly world-wide. SoftwareYou have to be living under a rock to miss the shift in Web usage from “traditional” devices (desktop and laptop) to mobile devices (phones and tablets). WebKit).

The Minnesota Company Solving India's Energy Shortage

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

How a 55-person business in Minnetonka developed the software solution India needed to tackle its energy problems. company. ”

Exciting Year for Mobile Software IPOs - Motricity, Velti, ePocrates.

NextWala

New Delhi, India. Anu Anand on Indias Mobile Apps & Services Industry is in a Slump. Anu Anand on Indias Mobile Apps & Services Industry is in a Slump. Anu Anand on Social/Mobile Platforms have Changed the Game in the US (but not India yet). Social/Mobile Platforms have Changed the Game in the US (but not India yet).

For Here or To Go

Feld Thoughts

It’s 2am on Friday and I’m awake because Brooks the Wonder Dog is afraid of thunderstorms. Now, this wasn’t a dry movie.

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A “Starter” Mobile Strategy

Andrew Payne

For example, in India, mobile phones now account for nearly 50% of consumer Internet usage , and mobile usage is growing rapidly world-wide. SoftwareYou have to be living under a rock to miss the shift in Web usage from “traditional” devices (desktop and laptop) to mobile devices (phones and tablets). WebKit).

India Emulates and Supports American Exceptionalism

Campus Entrepreneurship

Our friend Tom Friedman of the NYTimes.com highlights that it is morning in India , not America. While an observational piece from an opinion journalist, there is enough credible evidence elsewhere to support his take on India enthusiasm for work, growth… the future! India has flourished ever since. exporters.

Adobe Systems Rolls Out Creative Cloud Over Asia

YoungUpstarts

“A product release cycle of 12 months to 14 months for software is just not relevant anymore.” market last April.

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6 Ways To Prevent Disastrous Outsourcing Decisions

Startup Professionals Musings

Outsourcing is defined as contracting the work to another company, usually located in a developing country, like India, China, or Eastern Europe.

Five lethal mistakes in offshore software development

murkygrey.com

They emerge a few years later in hoards of brilliant and eager software developers. As a development manager I have, over the years, utilized development teams in India, China and Russia. Why not put them to work for you? They are smart, talented, easy to find and hire and they work for very reasonable pay. My advice: don’t!

Should You Co-Found Your Company With a Software Development Shop (2 of 2)?

David Teten

Vlad is also the CEO at DarwinApps , a software development shop. This is further compounded due to the nature of building software.

How To Grow and Scale A Culture with Limited Funds – Alicia Navarro

Business of Software Blog

Join the Business of Software Community. Get the latest updates from Business of Software free to you. Scaling is a challenge which presents itself to any company starting out. Further to this, cash flow is the single greatest reason companies fail in the beginning. So how do you scale, whilst remaining respectful of your budget?

7 Ways To Prepare For A Growing Global Opportunity

Startup Professionals Musings

Just the middle class in India is equal in size to the entire population of the United States. with demands for new products and services.

To Outsource or Not to Outsource Software

Startup Professionals Musings

If your software is your solution and “secret sauce,” don’t entrust it to outsiders of any kind. Don’t outsource your core competency.

Six Criteria for Outsourcing the Right Processes

Startup Professionals Musings

If your software is your solution and “secret sauce,” don’t entrust it to outsiders of any kind. Don’t outsource your core competency.

What have you done for me lately?

deal architect

Enterprise Software (IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP) Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant) Outsourcing (IBM, Accenture, EDS

Co-Founder of Akamai to Speak at Happy Hour on Thursday!

Texas Startup Blog

Preetish co-founded Akamai Technologies (NASDAQ: AKAM) in 1998Most recently, Preetish was CFO for Neon Enterprise Software. Preetish was also VP, Portfolio and Program Management for BMC Software. Prior to BMC, he was VP, Operations of iVita Corporation, an asset management software startup he helped found. Startup Events

‘India taking leadership in the Cloud’ at the NASSCOM Product Conclave 2010, Bangalore, 10-11th November

VentureWoods

Managing a product company is becoming increasingly complex in today’s shrinking world. Where do you begin? Will you be there.?

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Software firm tops in venture capital

EIN News

SouthPark area, has 30 employees in the United States and 13 contractors in India. "We believe. company, buoyed by a second round of venture capital funding, is poised to grow. Adaptivity Inc., University of Charlotte, called the role of venture capitalists crucial in the growth of small businesses