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Dadan Bhai

He is the archetypal non-IT man. He is not press savvy, or even eloquent. He just happened to be the chairman of the company which, during its not-so-long span, mirrored the…

1984

National Computer Policy announced. For the first time the IT industry is accorded a special position.  Minicomp announces the 8-bit IBM-compatible PC, the first PC to be launched in India….

Winner Of The Bourses

IT stocks witnessed considerable improvement in valuation in the calen- dar year 1998. Investors were attracted towards IT stocks after bonus issues by Wipro and NIIT and the turnaround story…

1985

The Rangarajan Committee Report on bank computerization is released. The report discusses mechanization at branch, zonal, and head office levels. Stage I of the computerization was to cover 2,500 branches…

CMC

Computer Maintenance Corp (CMC) began its operations in computer maintenance way back in 1976–the same year that IBM backed out of India after its first entry. Although hardware maintenance continues…