What Does CRL's Acquisition by TCS Mean?

The short answer is: India is not yet ready for serious HPC (high performance computing)  business. TCS has scooped up a great start-up which will allow it to offer more differentiated services to its global clients. As most media outlets have reported today, TCS is acquiring Pune-based Computational Research Laboratories (CRL) for Rs 188 crore. […]

What Does CRL’s Acquisition by TCS Mean?

The short answer is: India is not yet ready for serious HPC (high performance computing)  business. TCS has scooped up a great start-up which will allow it to offer more differentiated services to its global clients. As most media outlets have reported today, TCS is acquiring Pune-based Computational Research Laboratories (CRL) for Rs 188 crore. […]

MNC Trickle-Down Vs the Indian Torrent

Late last year when I was reporting for this special report for Forbes India on science-led innovation, I spoke to Nirmalya Kumar, professor of marketing at London Business School. His book, India Inside, which talks about the invisible innovation in India, was just been published. I wanted to know how serious and deep were the R&D […]

MNC Trickle-Down Vs the Indian Torrent

Late last year when I was reporting for this special report for Forbes India on science-led innovation, I spoke to Nirmalya Kumar, professor of marketing at London Business School. His book, India Inside, which talks about the invisible innovation in India, was just been published. I wanted to know how serious and deep were the R&D […]