Indian government appoints Infosys’ Kris Gopalakrishnan to head cloud computing panel

Indian government is formulating policy framework for Cloud computing services and has appointed Infosys’ Executive Co-Chairman, Kris Gopalakrishnan to head the panel.Kris_Gopalakrishnan

The panel will suggest a framework to promote cloud computing service in and from the country and the government has also asked the Department of Electronics and Information Technology Secretary, Mr J. Sathyanarayana, to discuss cloud computing issues with the industry after the National IT Policy is approved.(source)

Cofounder of Infosys, Kris Gopalakrishnan took over the CEO role in 2007 and is currently the Chairman of the International Institute of Information Technology,Bangalore, and Vice Chairman of the Board for Information Technology Education Standards (BITES) set up by the Government of Karnataka.

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