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A Realistic, Implementable Agricultural Value Chain Governance Platform for Sustainable Transformation

By Dr. Uttam Singh, Published on: 16th July 2020

Agriculture is a predominant sector in many African countries. Recent projections by the World Bank reveal that the agricultural potential in Sub-Saharan Africa is expected to increase the sector’s business to a trillion-dollar by 2030. Despite the immense potential, the agri sector in these regions encounters marginal improvement due to […]


Effective Right of Way (ROW) Mapping and Management

By Santosh Kumar B, Published on: 8th July 2020

Today, one of the major challenges for utilities is understanding the legal rights on their transmission Right of Way (ROW) and accessing private properties to fulfill the maintenance cycles of the transmissions assets. In the course of this process, companies are ending up in conflicts with private property owners, and […]


RMSI Cropalytics Unveils Crop Outlook Report for Kharif 2020 Season

By Ragini and Anupreet, Published on: 16th June 2020

Over the last two decades, changes in the climatic conditions and erratic weather patterns have caused large-scale variations in crop production across the country. Forecasting crop production before any season’s harvest aids in a better understanding of the underlying risks and taking suitable measures for strategizing agri-input and commodity requirements. […]


HD Maps After the Hype

By Hugo Van Der Linde, Published on: 3rd June 2020

While automated driving is getting beyond the hype, HD map development is shifting into a more mature phase. Around five years ago the hype around Automated Driving (AD) was at its peak, with HD mapping in its slipstream. Although Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) had been around for some time, […]


Smart Technologies Manoeuvring the Fight Against Pandemics: COVID-19

By Ragini and Anupreet, Published on: 15th May 2020

COVID-19 is unlike any other past crisis for humanity as it is disrupting the entire world at large. Governments across nations are trying to ensure the safety of their citizens and provide essential support to the affected. Despite the rapid and vast spread, people all over the world are putting […]


Acknowledging the Significance of Maps in Times of Pandemics #Covid–19

By Ragini Bhola, Published on: 30th April 2020

From tracing of contacts to creating buffer zones around COVID-19 clusters, the world is using location intelligence and mapping to fight this pandemic. At least since the 1850 cholera outbreak in London, maps and location-tracking technology have been used as a critical mechanism to tackle and access diseases related information. […]


Increasing Agrarian Distress in India Due to COVID – 19

By Anupreet Kaur, Published on: 14th April 2020

The 21-days  lockdown implemented by the government to curb the spread of coronavirus had a huge impact on different sectors of the economy, especially agriculture. Economists have forecasted serious disruptions in India’s rural economy. Agriculture contributes around 17 percent in the GDP growth of the country and is responsible for […]


Coronavirus Chronicles: How Social Distancing Can Help Flatten the Curve?

By Ragini Bhola, Published on: 31st March 2020

During a global pandemic, life takes on a surreal quality and brings forth an unimaginable change. The ubiquitous information flowing through social media and a constant fire wave of coronavirus news is giving us hard times and a feeling of constant anxiousness. CORONAVIRUS has infected more than three-quarters of a […]


Coronavirus: Its Severity, Impact and How Technology Can Help?

By Ragini Bhola, Published on: 13th March 2020

Looking at the severity of the viral outbreak, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared the novel coronavirus as a global pandemic on Wednesday, 11th March, 2020 after it spread across the globe to six continents and more than 100 countries. As of March 13, 2020, over 134,804 cases have been confirmed in […]