Case Study

Impact Assessment Related Studies on Technology Trends

  • Wearables – Are Indian consumers aware?: A quantitative study to determine the level of awareness that Indian urban consumers have towards wearables.
  • Cloud adoption in SME: Are SMEs aware and ready to adopt cloud? Are they aware of cloud services and its benefits? What will make them start adopting cloud services for some of their core business applications? These are some of the key questions that were answered as part of the cloud adoption study for SMEs.
  • Supercapacitor market estimation: Are super capacitors the next big electronic component innovation? Can India be a part of this revolution and stamp its position in the global map? Can the “Make in India” call of our Prime Minister drive investment in supercapacitors in the country? The estimation of the opportunity for supercapacitor in India is a key prelude to addressing some of the above questions. The study focuses on determining the potential for supercapacitors in the country along with the triggers and barriers to adopting supercapacitors and manufacturing them in India.
  • Digital India – Impact assessment of a Pilot project: The call for Digital India has initiated various organizations and industry bodies to consider this an area of investment. To demonstrate the efficacy of Digital India, a village in Northeast India was identified where an impact assessment is being conducted. The idea of the assessment is to determine if the various facets of Digital India is expected to influence the life of villagers in the identified village.
  • Impact of laptop distribution scheme in Tamil Nadu: Various state Governments have embarked on distributing free laptops to students. It is critical for the impact of the distribution of the laptops to be ascertained. The study focuses on understanding the impact of the laptop distribution scheme in Tamil Nadu and the possible impact it has had on the student community. A similar study has also been conducted for Uttar Pradesh.