This very readable book describes the recent social changes in Indian society, resulting from the various applications of new communication technologies. The authors discuss the various processes at work in the country both at the governmental level and in private enterprise, the rapid technological developments and their impact on Indian society, the growth of software technology parks, the internet revolution, and the lessons learned so far. They also highlight the role played by the pioneers, visionaries and innovators.
India's Communication Revolution
The Public Broadcasting Revolution
The Private Television Revolution
The Telecommunications Revolution
The Computer and Internet Revolution
Lessons Learned about Informatization
Glossary of Concepts