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  • "#NAMAprivacy: Data localisation's objectives, and its impact on businesses"

    MediaNama, September 8, 2018. Following BSA Country Manager for India, Venkatesh Krishnamoorthy’s participation in MediaNama’s - India’s Data Protection Law Event, the article appeared on MediaNama as part of the series covering the events in Delhi and Bengaluru on India’s Data Protection Law. First in the series of upcoming articles, the story focuses on the data localisation mandate and extensively covers BSA’s views on the restriction and its consequences. The article also includes similar views from other industry experts including Vinayak Hegde, CTO of Zoomcar, Nehaa Chaudhari, Public Policy Lead, TRA Law, Nayantara Ranganathan, Internet Democracy Project, Vinay Kesari, Independent Lawyer, Rahul Matthan, Partner, Trilegal and others.

  • "Let Indian users decide on data localisation: Experts"

    Business Standard, September 7, 2018. Following BSA Country Manager for India, Venkatesh Krishnamoorthy’s participation in the roundtable entitled “Consumer Sovereignty in the times of Data Localisation”, organised by CUTS International (Consumer Unity & Trust Society), this article features BSA’s view as the lead for the story. The article also highlights other expert views on the data localisation mandate and its impact on consumer’s privacy.

  • "Privacy,  broadband woes stalling progress in cloud computing"

    Mint, August 13, 2018. The article is an interview feature with BSA President and CEO, Victoria A. Espinel from her visit to India to meet government officials on policy issues. The Q&A format article focuses on India’s ranking in 2018 BSA Cloud Computing Scorecard and Victoria’s view on the future of the software industry. As part of the conversation, Victoria highlighted India’s position and the importance of privacy laws and broadband infrastructure for cloud adoption. The article also includes BSA’s views on open source software versus licensed software.


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