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Market Insight: The Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Sector of Bangladesh

Market Insight: The Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Sector of Bangladesh

Thump thump… Silence. Thump thump… Silence. Mr. Anubal, a hotshot IT consultant looks around at the scenery as his taxi hurtles through one of India′s longest flyovers. Then, he notices his destination passing him by to the right, the head offices of Infosys, one of the largest Indian IT firms. Welcome to Bangalore, the Silicon(…)

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A Digital Awakening for Marketing in Bangladesh

A Digital Awakening for Marketing in Bangladesh

In this day and age, people are either asleep or are connected. It is difficult to create a single static definition of digital marketing as consumers search throughout the entire buying process and have access to freely available information and opinion on products and services. There are a number of possible definitions based on which(…)

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Digital Bangladesh in the Making – Part 1

Digital Bangladesh in the Making – Part 1
[In this first of the 2 part series blog, I will unfold some great stories of technology landscape in Bangladesh and how they are having an impact on the making of Digital Bangladesh] As an emerging economy Bangladesh has embraced technology at a rapid pace. The penetration of the telecom sector, mobile commerce and advent of internet(…)

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A Cloudy Potential

A Cloudy Potential

Mahmud looked at a table titled ‘current status’ on the Sirvoy software interface. There were 16 check-ins vs. 10 check-outs and the occupancy rate was at around 80%. He quickly changed the view to check what the split of the guests were by nationality. Then he jumped to another page to view room allocation. The(…)

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Actuality of the Digital Dream

Actuality of the Digital Dream

The massive wave of information and communication technology (ICT) has hit every corner on this earth including the least developed countries (LDCs). Inhabitants of LDCs often question the validity of prioritizing ICT in development goals, sometimes above a country’s basic needs like food, shelter, national security. But thanks to the current governments catchy election manifesto(…)

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Big Data & Analytics: Bangladesh in a Parallel World

Big Data & Analytics: Bangladesh in a Parallel World

  Motahar heaves a small sigh of relief. His truck, supposedly carrying a ton of sand, has smoothly sailed through the first check post. There had been two thorough checks in the past week, and based on experience, Motahar knew there will be none today. He is confident that the final check post would be(…)

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