ARC India

ARC established its India office in Bangalore, India in 1998.  ARC India team of analysts conduct research related to a wide range of topics including sensors, automation, operations management, asset management, Industry 4.0, supply chain, and logistics.

ARC Industry Forum India 2018

ARC India Blogs

May
31
2018
Sharada Prahladrao — Industry Trends

Solar Power in India

Solar power in India is a fast growing industry. The World Bank has described India as having “among the best conditions in the world to capture and use solar energy.” The country's solar installed capacity reached 20 GW in February 2018. According to the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA), India doubled solar capacity in 2017-18 and is rapidly upscaling capacity to strive towards achieving 100 GW of solar by 2022. As part of India's ambitious solar program, the central government has set up a $350 million fund and the Yes Bank has committed to loan $5 billion to finance solar projects.
May
24
2018
Sharada Prahladrao — Acquisition or Partnership

ABB India and NITI Aayog Collaborate to Make India AI-Ready

The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog), the think tank of the Indian government, and ABB India have signed a Statement of Intent (SoI) to support the Indian government to realize its ambitious vision of “Make in India” through advanced manufacturing technologies that incorporate the latest developments in robotics and artificial intelligence.
May
16
2018
Sharada Prahladrao — Project Success Story

Siemens Launches Four MindSphere Application Centers in India

At the Siemens Innovation Day in Mumbai, Siemens announced the expansion of its Industrie 4.0 offerings with the launch of four MindSphere Application Centers in India (Pune, Noida, and two in Gurgaon).
May
03
2018
Sharada Prahladrao — Technology Trends

NDTV Tech Conclave 2018: Panel Discussions on AI and Social Media

Technology’s tentacles have encroached every aspect of our lives. Sitting in the comfort of your home you can tune in to live discussions and gain new understanding about technologies that are reshaping our world view. NDTV Tech Conclave 2018 saw a congregation of leading minds in the technology, mobile, and digital industries. The conclave aimed to showcase and create opportunities by bringing together many of the top entrepreneurs, investors, enterprise leaders, academics, and policymakers from around the world.
Apr
27
2018
Sharada Prahladrao — Project Success Story

ABB Supports India’s Clean Energy Future with Microgrid Solution

ABB inaugurated an innovative microgrid solution at its Vadodora manufacturing facility in Gujarat, India. This is the company’s largest facility in India, with over 3,000 employees and among ABB’s biggest manufacturing hubs in the world.
Apr
20
2018
Sharada Prahladrao — Industry Trends

TECHgium 2018: Bridging the Industry-Academia Schism

TECHgium is an educational initiative for young engineers that results in proof of concepts in machine learning, video analytics, smart tools, augmented reality, IoT platforms, and other exciting areas. This is a unique initiative to share end user challenges and pain points with students and ask them to come up with innovative solutions. The aim is to provide engineering students with relevant exposure to the challenges and practical insights for Industrie 4.0. TECHgium will create an ecosystem that bridges the industry-academia divide by providing the participants with an opportunity to work on technologies of tomorrow, enhance their career prospects, and simultaneously augment LTTS’ solution development team.
Apr
17
2018
Sharada Prahladrao — Industry Trends

Digital Technologies are Bringing Global Companies to India

Global companies set their sights on Bengaluru in the 1980s but the pace began accelerating only after 2000. Initially, outsourcing to India was considered a cost-effective option for routine jobs; but that is no longer true.