Sudeep Divakaran

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Mapping Cyber Security in the broader field of National Security – IV

As the cyberspace playing field grows, so does the cyber assets, vulnerabilities and potential threats. Security cannot be guaranteed and the task of securing a nation is hard. On the other hand, threats to National Security are many. Amongst these...

Cyber Security: It is not about securing the Cyberspace alone – III

The lack of a universal definition of Cyber Security is a challenge. Is it so expansive and dynamic that it is hard to define? The World Economic Forum highlighted that two out of the top ten global risks in 2015...

The penchant to get interconnected is unstoppable – II

Vast interconnections help greater access to information and enable the path to greater knowledge, application and even prediction. Having an edge with a little caution matters! Communication, data collection and analytics will foster economic growth and for some, it may...

From Cybernetics to the web of Cyberspace – 1

A look at the origins of the word ‘Cyberspace’ and questions around it. “Is Science a boon or a bane?” – a topic for essays in the past! Today, topics of more interest are “Is Cyberspace a boon or a...

Policy Advisory — Quality of Service Based Differential Pricing for Data Services

Quality of Service Based Differential Pricing for Data Services In response to comments sought by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India on Differential Pricing for Data Services Sudeep Divakaran, Pranay Kotasthane and Pavan Srinath, The Takshashila Institution Takshashila Policy Advisory 2016-01...