About Calvin Harper

Calvin Harper is an associate editor of GoCertify India.

India a major world power 70 years after independence

On August 15 1947, India gained her Independence from British rule. Over the ensuing 70 years, India has become the second-most populous country, with more than 1.3 billion people, and the most populous democracy in the world. In seven decades ...

By |August 22nd, 2017|

Volunteer to gain valuable IT experience

Information technology (IT) is helping India rapidly evolve into a major player on the world stage. It’s impacting and even driving every industry including farming, transportation, communications and business in general. To help meet the need ...

By |August 8th, 2017|

The impact of India’s Goods and Services Tax

India’s biggest tax reform since independence, 70 years ago, was ushered into effect at midnight on June 30. The Goods and Services Tax (GST) is an indirect tax throughout the country designed to replace the old tax system that was viewed by many ...

By |July 11th, 2017|

ISRO is shaping India’s IT future

Information technology (IT) continues to play an increasingly important role in keeping our modern world spinning. Countries embracing IT inevitably experience the benefits of improved living standards for their citizens and a reduction in cost for government ...

By |June 27th, 2017|

Unionization could save Indian IT jobs

The term “posh” means “sumptuously furnished or appointed, even luxurious” as in a posh apartment. The word originated during the time of the British Raj in India, as passengers booked passage on ships to their postings in Bombay or Delhi. ...

By |May 30th, 2017|

The almost non-existent realm of SEO certification

Search engine optimization (SEO), as defined by Webopedia, is “a methodology of strategies, techniques and tactics used to increase the amount of visitors to a website by obtaining a high-ranking placement in the search results page (SERP) of a ...

By |April 18th, 2017|

PM Modi’s vision of Indian prosperity is taking root

Since winning the election for prime minister in 2014, Narendra Modi has been a very busy man. In less than three years his administration has shown an aggressive eagerness to tackle many of India’s long-standing issues. ...

By |April 4th, 2017|

India’s thriving IT industry beset by challenges

India’s information technology (IT) sector has overcome a great many challenges on their way to becoming a player on the world stage. Making its mark almost 20 years ago during the Y2K panic, the industry helped thousands of companies prepare for the ...

By |March 21st, 2017|

Dark web lies off the internet’s beaten path

When we speak of the Internet we talk about websites such as Amazon, CNN, YouTube, and Wikipedia. These websites belong to something we all know and love called the “worldwide web.” Sites such as these are easily accessible via web browsers such as ...

By |March 7th, 2017|

U.S. visa legislation a ticking time bomb for Indian IT industry?

Over the past two decades, India has become an outsourcing powerhouse. Led by tech giants Tata Consultancy, Infosys, and Wipro, India’s information technology (IT) industry has grown to employ almost four million people, generate $150 billion ...

By |January 31st, 2017|