I am conflicted about this data localization policy in India: there seems to be
a carrot in there but why the stick?

This MEDICI Global piece captures the essence of the issues -
https://lnkd.in/eTr9tXD - I'm curious what #InnerCircle members think about

There's a good faith effort to engage w/ the #FinTech community & also some
budgetary allocations for incentives for new data centers, but why the

Of course, data privacy/security is important, and I am a big fan of the
infrastructure investments that Reserve Bank of India (RBI) & National Payments
Corporation Of India (NPCI) have made to catalyze the industry, but #BigTech
should be clamoring to invest MORE in Indian tech infrastructure rather than
take a tentative posture due to restrictive policies.

If a bad actor REALLY wants to hack into a data center connected to the
internet, how does it matter where in the world it is located?

Perhaps I am not sufficiently informed on the rationale or the strategy here, so
open to learning more.

Ravi Shankar Prasad Dilip Asbe Piyush Goyal Suhas Gopinath Praveena Rai Vishal
Anand Kanvaty Amit Goel Navin Surya Dr. Deepak Kumar Swagata Gupta

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Originally posted by Aditya Khurjekar on LinkedIn
link: linkedin.com/in/khurjekar