February 2018

PKI workshop

With increasing number of services provided online and many more to come in due course of time,securing channel for electronic transactions and protecting the integrity of data has become increasingly crucial and challenging. Currently, agencies have identified the risks and have implemented different levels of security solutions; ranging from simple username/password to third
party PKI solutions like central authentication, digital signatures and digital IDs. The third party solutions are based from outside of Bhutan. Medium and small agencies are facing challenges as

ANNOUNCEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & TELECOM, MoIC

The Department of IT & Telecom, under the Ministry of Information and Communications is conducting National Startup weekend in Thimphu on 16th to 18th March 2018. The startup weekend is 54 hours program that runs over a weekend from Friday to Sunday. The event is conducted to promote startups and innovation in the country.

Request for vote- Bundle.bt (Our Bhutanese Tech startup)

Bundle.bt one of the tech startup is applying for the GIST Tech-I Competition. It is an annual competition for science and technology entrepreneurs from emerging economies worldwide.
In this regard, the founder of bundle.bt is requesting to vote for his business. If you need help in how to vote, watch the youtube video they have made: goo.gl/xwVd16.
Else go to the following website and vote:
http://www.gistnetwork.org/content/vote
Please vote them and help them to participate and learn