Happy 57 th Republic Day

"Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back, a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country." ~Anais Nin

Well, our dreams brought back a magazine which has now become one volume old. Creditworthy are all those who have nurtured this brainchild of ours with their writings and ones who spare some time to sit and go through this embodiment of collective effort, known to one and all as B' Cognizance.

Current issue brings forth mélange of articles, with inputs from students of IIITA and students, faculty members of other premier institutes. Insight section, as the name suggests gives insight on emergence of E-microfinance…, written by Mr. Sandip Anand, faculty, MICA and Mr. Vinayak Parashar, student, IIMA.

Brainwave section has article on Merger of IT and R&D written by Ms. Gunmala Suri, faculty, UBS, Chandigarh .

The Perspectives section includes umpteen articles, ranging from BPO to KPO: The Indian Journey to Anti branding. The Technova section consists of articles on Search Engines written by Mr. Sumit Miglani, student M.Tech. (WCC), IIITA, Technology Convergence, by Mr. Prasanda Panda, Asstt. Professor MICA and Computing by Mr. Archis Gore, student, Masters in Scientific Computing at the Inter-disciplinary School of Scientific Computing, University of Pune.

And, there are X'pressions on six sigma and recent buyout of Sahara by Jet. Try yourself out in casecading, volteface and quiz sections. If you are feeling the heat of serious stuff Jest corner will be an invigorating pit stop.



We do hope that you will find your stay enlightening !!


------ From the Editor's Desk