INDIAN CST's ACHIEVEMENTS SO FAR
* Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP)
BBMP signs MOU with Indian CST for providing of consultancy services, project monitoring, financial management monitoring, medical reimbursement monitoring and providing cloud computing solutions as services to BBMP under their e-governance city government initiatives www.vigeyegmps.in/bbmp that was provided for real time monitoring and management of their works, which are going on in various parts of the City. If someone wants to monitor any particular project being executed by BBMP, with respect to its timely completion, cost effectiveness or quality, they can follow the progress of the work by selecting the project and putting the same on their watch list. As progress gets uploaded on BBMP's website in real time, they will get alerts and the public can also upload complaints, photographs,videos, audio and feedbacks to ensure that the work proceeds in the desired direction. Indian CST's GPMS empowers the citizens to participate and strive towards excellence in all spheres of individual and collective activity so that the nation constantly rises to higher levels of endeavour and achievement. (As enshrined in Article 51A of the Indian Constitution) The purpose of this Memorandum of Understanding has enabled various cloud computing services for BBMP by customizing Indian CST's GPMS to Municipality requirements that was successfully delivered based on the GPMS cloud computing solution/s which Indian CST has been supporting BBMP engineers, offices from 2009 till date, currently 92000+ projects have been updated into the global project monitoring solutions e-tool (GPMS) online, this by far is the single largest collection of civil infrastructure project information in any government body in Karnataka or India, Having trained nearly BBMP 7500 people i.e. engineers, staff, officers, across Head office, 8 Zones, 198 wards, 450 offices, 500,000 plus receipts have been issued, nearly 50,000 bills have been cleared online in the http://18.104.22.168/fms GPMS-FMS transactions have crossed amounting to Rs. 6,500 crores till date. In the BBMP health care department too Indian CST has customized the GPMS for Birth and Death monitoring for reporting online for the hospitals across Bengaluru and they have already updated about 6,00,000 people information online this could happen as Indian CST's GPMS platform http://gpms.in/bbmphealth/ integrated 1300 hospitals, 198 wards, 8 zones, head office, etc., as given by BBMP health department.
Indian CST's expert services have also been availed by BU (Bangalore University) in their program of Modernisation & Reformation of their Examination Process which resulted in substantial reduction of widespread malpractices prevalent in the system. A Project called "Project Sanjeevani" www.gpms.in/bu/ aimed at promoting transparency and enhancing the overall credibility of examination results. Indian CST Handled Bangalore University 24 lakhs examination data of Students information semester wise spread across 750 colleges, Monitoring 350 examination centers, 12 evaluation centers, Entire Bangalore Examination processes monitoring , Examination Application forms and Fees collection, Digitization, coordination of various vendors, coordination of Indian CST observers by deploying about approx. 2000 people up-to date for onsite monitoring, Photocopy issue, evaluation coordination, 1st Semester of 75000 students Marks cards displayed online on GPMS with photos, Various Online Applications forms Developed GPMS for student management established, Control Rooms on the BU premises, Successfully monitored and completed E-tendering at BU, Handled fees to about Rupees: Twenty Crore from various collections received by Indian CST at the PMO office and handed over to BU. Generated various reports, Completed the 1st Phase of BU Report. Result: This is a major implementation that's underway which establishes us as a organization capable of successfully handling, implementing, examination reforms in the Bangalore University. This is the for the very first time in the country that Results are being declared along with the students Answer script marks online. Various Data bases were integrated into GPMS. 24 plus lakhs Answer scripts digitized in short time of 60 days. Integrated Portal was too developed that now can be made available for all universities use across India as a cloud computing solutions at a very nominal cost per student answer script record to be uploaded into the GPMS system, updated semester wise and maintained online.
*National Productivity Council (NPC)
In recognition of Indian CST's proven competency and expertise in the field of project management, it has been chosen as a Technology Partner by a renowned organisation like National Productivity Council (NPC), Ministry of Industry & Commerce, Govt of India. NPC and INDIAN CST have come together in a spirit of mutual interest to synergize their individual strengths and jointly in the field of Project Management & Monitoring of Projects to harness the combined strengths to work on key opportunities primarily in the Government/Public Sectors within India. Further, both organizations would also work on mutually beneficial opportunities arising out of other sectors. NPC and INDIAN CST has been focusing on Project Monitoring and Evaluation Assessments arising out of Central and State Governments, International Aid Agencies, World Bank, UNIDO etc. NPC will provide business development, domain expertise and programme management services and INDIAN CST will provide IT enabled solutions.
*Basvatarakam Indo American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute
Our expertise in this regard has also been sought by hospitals in Healthcare Sector. We have successfully developed a unique GPMS Healthcare Information Therapy a low cost, high value add solution and this project is been implmeneted successfully at the hospital for the 70,00,000 medical records , patient management and monitoring solution for the 500 plus bedded super speciality cancer hospital named Basvatarakam Indo American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute who is the first certified hospital in Hyderabad to be awarded certification with Occupational Health & Safety Assessment Series(IS OHSAS 18001:2007) Department of Laboratory Medicine of BIACH&RI gets accredited to NABL (National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories) in Hyderabad.
Indira Avasa Yojana, project monitoring and verification system developed and deployed along with WIZTECH, by bringing 30 lakhs plus beneficiaries online. All time relevant data of BPL families are monitored including physical progress of work. A World Bank supported project.
3. Reduces time and Saves cost
Indian CST has developed a prototype application for National Highway Authority of India, wherein 217 projects across India have been uploaded. Public page, Various dash boards, mobile task management, bulk mail, employee database (287 engineers), work code generation, various intelligence reports, video conferencing, calendar, online helpdesk, eleven forms to capture data, face book integration, location map, public comments/feedback, Masters for category, Annex number, funding, NHDP phase etc are integrated in the application.
Pilot Projects Successfully Implemented (non-revenue oriented executed):
* CVC (Central Vigilance Commission)
As part of its CSR initiatives, Indian CST has provided consultancy and technology services to CVC (Central Vigilance Commission), country's apex anti-corruption body, in launching of Project Vigeye a citizen centric Centralised Complaint Management system for fighting corruption at all levels. The CVC has also availed of Indian CST's expert services powered by GPMS in tracking irregularities and scams in CWG projects covering nearly 9000 projects executed by over 37 departments and hundreds of private entities. The Finance Ministry is likely to issue service tax demand notices to some private companies, who carried out 2010 Commonwealth Games related projects here, after a Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) probe detected evasion by them. At least 37 Government departments have spent over Rs 13,000 crore in 9,000 publicly-funded CWG-related projects. The CVC, which is looking into the complaints of alleged corruption in the Games related works, has detected tax evasion of about Rs 1,000 crore in execution of these projects, official sources said. (For a feel for the same please visit www.vigeyegpms.in/cvc)
* Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)
Similarly, Indian CST has been a project management partner of choice for a prestigious Central Govt organization like CSIR (Dept. of Science & Technology), in their ambitious Project CSIR-800 is an initiative from the Government of India with an aspiration of improving lives of 800 millions (Bottom Of Pyramid) Indians through Science and Technology (S&T) interventions. The objective of CSIR-800 program is to enable budding entrepreneurs, through skill development, to tap business opportunities in the existing supply chain activities such as manufacturing or marketing. CSIR-800 has multiple partners such as NGOs, line ministries and social entrepreneurs to help realize its goal. The purpose of this Memorandum of Understanding is to provide access of national resource data for use by people of the country, with the objective of helping in improvement of quality of life of 800 million poor people of the country lying at the bottom of the economic pyramid through intervention of science and technology.
GPMS cloud computing platform was developed over a period of 3.5 year involving efforts research and development of 1,08,000 man-days of efforts going into this initiative with parallel piloting and prototyping for these Governance cloud computing integrated applications /solutions at the local, district, state and country levels that is serving as a powerful program/project monitoring tool by injecting many of the basic elements of good governance into one GPMS e-Tool that has a unique feature for enhanced transparency by allowing public access to its web based monitoring systems. It includes the ability to send in actual geo-tagged photographs of work locations that can then be used to discuss and disseminate information about actual situation on work ground.
Above projects demonstrates Indian CST capability to understand the requirements of projects and develop e-tools to monitor those projects efficiently. It demonstrates the domain expertise Indian CST possesses and gives confidence to the customer. With background in Project management and software development a rare combination, we can fit into the role of consultants to analyse and help any ministry department, organization, company, public sector undertaking to improve their project monitoring.