Does digital India require new and complex technology? Unlikely. As this article from Cap Gemini describes, it is possible to transform a supply chain with existing technology. The key is to change the underlying operating model. This will involve change in strategy, policy and process in addition to the infusion of already existing technology.
Here’s an interesting commentary from The Economist on the evolution of university teaching across the globe and how they are migrating to a more student-pays model with more open competition between universities.