Jagriti is a platform for application of Information technology for the masses,
with special focus on Jagriti has been visualized & designed to cater to the
information needs of the India and other developing countries considering the wide
reach of Jagriti & the resources available in such conditions. Linux became the vehicle
of choice due to the following advantages:-
No expenses on license fees, resulting in lower setup cost to the Kiosks
Ability to operate on lower hardware specifications (Alternatively stated,
ability to use old/discarded hardware!).