Indian IT firms target $19.5 billion global outsourcing deals

The Indian Information Technology companies are targeting outsourcing contracts worth USD 19.5 billion from multinational corporations in the west. This opportunity has come up because of their move of renewing their technology outsourcing contracts. Statistics show that about 686 IT outsourcing contracts worth at least USD 25 million or more will expire in 2012. Out […]

Top 5 interesting incidents from outsourcing world in 2011

2011 was an eventful year as far as the global outsourcing sector is concerned. There is so much to learn from both in terms of best practices and challenges. The following are the top five interesting incidents in the outsourcing space that occurred in 2011: Cancellation of Fujitsu contract by the department of Work and […]

9 top priorities for Cloud Service Providers

Cloud computing has been here for over decades, but with a different name- the Information Technology (IT) services. But the current rate of growth of cloud services is such that it has never been observed in the industry before. The increasing popularity of cloud service is contributed by advancement in technology, which has helped businesses […]

Data center strategies to impact business: Wipro survey

March 12, 2012: Wipro technologies, a major player in the Indian Information Technology and Business Process Outsourcing industry, in cooperation with Outsourcing Center has published the findings of their latest survey on data center optimization. Since the amount of data is exploding, it has become a necessity for the firms to optimize the operation of […]

Research and Development outsourcing to India looking up

March 5, 2012: The Information Technology and Business Process Outsourcing Industry in India are eagerly waiting for the budgets of the clients in US and UK. The budget will decide the business for the sector in the forthcoming financial year. The slowdown in the United States and the credit crunch in Europe have affected the […]

Offshoring to enhance business agility

February 29, 2012: The main driver behind offshoring of Information Technology Services is cost reduction. This statement gained importance during the start of the outsourcing era, but today there are far more advantages than just cost reduction. Many of the studies have found that the cost advantage arising out of offshoring is declining. According to […]

Indian IT Companies look out for high value outsourcing

February 27, 2012: As it is difficult to predict the global economy at this point of time, most of the IT service providers have cut their forecast for the fiscal year. But still the industry players are optimistic that the industry can maintain its rapid growth. The revenue of the industry has doubled in a […]

Trends and market leaders in Infrastructure as a Service market

February 23, 2012: Cloud services have revolutionized the way in which organizations operate. It has brought about huge impact on how Information Technology Services are delivered. The most important application of cloud services is the delivery of infrastructure as a service. Organizations have realized that cloud computing has the ability to transform Information Technology where […]

12% rise in Indian salaries expected in 2012: Aon Hewitt Survey

February 23, 2012: According to a recent survey conducted by Aon Hewitt, the salary level across the Indian Industry is expected to increase by 12 per cent in 2012. This represents the largest increase in the Asian region for the 10th consecutive year. The survey spanned across 550 organizations spread across 19 primary industries and […]

Technology jobs outsourcing to offshore dropping: BDO US survey

February 17, 2012: According to a recent survey conducted by BDO USA, there has been a decline in the outsourcing activity in the United States technology industry for three consecutive years. BDO USA is an accounting and consulting firm. The survey covered 100 CFOs from technology companies and only 32 per cent of them responded […]

IT firms need a new approach for surging growth: KPMG NASSCOM study

February 16, 2012: The Information Technology and Business Process Outsourcing sector in India has passed through many turning points over the years. During the initial phases, the main driver behind outsourcing was cost reduction and later organizations realized that outsourcing is not just a means to cut cost but is also of strategic importance. In […]

Indian BPO vendors target business from emerging markets

February 16, 2012: During a period of economic uncertainty in the west, the Indian Information Technology sector is expected to get business from the emerging markets across the world. Presently 90 per cent of the business comes from the developed western economies. But the slowdown in these markets has raised suspicions about the continued flow […]