New models Vs Old realities in BPO

February 1, 2012: Whenever we think of an outsourcing service provider, the first thing that comes into our mind is the picture of a call centre executive talking to a customer abroad over the phone. But such a picture is vanishing from the leading players in the Indian outsourcing and IT sector. Top BPO vendors […]

Top 7 tech jobs for 2012

January 4, 2012: Forecast made on IT hiring has found that the demand for project managers will be high in 2012. It is also observed that the demand for business analysts is also going to increase in the New Year. With the explosion of data, ever increasing popularity of mobile computing, cloud computing and social […]

Wipro targets South Africa market consolidation

November 15, 2011: Wipro Technologies, one of India’s leading IT service provider is planning to set up a strategic delivery centre in South Africa. This move is expected to create 1000 new job openings within the next 36 months. Wipro currently employs over 130,000 employees’ world wide and has annual revenue of over $7 billion. […]

Double dip recession positive for IT outsourcing

November 9, 2011: Possibility of a double dip recession cannot be unseen taking in to consideration the economic crisis that is going on in Europe as well as United States of America. Even though these countries are trying to survive from the economic downturn with the help of bail out plans, it will help only […]

CIO’s wary of outsourcing in 2011-12?

October 30, 2011: Outsourcing has been an important part of business strategy for years and it still is. The main drivers behind outsourcing are cost reduction and reducing the technology infrastructure. The outsourcing vendors enjoy economies of scale and expertise which helps them to deliver services at lower prices and higher quality. This helps companies […]

IT competitiveness in R&D: Philippines finish last

October 7, 2011: In a fresh survey of IT competitiveness in Research and Development, Philippines ranks zero along with Bangladesh. The survey was designed and carried out by Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) on behalf of Business Software Alliance (BSA). Business Software Alliance is a trade association that promotes the goals of the software industry. It […]

TCS targets one billion dollars from iON cloud services

August 20, 2011- Tata Consultancy Service (TCS), the leading service provider in the Information Technology unveiled their cloud service offering, iON on Friday, August 19th 2011 at New Delhi. iON cloud service is an integrated information technology solution provided for small and medium business. According toe the authorities the latest IT solution by TCS is […]

Identity Theft & ‘PHISHING” within Indian BPO Employees

Identity theft or PHISHING is the new threat indirectly to Indian BPO; it is being promoted within BPO employees. What is Identity Theft?? IT is a crime involving someone impersonating a victim for the purpose of financial gain or other personal gain. The victim could be an individual or a business, and the perpetrator could […]

Book Review

The ‘Lonely Planet’ of outsourcing to India! Like it or not, the outsourcing era is here to stay. One can safely say that at present, outsourcing to India is one of the best ways for a company in a developed nation to cut development and maintenance costs, and yet stay on the competitive edge. Already, […]