Has morning arrived in India?
December 31, 2010

Last October, Thomas L. Friedman wrote a thought provoking piece from India for the New York Times entitled It’s Morning in India which he began by first noting how unrealistic French students are to be rioting over a small increase in the pension retirement age when France has already discovered that a 35-hour workweek is impossible in a world where Indian engineers are attempting to work 35-hour days. He then went on to write that many of the Indians he met on his trip to India expressed their concern that America as well seems to be running away from the world it created and their country is adopting. After all, so many American politicians were denouncing immigration, free trade and outsourcing when it was America that had created many of the technologies and free market ideas that led to globalization and a flattening of the world. Read more

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Zacks Equity Research blames outsourcing for Missing U.S. Jobs
December 30, 2010

While businesses are gaining ground and the stock market is picking up, job growth in the U.S. remains stagnant. What are the reasons behind this sluggish job growth? Read more

CA based Dental Lab provides dental services Outsourcing
December 30, 2010

NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Dec. 30, 2010, Using advanced technology to create high-quality dental lab products quickly and at an affordable price is the mission of DentalLab.com (http://www.dentallab.com), a new full-service dental laboratory serving dentists and labs within the United States and around the world. Read more

PINC Research Report Gives ‘Buy’ Rating To Outsourcing Giant Infosys
December 23, 2010

According to PINC Research, shares of outsourcing giant Infosys Technologies are likely to climb. The consultancy firm has tagged the stock with a buy rating. The company’s research suggests that Infosys will hit Rs. 3500 in its report for December 16. Read more

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Wipro wins leadership award in the Embedded/VLSI segment
December 23, 2010

Wipro Technologies, the Global Consulting, System Integration and Outsourcing Business of Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT), today announced that it has been awarded the ‘2010 Outstanding Corporate Award’ for contribution to the Embedded systems and Very-Large-Scale Integration (VLSI) industry segment. The ‘2010 Leadership Awards for the Embedded/VLSI Industry’ are administered by Mentor Graphics, and SiliconIndia. Wipro is a recognized leader in the Product Engineering Services area and has been recognized for its commitment towards delivering high-value engineering solutions that help customers to accelerate time to revenue by building the right products that suit the end users. Wipro is the world’s largest third party R&D services provider, according to a 2009 report by an independent research firm, Zinnov Management Consulting. Read more

Infosys selected as #1 in Retail IT Services Providers
December 23, 2010

* Infosys Technologies (NASDAQ: INFY) today announced that it was ranked number one among leading IT Services suppliers in retail within the 2010 RIS IT Services LeaderBoard, a prestigious annual industry ranking. The 2010 IT Services LeaderBoard evaluated 32 large national and international IT services providers, and placed them in a head-to-head ranking based on more than 70 retailer
evaluations. The full ranking was published in the November 2010 issue of Retail Info Systems News (RIS).
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From outsourcing to globalization – 2011 and beyond
December 22, 2010

Outsourcing started in the early 90’s as a revolutionary phenomenon of sending unskilled work from developed countries to developing countries and is now transformed into globalization. Globalization fundamentally changed the structure of business, consumers, and the political landscape that revolves around us. Goldman Sachs predicts that the Chinese economy will overtake the American economy by 2020 and Indian economy will overtake the American economy by 2043(see graph below). Whether China and India can overtake the United States might be a different matter, but it is a fact that both countries are growing faster than the US. Read more

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HP’s Kevin Bury on how cloud and SaaS help pave the way to increased IT efficiency in 2011, and beyond
December 21, 2010

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes/iPod and Podcast.com. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Learn more. Sponsor: HP. Read more

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How to encourage US job growth
December 20, 2010

With the official unemployment rate hovering at just below 10%, President Obama and many of the policymakers in Washington DC seem to be completely out of new ideas about how to encourage job growth in America – unless you believe that more government spending, more protectionism, restricting outsourcing and fewer visas for foreigner workers will lead to more jobs for Americans. However, we have collected some alternative suggestions that would be worth considering Washington DC policy makers: Read more

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Wipro signs Strategic Partnership agreement with Central Bank of India
December 17, 2010

Central Bank of India, one of the largest Public Sector Banks in India and IT major, Wipro, today announced a 5 year total outsourcing agreement to provide state-of-the-art, technology-driven, core banking solution for seven sponsored Regional Rural banks. One of them Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank is the biggest RRB in India and has a large presence in Bihar. Read more

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