Wipro partners with McGraw-Hill to create open-standard mobile learning platform
January 30, 2011

The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP), a premier global financial information and education company, and Wipro, a leading technology solutions provider, will work together to develop “mConnect, ” an open-standard mobile learning platform designed to bridge the skills gap in emerging markets. Initial pilots in India will focus on the most critical needs for India’s students and workers: test preparation for entrance into universities that will best prepare them for the workplace and English Language Training, an increasingly essential skill in the global economy. The intention is to extend this program later to other countries in Asia and Africa. Read more

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Wipro opens Mobile Computing Lab
January 30, 2011

Wipro Technologies, the Global Consulting, System Integration and Outsourcing business of Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT), today announced the launch and inauguration of its Mobile Computing Lab at its Atlanta Strategic Delivery Center in the United States. This mobile computing lab will enhance the engagement between Wipro, the local Atlanta community, its customers and its developer partners. Read more

Case study: Ariba cloud-based procurement brings savings and visibility to buying process at scale for First American Financial
January 26, 2011

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Cloud Computing to Dominate Outsourcing Market in 2011
January 26, 2011

Houston and London (January 26, 2011) – The outsourcing market is becoming increasingly fragmented though overall demand continues to grow, according to EquaTerra’s 4Q10 Advisor and Business/IT Service Provider Pulse Survey.* Demand for outsourcing and third-party services is expected to grow moderately in 2011, but the pie will be divvied up differently as the industry continues to evolve. Buyers are doing more multiple small deals in a range of sub-process areas, outsourcing new types of work and experimenting with a range of cloud-based offerings. Overall, organizations are outsourcing more and to more places around the globe. Read more

HP enters public cloud market, puts muscle behind hybrid computing value and management for enterprises
January 25, 2011

HP today fully threw its hat into the public cloud-computing ring, joining the likes of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and IBM, to provide a full range of infrastructure as a service (IaaS) offerings hosted on HP data centers. Read more

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Millstone Medical Outsourcing offers supplier quality system auditing service
January 25, 2011

FALL RIVER, Mass., Jan. 25, 2011 — Millstone Medical Outsourcing announced today that the company is now providing a new service, called Supplier Quality System Auditing, and has hired a full-time professional to manage the process. Meghan Barry was hired as External Auditor/Internal Trainer. Her responsibilities include aligning Millstone’s internal audit practices to those used by suppliers, establishing and achieving consistency metrics, customizing audits to suppliers and their classifications, and working with customers to serve as a Tier One supplier by directing supplier relationships. The purpose of the new service will be to ensure a consistent process despite any changes in personnel or timing. Millstone, outsource partner to the nation’s top orthopedic companies, is the fast-growing provider of advanced inspection, clean room packaging, loaner kit processing, and distribution services to medical and dental device manufacturers worldwide. Read more

Fiserv partners with WorkLight to provide services in Financial Services Applications
January 25, 2011

NEW YORK, Jan. 25, 2011 — Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), the leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, and WorkLight, a global leader in multi-channel application technology, are teaming to help financial institutions deliver financial services applications and widgets to an expanding variety of customer touchpoints, including social network sites, desktop computers, tablets and smartphones.This cross-platform application development capability will allow banks and credit unions to extend new and existing banking and payments “apps” to multiple environments beyond their traditional online or mobile presence. Read more

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Digital production outsourcing increases in 2011
January 25, 2011

BOSTON, MA–(January 24, 2011) – Many marketers and agencies are struggling to successfully engage consumers in digital channels due to the increased complexity in required tools, technologies and processes. Today, digitalArbor (http://www.digitalarbor.com/), a digital production services partner, revealed the findings of its survey of more than 125 marketers and agency professionals across the United States, indicating a strong shift to outsourcing in the digital production arena. Read more

360Logica wins Offshore Testing Center contract
January 25, 2011

January-2011 –360Logica Software Testing Services, an Independent Software Testing and QA support company, announced to get a contract of World’s top Wealth Management Product Company. This Deal is considered to be One of the unique Deal of its type and supposed to be representing the New SUN of emerging India. They announced 360 Logica as an extended partner who will set up ‘Offshore Testing Center’ and signed a Deal to Outsource all its QA Support on the shoulders of young, energetic and promised youngsters of 360Logica team. Read more

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Wipro Shuffles IT Management After Reporting Less Net Profit Than Outsourcing Rivals
January 25, 2011

Reports say that outsourcing giant, Wipro, has made changes to its outsourcing management. The move comes on the heels of its profit growth report that revealed less net profit than its competitors. One company that releases earnings earlier was rival, Infosys. Read more

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