Wipro and Forbes releases CEO survey-Growth Strategies for 2012 and Beyond
July 28, 2011

Bangalore, India, July 28, 2011, With the blurring of geographic boundaries and the need to expand in global emerging markets, business leaders at the world’s largest companies see strategic innovation as crucial to their future growth plans, according to an exclusive Wipro-Forbes Insights survey. The in-depth insight study examined and summarized the views of over 300 CEOs and other C-level executives at global enterprises (Defined as corporations with USD 500 million-plus in annual revenues). Read more

Infosys codevelops Clinical Trial Payments Process with Oracle
July 28, 2011

To help life sciences organizations and contract research organizations (CROs) streamline financial management and automate the often complex clinical trial payment process, Oracle has delivered Oracle Clinical Trial Payments Process Integration Pack (PIP). Read more

Quick Fixes For Outsourcing Relationships That Have Gone Sour
July 28, 2011

According to Danny Ertel’s article on Outsource Magazine, outsourcing relationships are crucial to getting business done. And when they go sour, there’s a myriad alternatives companies and managers can use to keep the relationship alive. Although outsourcing has been around for more than twenty years, most deals go bad eventually. Worse – companies keep repeating the same mistakes over and over again. Read more

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Standards effort points to automation via common markup language O-ACEML for improved IT compliance, security
July 28, 2011

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Join this podcast discussion in conjunction with the latest Open Group Conference in Austin, Texas, to examine the Open Automated Compliance Expert Markup Language (O-ACEML), a new standard creation and effort that helps enterprises automate security compliance across their systems in a consistent and cost-saving manner. Read more

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IT industry looks to Open Trusted Technology Forum to help secure supply chains that support technology products
July 27, 2011

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Outsourcing Drives Sustainability Requirements Into Supply Chains
July 27, 2011

The importance of outsourcing may be seen as a way of creating sustainability, which has taken a top priority in the corporate agenda. Keeping this in mind, consumers are driving business and maintaining a ‘green’ supply chain is a significant part of an enterprise. Read more

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Wipro’s e-governance successfully delivers Panchdeep
July 24, 2011

Wipro Infotech, the India, Middle East and Africa, IT Business unit of Wipro Ltd and a leading provider of IT and business transformation services, announced today that the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation’s (ESIC) insurance portal is up and running in full swing and available for use to all stakeholders. Read more

Cloud and SaaS force a rethinking of integration and middleware as services for services
July 20, 2011

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Mumbai attack increases onshore outsourcing
July 20, 2011

The recent bomb attack on Mumbai, killing at least twenty people and wounding more than fifty, is one in a series. According to Wikipedia are “as of 2006, at least 232 of the country’s 608 districts afflicted, at differing intensities, by various insurgent and terrorist movements. In August 2008, National Security Advisor M K Narayanan has said that there are as many as 800 terrorist cells operating in the country”. And accordingly to The Economist will the situation not improve anytime soon: “Indian intelligence fears that young Muslims in the country are growing more radical.” Read more

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WSO2 launches Stratos offerings as PaaS for open source cloud middleware
July 18, 2011

WSO2 today announced the debut of the WSO2 StratosLive platform as a service (PaaS) and the launch of WSO2 Stratos 1.5, the newest release of WSO2’s open-source cloud middleware platform software. Together, they provide comprehensive cloud middleware solutions for enabling service-oriented architecture (SOA) and composite application development and deployment in the cloud. Read more

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