Costa Mesa Controversy: To Outsource City Council Services Or Not?
June 6, 2011

According to statistics, Costa Mesa, California saved a bundled in legal fees after outsourcing city attorney work n 2004 financial year. The public legal duties were outsourced to Jones and Myer law firm. Read more

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Serco Makes Strategic Move, Acquiring Intelenet to Increase International Outsourcing Exposure
June 6, 2011

Although the deal is expensive, Britain’s Serco plans to acquire Indian outsourcer, Intelenet, for approximately $634 million. This will be an initiative to drive growth into overseas market that has high-growth. Read more

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Will Outsourcing Survive Political Noise In U.S.?
June 5, 2011

According to an online article in CFO.com, outsourcing benefits not just large firms but smaller ones too.  Nitish Grover of GLG Research looks at how outsourcing is climbing and the hurdles that it faces, particularly in India. Read more

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Offshoring, The Dark Side Of Globalization
June 5, 2011

More and more people in the U.S. are now asking the question, “Is it possible for my job to be outsourced?” Read more

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Tata Technologies, Leader In Engineering Outsourcing Expands Hiring In Detroit
June 3, 2011

According to published reports, Tata Technologies has put into effect plans to employ 400 engineers at its technical facility near Detroit. This hiring expansion will collaborate with new auto manufacturing that is ongoing in the U.S. and Canada, reports breitbart.com.  Tata Technologies is a Tata Motors subsidiary.
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Infosys Lawsuit Reignites Indian Visa Controversy
June 2, 2011

The buzz from the Infosys lawsuit last year seems to be flaring up again. After Jack Palmer, an Infosys consultant alleged that the outsourcing giant requested that he ink documents stating that company employees were traveling to the U.S. to participate in meetings. This implied that these Infosys employees were not working during their stay in the U.S.; this was seen as a means of bypassing the stringent H1B visa laws. Read more

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Hyderabad Sweeps Over Bangalore As Infrastructure Hub For Outsourcing
June 1, 2011

India’s domination of the outsourcing industry has contributed to the growth of key cities in the country; one of these is Hyderabad, located in the center of the state of Andhra Pradesh. Lately, the city has been referred to as ‘Cyderabad,’ since it hosts offices and facilities for the latest tech firms like Google and Dell. Read more

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HP’s IT Performance Suite empowers IT leaders with unified view into total operations, costs
June 1, 2011

The IT cobbler’s kids finally have their own shoes. Read more

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Rise of enterprise app stores points to need for better applications marketplace services
June 1, 2011

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes/iPod and Podcast.com. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Request an app marketplace demo. Sponsor: Partnerpedia. Read more

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New U.K. Laws Increase Employment Costs, Spurring Outsourcing
May 31, 2011

According to news reports, plans to cut hiring in the U.K. due to new legislation are expected to increase outsourcing. The problem? Increasing employment costs, i.e. pension plans and medical leave are eating into revenues of small-to-mid sized firms. Business owners are saying that there is no other option but to outsource to survive, reports thisismoney.co.uk. Read more

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