Fiserv buys accounting outsourcing company Credit Union Online
March 6, 2011

BROOKFIELD, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), the leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, and the leading provider of business-driven technology solutions for credit unions, announced today that it has acquired Credit Union On-Line Inc. (CUOL), a credit union service organization that runs an outsourced version of the XP2® account processing solution from Fiserv. The CUOL organization was co-owned by CEO Connie Boretti and two credit unions: RTN Federal Credit Union and Medical Area Federal Credit Union. Financial terms were not disclosed. Read more

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NorthgateArinso partners with Siemens IT Solutions
March 6, 2011

NorthgateArinso – one of the world’s leading providers of SAP HCM services, HR outsourcing, HR technology and HR consulting – and Siemens IT Solutions and Services have announced a strategic partnership with the shared goal of offering innovative human resources solutions on a global level and providing even more comprehensive HR support to companies that operate in the global marketplace. Read more

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Capgemini signed a three-year joint research collaboration with the MIT Center for Digital Business
March 6, 2011

Capgemini Consulting, the global strategy and transformation consulting brand of the Capgemini Group, has announced a major strategic focus on “Digital Transformation”. While the impact of digitisation is not new, Capgemini Consulting believes that the digital economy is entering a new age. In addition to its early impact on customer experience and channels, digital technologies now have a pervasive influence on all areas of the corporation, from delivering enhanced productivity and efficiency in the core operations to substantial improvement in the way people interact and collaborate within an organisation. Capgemini Consulting believes that this unprecedented change will present new transformation challenges for CEOs regardless of industries and geographical locations. Read more

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Infosys Science foundation appoints Pradeep Khosla, Dean of Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University as Prize Jury Chair
March 6, 2011

Bangalore, India – March 3, 2011: The Infosys Science Foundation today announced the appointment of Professor Pradeep Khosla, Dean of the College of Engineering, and the Philip and Marsha Dowd University Professor at Carnegie Mellon University, USA, as the Jury Chair for the Infosys Prize for Engineering and Computer Science. Professor Khosla takes over this role from Professor Subra Suresh, who was appointed the Director of the National Science Foundation (NSF) by the United States Senate. Read more

UK Law Society selects TCS as a strategic transformation partner
March 6, 2011

Mumbai, March 3, 2011: The Law Society of England and Wales has chosen Tata Consultancy Services (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading IT services, business solutions and outsourcing organization as a strategic transformation partner, following a diligent process of evaluation. Read more

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New Contract Laboratory Testing and Outsourcing database
March 6, 2011

WASHINGTON, March 3, 2011 — We are pleased to announce the launch of Laboratoryretriever.com, a new, limited time free, comprehensive database of contract laboratory outsourcing and regulatory opportunities. Read more

Outsourcing cuts costs bu not quality
March 6, 2011

Despite this unforeseen setback, reports are stating that U.S. small business shows confidence at a three-year high. So how does a small business stay afloat in an economy that seems to be very unstable? Cutting cost is the first and one of the best resolutions; however cutting quality is not an option. Read more

KPMG buys outsource advisory firm EquaTerra
February 24, 2011

NEW YORK and LONDON, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — KPMG LLP (US), KPMG Holdings Limited (UK) and KPMG International today announced the closing of an agreement to acquire the business of advisory firm EquaTerra. The acquisition creates one of the broadest global sourcing and shared services advisory offerings across the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific. Read more

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Genpact launches Innovative Outsourcing Training Program in China
February 20, 2011

BEIJING, February 15, 2011 – Genpact (NYSE: G), a global leader in business process and technology management, today announced the launch of an innovative talent training program in Kunshan. Located in Huaqiao International Service Business Park, the program aims to deepen China’s talent pool by providing specialized training in business process management (BPM) and IT services skills for 5,000 to 6,000 students and employees over the next five years. Read more

Wipro opens new office in Ontario, Canada
February 20, 2011

Wipro Technologies, the Global Consulting, System Integration and Outsourcing business of Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT), today announced the inauguration of a new office in Mississauga, Ontario, as part of an expansion plan for its Canadian operations. This office will serve as Wipro’s Canadian headquarters as the company plans to intensify its focus on Canada, as one of the strategic geographies supporting Wipro’s growth Read more