Everest Group and Bernstein published a research report that discusses fundamental shift in IT consulting due to current economic conditions, globalization, and offshoring. According to this report, companies are looking for specialized vertical domain expertise in their projects; they also need skills in new technologies, business process reengineering, complex ERP implementation, etc. For the research report these two companies interviewed 15 IT consulting companies including Accenture, Atos Origin, CSC, Cognizant, EDS, Perot Systems, Genpact, HCL, Infotech, Patni, Sapient, Satyam, Softtek, Tata, and Wipro.
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News has been posted in various news and blog sites that Wipro and Copal Partners has shown interest in buying back office unit of Lehman brothers that filed bankruptcy protection. Not sure what will Wipro and Copal will do with the Lehman BPO uni. The Lehman BPO Unit’s 1,200 employee in India were working to support the parent company Lehman brothers. Without any work from the parent company I’m not sure what will these employees do?