Outsourcing typically meant operations in India, but many new regions are emerging.
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India's second-largest outsourcing player, Infosys needs to rid of highly paid executives who are not adding value to the company as it looks to return to a growth path, says co-founder N.R Narayana Murthy.
The sky-high US visa rejection rates could be the beginning of a major existential crisis for Indian IT majors.
India's IT outsourcing exports are projected to climb 13 to 15 percent in fiscal 2015 to hit US$99 billion, with growth fueled by higher spending by banks and other sectors amid better global economic landscape, Nasscom projects.
The Indian IT services firm posted a profit of US$324.3 million on broad-based growth. It is forecasting conservative growth of 16.5 percent for 2014, slightly below expectations after increasing signs of an industry rebound.
The Indian IT services firm saw a jump in earnings thanks to one-time gains and on the back of growth in telecom, financial and manufacturing sectors.
India's second-largest outsourcing vendor is said to have secured a deal worth US$98.71 million, to deliver application development and maintenance services to the courier services provider, TNT Express.
Bangalore retains its status as the world's most popular outsourcing destination, joining five other Indian cities on the list of top 10 locations in this year's Tholons top 100 index. Manila displaces Mumbai to take second position.
The one area in which India has long been able to claim superiority over China is in software services. This too will end if China has its way and India fails to innovate.
The partnership between the Indian and US companies may seem to be a straightforward bid for greater market access, but some think there's more to it than that on the horizon.
Outsourcing used to be so simple, right?
Indian outsourcing giant posts 31.6 percent climb in net income to US$858 million and 3.8 percent growth in revenue to US$3.44 billion, fueled by robust global demand which buffered "soft demand" in its local market.
Business process outsourcing subsidiary of India's Essar Group has bought Malaysia-based Symphony House, in a deal worth about 413 million rupees (US$6.75 million).
India's HCL and U.S.-based CSC will jointly market products to existing and new clients looking to move to a cloud environment, delivering the services through their development centers in Bangalore and Chennai.
Indian outsourcing vendor's chairman, N.R. Narayana Murthy, says an external candidate may be selected as the company's new CEO, despite the recent promotions of two executives to president.
As Poland's outsourcing industry continues to grow, the country's IT services companies are finding new ways to make sure their next generation of staff have the right skills for the job.