Outsourcing typically meant operations in India, but many new regions are emerging.
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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.
HP's Enterprise Services chief says it is responding to a fundamental shift in the way its customers are using outsourcing.
India's largest private-sector employer, Tata Consultancy Services is laying the groundwork for what it's touting to be the "world's largest corporate learning and development center", capable of training 50,000 professionals a year.
Nasscom president Som Mittal says U.S. immigration bill remains a concern among Indian tech companies and efforts should continue to urge the U.S. government to rethink its foreign worker policy.
Region's increasing demand for outsourcing services will boost the Indian ICT sector next year, with new projects expected from the region, predicts industry group Nasscom.