Outsourcing typically meant operations in India, but many new regions are emerging.
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Procurian, based in King of Prussia, PA, has locations in the U.S., India, U.K, Czech Republic, China and Brazil as well as 780 employees.
The regulator has finalized rules for businesses, which are slightly more accomodating than initially proposed, after taking into account public feedback gathered in May.
With its current 10-year outsourcing contract expiring soon, the bank wants to take more control of its assets. Its upgrades include moving to a tier 3 data center which will lay the foundation for private cloud and virtualization plans.
Industry body welcomes new guidelines in India's Safe Harbor rules which, combined with the country's advance pricing agreement, will help resolve global concerns over tax and transfer pricing issues.
The Australian telco has picked up an AU$29 million outsourced telecommunications contract with the federal agency.
In first quarterly results since its merger with Mahindra Satyam in June, the Indian outsourcing company saw broad-based growth led by sectors like manufacturing, and media and entertainment.
Cognizant CEO Francisco D'Souza said the company has balanced investing in growth areas such as social, mobile and cloud computing while maintaining its core businesses such as business process outsourcing.
Trade body predicts a 7.3 percent increase on last year's figures
In order to break its dependence on public sector deals, the outsourcing giant's India business unit will aim for smaller deals and a larger number of clients in the private sector for higher revenue.
India's no. 4 outsourcing company beat expectations with a profit of 12.1 billion rupees (US$197.8 million), on the back of a "strong quarter" in line with rest of the industry.
Cloud computing seems to offer the same complexity-free IT that outsourcing offers, so what does this mean for how CIOs spend their budgets?
Having a portfolio of services — which includes the cloud — is the best bet for survival for many offshore service providers in the long run.
India's third largest outsourcing firm booked a net profit of 16.2 billion rupees (US$275 million), on the back of increased signs of higher confidence among clients leading to a pickup in deals.
The current protests taking place all over Brazil should not make foreign IT professionals put their intentions of working here on ice.
Queensland IT minister Ian Walker has refused to say how many jobs will go as part of the government's shift to outsourcing IT services, but has said that it will boost the private IT sector in Queensland.