Effective alternatives to India for IT services are reducing its dominance as an offshore location for large businesses, according to Gartner.
But where are the alternatives and who is using them?
The UK gets a lot of focus from IT services companies for good reason. It is worth a lot of money to them.
Gartner says the IT services market in the UK will be worth about $77bn in 2011. This is massive when you compare it to India which Gartner expects to have a domestic IT services...
Can it be true that overseas companies, including those in India, are demanding UK IT workers in increasing numbers?
Back in October I wrote
Deloitte says that using requirement visualisation tools in software development will save billions. Basically this is using interactive images to...
Hot-on-the heals of acquiring a 55% stake in Brazil's largest IT service provider CPM Braxis for €233m Capgemini is talking up Latin...
After writing a series of blog posts about Brazil as a destination for IT services I thought Capgemini's latest acquisition was worth a mention.
The French IT services giant has taken a 55% share in Brazilian IT service provider CPM Braxis for €233m.
Brazil has a really...
I thought it would be interesting to see how much internet traffic there would be on friday. The fact that Britain's great hope at Wimbledon was playing as well as Brazil in the World Cup was bound to drive internet traffic.
Managed service provider Star agreed to measure traffic within...
Countries have watched India's meteoric rise in the global IT market with envious eyes.
Everybody wants a piece of the action. And why not?
This blog has recently featured a
General Electric in Latin America told Computer Weekly journalist Angelica Mari that it wants to use more countries for IT services and in the process reduce its reliance on India.
There is a lot of choice these days about where to offshore.
I mean look at