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April 27, 2011  12:12 PM

Indian suppliers are the new IT bellwethers

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40
HCL, IBM, Infosys, TCS, Wipro

When I started working as a journalist in the IT sector IBM was always used as the bellwether for IT spending. If its results were bad it usually meant businesses weren't spending on IT. If the results were good it usually meant businesses were spending.

But times have changed,...

March 16, 2011  3:13 PM

MindTree and 2e2 deal shows mid market offshore opportunity

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40
2e2, MindTree, SAP, SME, TCS

An agreement between 2e2 and Indian IT service provider MindTree is an interesting one.

The deal sees MindTree provide SAP helpdesk, support and development work for 2e2's clients. The interesting part is that this will open up offshore resources to customers that would not normally be...

January 21, 2011  11:50 AM

TCS’s UK workforce is reducing as UK business grows

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40
HCL, TCS, Wipro

India's IT service providers are truly global. This is reflected in the diverse customer bases that they have. But is it reflected in their...

January 17, 2011  4:24 PM

What can UK IT workers take from strong results at Indian IT giants?

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40
Infosys, Lakshmi, TCS

I was talking to Tata Consultancy Services'...

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January 11, 2011  12:19 PM

Logica plans interesting but not as exciting as I expected

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40
BT, cloud, Logica, Microsoft, TCS

I have been hearing speculation left right and centre about Logica since last year.

I got quite excited recently when somebody told me Logica was announcing some...

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December 2, 2010  9:32 AM

Will Indian IT firms have a field day as economy picks up?

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40
Equaterra, Gartner, TCS

Earlier this week I blogged about the latest report about suppliers from Equaterra.

The report revealed that Indian suppliers such as Wipro,...

October 28, 2010  9:38 AM

India’s booming middle class chose what to study based on demand not curiosity

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40
HCL, Infosys, TCS

Computer weekly correspondant Kathleen Hall is out in India visiting Indian IT services firm HCL. She sent me a blog post following an interview with an Indian academic.

Here is Kathleen's blog post:

The huge disparity of wealth in India is impossible not to notice. Whether it's a...

October 27, 2010  11:29 AM

Wipro latest Indian supplier to declare its intent in UK government sector

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40
Cogizant, HCL, Infosys, TCS, Wipro

I have been blogging recently about what the Indian IT...

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October 26, 2010  12:05 PM

How much did the India IT bosses earn last year?

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40
HCL, HP, IBM, Infosys, TCS, Wipro

As I have blogged in the past about the huge pay packets of bosses at US IT firms, I thought it would be interesting to highlight something I read on the Times of India website. It shows how much the top brass at...

October 21, 2010  3:59 PM

Outsourcing suppliers give cause to believe the economy is getting back on track

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40
Infosys, TCS

Could it be that the world economy has turned a corner?

India's biggest IT service provider followed its rival Infosys in reporting strong growth for its latest financial quarter.

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