IBM to study cost benefits for Indian smart grids
Many power utilities are deploying proof of concepts and pilots for smart grids. India is behind other countries in smart grid adoption
More Indian BPO firms join Philippines race
It over took India as a leading call centre destination due to the nation’s closer affinity to American culture and lower attrition among workers
‘India is ripe for investments in social innovation’
Nasscom Foundation, has been steadily working to get NGOs and small organizations to the limelight. Rita Soni, CEO of Nasscom Foundation, to learn more about the foundation’s plans for the coming years
'The mid market is under-served and challenging'
In an interview to CXOtoday, Raman Roy, father of Indian BPO and currently the chairman & MD, Quatrro explains how the mid-market in India is still under-served and how service providers are still learning to penetrate this market
'The IT industry needs to start sharing risks with customers'
IT changed the way IT outsourcing was conducted. So how exactly do IT companies realign themselves in this new environment? Arun Jain, Chairman & CEO, Polaris Software Lab, gives his views.
“I am appealing to a little bit more than altruism”
In an interview to CXOtoday, Jaithirth (Jerry) Rao, Chairman, Nasscom Foundation shares his thoughts on how CSR activities are for real and how they can help us to build a better society
Mindtree co-founder & executive chairman, Ashok Soota submits resignation to board
Soota, has placed his resignation to the Board and has requested to be relieved of his duties by 31st March 2011; resignation is likely to be accepted
Acquiring Patni Computer Systems? Really??
PCS has been regularly in the news since the past few years due to rumors about its impending acquisition by various entities, both domestic and international. Here is an effort at listing the numerous times that the company was courted, wooed, but a unio
“The Patni brand is much bigger than iGate, but on acquisition a new entity should be created,” states Jessie Paul, CEO, PaulWriter
It would be in the best interest of both the parties to create a new company name and brand value, feels Paul
Different management styles to make Patni acquisition rocky
It is expected that neither of the acquiring companies - iGate and the Carlyle Group will step into the integration process. If and when a final acquirer is declared, industry sources expect one of the big four consulting companies to step in