@manu sharma
Sonata Freezes New Hiring
by Manu Sharma    Apr 20, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
After nearly a decade of uninterrupted boom, Sonata Software, a global IT consulting company, is feeling the impact of the economic meltdown and has now frozen new hiring for FY 2009-10. The company has taken this step due to cutting down...
D-day for EVMs, as Polls Begin
by Manu Sharma    Apr 16, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
As the world's largest democracy goes to polls today, the 15th Lok Sbha elections will also decide the efficacy of the new electronic voting machines (EVMs) in ensuring a 'free and fair' elections. The new EVMs, manufactured by Bharat...
Infosys Adds 37 New Customers in Q4
by Manu Sharma    Apr 15, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Infosys Technologies and its subsidiaries have added 37 new clients during the fourth quarter to increase the number of clients to 579 during the last fiscal. However, the net customers addition is down from 170 recorded in fiscal 2007-08 to...
After the Layoff, Infosys Extends Training Period
by Manu Sharma    Apr 15, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
After the recent layoff of 2,100 staff for being "Non-performers", Infosys Technologies has extended the mandatory training period for new recruits from the existing four months to seven months. This move is ostensibly to ensure...
Tech Mahindra Will Enter New League,Says India Inc
by Manu Sharma    Apr 14, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Satyam s acquisition by Tech Mahindra is now more than just a formality. But for the Indian IT industry, it was a welcome change since it marks the end of the suspense and uncertainty over the last three turbulent months.Reacting to the...
Tech Mahindra Buys Satyam But At Whose Cost?
by Manu Sharma    Apr 14, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Tech Mahindra has finally acquired the fraud-ridden Satyam Computers but at whose cost? The buyout is expected to put tremendous pressure on the operations due to interest payments and borrowings of the company. More ever, the IT services...
Tech Mahindra Now Among Top 5 IT Cos.
by Manu Sharma    Apr 13, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
With the successful bidding of Satyam Computer Systems, Tech Mahindra will not only move up in software export rankings in the country, but also diversify into software outsourcing. At present, the telecom company earns its revenue by...
MindTree Rules Out Layoff of 'Minds'
by Manu Sharma    Apr 13, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Unlike IT majors TCS, Infosys, and Wipro,  MindTree Ltd, a global IT and R&D services company, will not layoff even a single employee (minds), said COO N. S. Parthasarathy. IT companies are currently among the largest sectors...
Netbook Fastest Growing PC Segment in 2009
by Manu Sharma    Apr 09, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
With the arrival of netbooks as a competing PC platform, the explosion of social media networking for both business and personal use and the rise of smart grid technology are among the emerging themes of 2009. As per the latest Deloitte's...
TNT to Implement Green Technologies at Data Center
by Manu Sharma    Apr 09, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
TNT, the global express delivery services company as part of the upgradation program will be deploying HP green technologies at its data centers in Bangalore.HP TNT s global IT vendor, will help the company address green IT needs through...