Rising automation and low attrition has led to IT hiring decline: Nasscom
A recent report by Nasscom has stated that IT hiring has gone down due to several reasons, especially with employers automating lower-end jobs
Changing trends in IT hiring, new skills in demand
Recent IT hiring trends indicate that recruiters are shifting their focus away from pure tech skills and are now looking for soft skills and domain knowledge too.
Weak rupee, emerging tech driving growth of IT industry
This not only provides a competitive edge to the Indian IT sector, but also increases their chances of winning new and renewal contracts.
Nasscom to build India as global hub for analytics
Technology : Business Intelligence
Forms a special interest group with leaders from industry, academia and government.
BPM industry sets a goal of $50 bn in revenues by 2020
Nasscom also sets up the BPM council and appointed Keshav Murugesh as the chairman
Nasscom forms Product Council to strengthen software product ecosystem
Technology : Hardware & Software
NASSCOM Product Council and iSPIRT may collectively help shape the policy environment to support a vibrant software product industry in the country.
NASSCOM welcomes foreign trade policy thrust on changes in SEZ rules
The apex IT trade body has been working closely with the Ministry of Commerce to identify specific requirements in the SEZ policy to make it more effective for the IT-BPM sector.
Proposed U.S. Bill a threat to India's IT cos
Nasscom president Som Mittal says the Bill is highly discriminatory and designed to debilitate Indian IT companies.
Nasscom appoints Mindtree's Natarajan as Chairman
He succeeds N. Chandrasekaran, CEO & MD of TCS, who served as Chairman of Nasscom for the year 2012-13.
Indian entrepreneurs should explore multi-lingual opportunities: Eric Schmidt
Technology : Web Technologies
The Google executive chairman says the Indian government should support start-ups