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Content tagged with IT Strategy posted in August 2004
EDS's Jordan: We Need Offshore Labor
News  |  8/30/2004  | 
The services firm's chairman and CEO says U.S. vendors can't compete with lower-cost regions unless they enhance their own offshore presence.
Indian Software Firm's Shares Begin Trading
News  |  8/25/2004  | 
Shares of Tata Consultancy Services soared on their first day of public trading.
Financial-Service Firms Ignore Cross-Selling, Examine Offshoring
News  |  8/24/2004  | 
A pair of new reports indicates that financial-services firms are too timid when cross-selling online and perhaps too aggressive in budgeting offshore savings.
In A Role Reversal, Outsiders Seen Dominating Indian IT Market
News  |  8/24/2004  | 
IBM recently grabbed one of the largest IT outsourcing services deals in India, for example.
Report says Virtually All Big Companies Will Outsource Security By 2010
News  |  8/23/2004  | 
A Yankee Group report suggests that the need to stay ahead of hackers will drive a move to outsource security to managed service providers.
Indian Outsourcer Complies With U.S. Security Laws
News  |  8/11/2004  | 
Patni Computing Systems has instituted measures to strictly adhere to HIPAA and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.
Government Spending Boosts CSC's Earnings
News  |  8/11/2004  | 
Sales in Europe and to the U.S. government drove double-digit growth in net income.
Business Technology: From Offshore Outsourcing To Global Competitiveness
Commentary  |  8/6/2004  | 
Plenty of myths, half-truths, and misconceptions still swirl around the phenomenon of offshore outsourcing, so Optimize magazine will explore this idea next month with a special issue featuring subject-matter experts discussing how the larger idea is one of global competitiveness.
SAP To Add 1,900 Programmers In India
News  |  8/3/2004  | 
The business-software vendor will invest another $24 million and add the programmers by the end of 2006.
WebEx Extends Footprint To India
News  |  8/3/2004  | 
The provider of Web conferencing services plans to use the country as a base for its back-office work.

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