Tag: green

BPO Futures: Bet on Change

BPO Futures: Bet on Change

To live in an age of rapid change is as exhilarating as it is challenging. This is an extraordinary time for the BPO space, with huge leaps in business technology, process and theory taking place against the backdrop of tumultuous economic conditions, the ongoing evolution of globalization, and the social and mobile revolutions playing out […]

Exploring the Green Supply Chain | White Paper

Exploring the Green Supply Chain | White Paper

Implementing best practices in green supply chain management can lead to considerable gains in efficiencies, competitive advantage, and the bottom line. Wipro and Outsourcing Center conducted a survey to examine the attitudes and approaches to green supply chain management of organizations across various industry segments. This white paper presents survey findings in such aspects as […]

Forces of Change Shaping Outsourcing Solutions | Article

Forces of Change Shaping Outsourcing Solutions | Article

Like a pre-storm sky, a look at the investments outsourcing service providers are currently undertaking presents evidence of tremendous change over the next five years. They’re mapping out a new course, and buyers of outsourcing services need to understand where providers are headed so they can make informed decisions. Outsourcing Center asked 12 leading ITO […]

Buyers Face Decisions around New Opportunities and Risks in Outsourced IT Solutions | Article

Buyers Face Decisions around New Opportunities and Risks in Outsourced IT Solutions | Article

Charlie Bess, HP Fellow, HP Enterprise Services, says the outsourcing industry is facing “a different kind of IT and support environment than what we had just a few short years ago.” Here’s how he describes this new environment: More sensors deployed in more parts of a customer’s business giving organizations a deeper understanding of their […]

Syntel – Small Enough to Listen, Big Enough to Deliver<sup>TM</sup> | Service Provider

Syntel – Small Enough to Listen, Big Enough to DeliverTM | Service Provider

Syntel, Inc. is a NASDAQ-listed, global provider of IT services and KPO solutions, aiming to enhance clients’ business efficiency and reduce operational costs. Our portfolio of solutions includes a wide range of technology solutions and services, with an elite clientele of Global 2000 organizations in the BANKING & FINANCIAL SERVICES, HEALTHCARE & LIFE SCIENCES, INSURANCE, MANUFACTURING, and RETAIL, LOGISTICS, TRAVEL & TELECOM INDUSTRIES. History […]

Sustainable Manufacturing Helps Companies Cope with Increased Global Competition | Article

Sustainable Manufacturing Helps Companies Cope with Increased Global Competition | Article

Wipro Voice: A Conversation with NS Bala, Senior Vice President and Global Head, Manufacturing Business Unit, Wipro Technologies and Member, Wipro Council for Industry Research Today’s resource-constrained world has elevated sustainable manufacturing to the status of an imperative. Sustainable manufacturing, which spans all manufacturing activities and value chain processes, is all about delivering products and […]

Why Green IT Matters at Wipro | Article

Why Green IT Matters at Wipro | Article

Wipro Academic Thought Spot: A Discussion with Indranil Bose, Associate Professor, The University of Hong Kong, A Wipro Council for Industry Research Initiative In December 2007 Gartner published an article entitled “Green IT The New Industry Shock Wave.” Its report revealed that the information and communications technology (ICT) industry accounted for two percent of the […]

Supply Chain Changes: Going Green and Going Global | Article

Supply Chain Changes: Going Green and Going Global | Article

Going global and going green are two new directions supply chain outsourcing is heading. Like other BPO processes, IT and services are converging. And our experts see two new areas for supplier growth. Here’s what else the experts expect. Going global: the move to right-shoring Navanit Samaiyar, Senior Vice President, Procurement and Supply Chain services […]

How an SMB Helped GSA Combine 39 Contracts into One and Adopt Commercial Standards | Article

How an SMB Helped GSA Combine 39 Contracts into One and Adopt Commercial Standards | Article

When Catapult entered the scene, the GSA had 39 vendors, 12 versions of its e-mail client, and 15 help desks. Each of the 11 regional offices provided its own IT infrastructure services with differing data security standards. Today, GSA has one IT contract and a consolidated infrastructure. Plus, outsourcing has saved American taxpayers $15 million a year.

How Changes in the Market Changed the Face of Outsourcing | Article

How Changes in the Market Changed the Face of Outsourcing | Article

LEAN, green, and savings now are the mantras of IT buyers today, according to Richard Penn. Even IT pricing is experiencing a metamorphosis. Here’s what buyers and suppliers need to know in today’s brave new ITO world.

Greening Test Labs | White Paper

Greening Test Labs | White Paper

Leveraging WTASTM for Green Benefits and Managing Your Test Lab Enviroment Challenges. Until now, many challenges in managing heterogeneous test lab environments could not be overcome with virtualization, due to technology limitations. Companies were forced to use tools for a virtual environment only. Wipro has developed a new solution (Wipro Test Automation Services Framework) that […]

New Impacts on Outsourcing in 2009 | Article

New Impacts on Outsourcing in 2009 | Article

New influences on outsourcing in 2009 include such factors as SOA, green IT, and the convergence of technology and business processes. Each will impact the value proposition and decision making. Here are the insights that will help to prepare your company for these impacts.

Electronic Signing Solution Eliminates the Hidden Cost and Process Roadblock in Going From Paper to Digitized Documents | Article

Electronic Signing Solution Eliminates the Hidden Cost and Process Roadblock in Going From Paper to Digitized Documents | Article

Although companies have spent millions on digitizing their documents, they still face a process bottleneck in trying to close sales and other contractual agreements because they have to revert back to a costly paper process to get the documents signed–and that could take days or weeks. Now there’s an SaaS solution that reduces the process to minutes, increases productivity and customer satisfaction, and dramatically takes costs out of the process.