Tag: India

Infosys to Support Strategic IT Transformation at TNT

BANGALORE, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services, today announced it has signed a five-year agreement with the leading global express delivery company TNT, to help TNT simplify and transform its technology applications. As part of its turnaround and transformation strategy called ‘Outlook’, TNT is overhauling its […]

Indian Providers and the Elusive Productivity Issue | Article

Indian Providers and the Elusive Productivity Issue | Article

Indian BPOs got their start competing on price. Now there are geographies that offer even lower prices. At the same time, buyers’ shopping criteria includes more than just price. How are BPOs adopting to the new pressures? Here are four major world trends affecting Indian BPOs and their productivity goals. 1.  The changing marketplace “The […]

Can Offshore BPO Have an Impact Beyond the Bottom Line? | Article

Can Offshore BPO Have an Impact Beyond the Bottom Line? | Article

A new study by Monitor Group and the Rockefeller Foundation examines BPO that delivers a “double bottom line”—a strong business case and social impact. There’s little doubt that offshoring business process work can deliver cost savings for outsourcing customers and profits for business process outsourcing (BPO) providers. But can the BPO industry actually improve the […]

Monsoon Season for BPO: An Updated Weather Report about Outsourcing’s Near-Term Future | Article

Monsoon Season for BPO: An Updated Weather Report about Outsourcing’s Near-Term Future | Article

During the heat of the August monsoon, I traveled to New Delhi to speak at the NASSCOM BPO Strategy Summit. The sights, smells and intensity of India never cease to amaze and delight me. I speak at conferences all over the world including world-class events hosted by Sourcing Interests Group (SIG) and IAOP. All three […]

BPO in Brazil Matures, But Focus Remains on Regional Business | Article

BPO in Brazil Matures, But Focus Remains on Regional Business | Article

A recent all-encompassing business process outsourcing contract with a whopping 13-year term is another sign of the booming BPO market in Brazil, which has been growing at an annual average rate of 6.5 percent over the last four years, according to The Brazilian Association of Information Technology and Communication Companies (BRASSCOM). Today, many Brazilian IT […]

Outsourcing F&A and HR Enables Rapid Growth | Article

Outsourcing F&A and HR Enables Rapid Growth | Article

Outsourcing Excellence Award – Best Global Services: Carillion PLC and Accenture Carillion PLC is a leading support services company. It operates in a highly competitive industry where achieving its margin targets demands a rigorous approach to controlling costs and delivering profitable growth. Carillion’s disparate processes and underlying systems were a potential obstacle to that growth. […]

Small U.S.-Based Finance and Accounting Outsourcer Delivers Value of Large Providers | Article

Small U.S.-Based Finance and Accounting Outsourcer Delivers Value of Large Providers | Article

The bulk of most companies’ operational costs are in manpower, says Ragu Bhargava, CEO of Global Upside, Inc., a finance and accounting (F&A) service provider. That’s one of the reasons companies in all industries are increasingly bucking the long-held practice of retaining full-time F&A staff in house. Mountain View, Calif,-based Global Upside, Inc. provides services […]

WNS Global Services – We Extend Your Enterprise | Service Provider

WNS Global Services – We Extend Your Enterprise | Service Provider

WNS is a leading global Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) company. Founded as British Airways’ captive back-office in 1996, WNS has today risen to a leadership position with more than 200 global clients, serviced by over 21,000 professionals across 23 global delivery centers worldwide, including Costa Rica, India, the Philippines, Romania, Sri Lanka and United Kingdom. […]

Infosys Builds Outsourcing Partnership in Mining Sector to Solve Procurement Labor Shortages and Integrate PO with FAO | Article

Infosys Builds Outsourcing Partnership in Mining Sector to Solve Procurement Labor Shortages and Integrate PO with FAO | Article

What happens in an outsourcing relationship when the two partners are willing to go beyond each of their comfort zones to solve an intractable problem? Answer: a win-win for both partners as well as the relationship itself. This is the story of how Rio Tinto, a leading international mining group, and Infosys BPO, its outsourcing […]

Action Plans for Managing Attrition in an Outsourcing Service Provider’s Resources | Article

Action Plans for Managing Attrition in an Outsourcing Service Provider’s Resources | Article

Change sometimes brings unintended consequences. When outsourcing relationships several years ago took on the characteristic of delivering services from one or more offshore locations, an unintended consequence was “talent wars” and attrition. Unmanaged attrition among a provider’s ranks leads to unsatisfactory service delivery and higher costs. How can the parties manage this dilemma? Should they […]

3i Infotech – Global Information Technology Service Provider | Service Provider

3i Infotech – Global Information Technology Service Provider | Service Provider

3i Infotech is a global Information technology company with a broad range of solutions. In 1999 we started off with just two offerings: application development & maintenance and IT infrastructure services. In addition, there was a team handling the back-office transaction processing work for the ICICI Bank, a NYSE-listed organization. We have expanded our portfolio […]

Emerging Markets are Changing How Medical Devices Firms Do Business | Article

Emerging Markets are Changing How Medical Devices Firms Do Business | Article

A Wipro Trend Setter Conversation with Jyotirmay Datta, Global Industry Head for Medical Devices Emerging markets will play a “big role” in altering the business mix of medical device manufacturers, posits Jyotirmay Datta, Global Industry Head for Medical Devices for Wipro. Medical devices include any and everything physicians and caregivers use to treat patients or […]

iGATE’s Differentiation in Delivering Value to Customers | Article

iGATE’s Differentiation in Delivering Value to Customers | Article

iGATE is enjoying significant growth and currently performing strongly in the market with a 200%+ increase in stock price since 2009 and market cap increasing from $300 million to nearly $1 billion. I spoke with David Kruzner, Senior Vice President, about the way iGATE goes to market, its differentiation, and how its customers benefit from […]

Audio: Why Businesses are Turning to BPO for More than Bottom-Line Savings | Article

Audio: Why Businesses are Turning to BPO for More than Bottom-Line Savings | Article

Peter Bendor-Samuel, Everest Group CEO, discusses how strategic BPO services can help grow your business even while driving bottom-line savings.

The Big Challenge that Will Reshape Outsourcing from 2011 – 2015 | Article

The Big Challenge that Will Reshape Outsourcing from 2011 – 2015 | Article

With industry experts predicting such a high degree of change in outsourcing over the next five years, Outsourcing Center asked Peter Bendor-Samuel, an industry pioneer and thought leader, for insights and predictions as to exactly where the industry is headed and what’s driving that movement. Bendor-Samuel, CEO and Founder of Everest Group, an advisory firm […]

Hot Spots for Growth in Outsourcing | Article

Hot Spots for Growth in Outsourcing | Article

Which industries will experience a surge in outsourcing in the next few years, and what risks will buyers of those services face? Are there business processes or functions that will begin turning to outsourcing in the next two to five years? What value opportunities and risks will they bring? In what geographic regions will companies […]