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| 29 November, 2020, 03:45 PM IST | E-Paper

    Jochelle Mendonca

    Assistant Editor - Enterprise IT, ET Prime

    Having spent over 10 years as a business journalist , first with Reuters and then the Economic Times, I love writing stories that show people the big picture and stories based on the little illuminat ...

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    Focus on M&As, and reducing team friction: Wipro has a new strategy, but old questions refuse to goTCS pilots gig-type working models in pandemic's wakeAccenture has aced the acquisitions game. Indian IT companies can use a few tips from its playbook.The code with which TCS, Infosys, and Indian IT keep defying the doomsayers: retrain, retool, revalue
    Not fit and proper: VCs, startups cry foul as restriction on investments from Mauritius, China hurtsWhy Accenture, Genpact et al. may struggle to execute Facebook’s content-moderation contractsThe Coforge stock is on a tear: why travel and hospitality exposure is not a drag on its valuationHexaware, NIIT, CitiusTech: PE investor Baring can’t wait to catch its breath if it spots an IT pick
    Ashok Soota: loves to go against the grain; builds ace companies; master mentor; at 77, raring to goBPOs hunt for talent in smaller towns, build an Uber-like model to survive the pandemicBPO firm Teleperformance hires over 12,000 people in last three months using digital hiring strategyBehind HCL Tech’s USD3 billion enterprise software play and why its success is so crucial
    Infosys takes TCS head-on under Salil Parekh; delivers growth despite the pandemic, stock zoomsThe new rival of Byju’s, UpGrad, and Simplilearn is no ed-tech startup. The name is TCS.Pandemic pointers for Indian IT: make do with small deals, says ISG; and a catch in TCS’s cash flowPut in co-ordinated efforts to keep cash collections high: TCS CFO V Ramakrishnan
    “Bangalored” is passé, Bastar is here: why rural BPOs hope to grab a chunk of post-pandemic workPersistent began with IT products and promise. Having fallen behind, its revival hinges on services.Abidali Neemuchwala's stint at Wipro: from great expectations to the lost continentWFH may need tech trackers, but employers must watch for thin line between tracking and surveillance
    The laptop lapped it up in the lockdown, but the party may not last longThis crisis is a “little different animal”, and it is hurting Indian IT more than 2008Enterprise tech is offering deals, freebies at pandemic sale. The real aim: Get customers locked in.TCS wants to tweak its software-delivery model. Success can mean higher profit, employee productivity.
    Genpact may withdraw its earnings guidanceIndian IT just passed its crisis QC. Here’s how it’s getting ready for the post-pandemic new normal.Small captives may go on the block as a result of Covid-19 pandemicIT companies face demands for discounts, payment delays from clients
    Cognizant withdraws FY20 guidance, draws on credit line to boost financial flexibilityBPO cos in talks to restructure debt, add credit lines to deal with Covid-19 impactStartek to boost sales, management ranks to speed turnaroundCovid-19: No outsourcing for these business processes management companies
    Cognizant to give two-thirds of employees 25% more in base pay for working in coronavirus pandemicIT companies power critical services, can’t let all work from home, say CEOsProject WFH hits bandwidth hurdle: IT employees forced to report from frontline, risking infectionCoronavirus impact: Hikes, bonuses on the block as IT firms get ready for slump
    Accenture slashes FY20 revenue growth forecast due to Covid-19Karnataka dials Firstsource, Infosys for Covid-19 helplinePNB Housing bucks trend, trusts tech to boost efficiencyCovid-19 impact: IT firms seek client waivers so staff can work from home
    Coronavirus outbreak: Tata Sons asks employees to avoid domestic travel, cut down face-to-face meetingsInfosys sacks employees arrested for taking bribesCoronavirus: Nasscom urges Govt to allow techies to work from homeWork-from-home gains ground as call centres run pilots
    Infosys sees a billion dollar in the cloudGenpact flags coronavirus as risk factor; says unable to predict impact on 2020 revenueDifferent metric for digital: CognizantDigit launches coronavirus insurance product
    63,000-plus robots at Accenture’s operationsGoing for the skill? Learn the TCS, Infosys wayUBS sets sights on fintech startups
    UBS sets sights on fintech startups
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    Cognizant’s US headcount drops
    Cognizant’s US headcount drops
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    YONO largest consumer platform after e-commerce companies, says SBI ChiefTechtonic tales: Why the BPM industry is likely to outperform IT firms in 2020Travel curbs could leave a mark on IT Companies' Q4 numbersInfosys to pay as much as $250 million for Simplus acquisition
    Cognizant spends $49 mn to let go some employees, $29 million to retain othersCognizant Beats Estimates, Posts 4% Jump in RevenueCognizant's Vice Chairman Francisco D'Souza steps down from the board; Vinita Bali joinsCognizant in talks to buy French Salesforce consulting co, to add 345 employees
    Liberty Global signs deal with Infosys, to transfer 300 employees to IT firmRoopa Kudva retires from Infosys boardCognizant buys US consultancy Code ZeroEngineers as interns is an idea that needs some doing: Experts
    Government moves to provide internships to fresh engineers to help with employabilityIBM raises IITian Arvind Krishna to CEO effective AprilWipro CEO Abidali Neemuchwala steps downQuess Q3 revenue jumps 36% to Rs 2,950 crore
    Cognizant-led consortium wins five-year deal from UK’s Network RailCognizant consortium wins five year deal from Network RailInfosys sets up team to scale platform unitIBM India opens automation innovation centre in Pune
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