Indian IT firms have performed consistently well in the last few quarters reporting revenue growth in the range of 10-15 percent. However their margins are feeling the pressure in part due to visa issues and increasing onsite cost because of that.
Mobile application development, be it Android or iOS, is the hottest skill right now given the amount of mobile apps we use on a day-to-day basis. There is one for booking tickets, ordering food, cleaning house and anything else you can think of.
But these overseas recruitments come at a cost to the company and the industry ecosystem as a whole, according to industry experts.
HCL Technologies established one centre in 2009 in the Nordics, and today it has 12 centres.
Human workers rarely find repetitive work fulfilling, while their inconsistency is a significant factor driving up their employers’ operational costs
While most have social media behaviour as part of their employee handbooks, some are looking at tackling it through internal communication or launching social awareness programmes
With the evolution of the digital ecosystem in the country, the adoption of Indic-language scripts has acquired greater importance, both as a matter of convenience for customers as well as a means to expand reach and scope of business
A big focus area for HR is the gig economy or short-term contracts or freelance work as opposed to permanent jobs, and how to manage employee expectations in such a scenario
A gamification framework is centered around emotions, and additionally contains goals that need to be accomplished, stakeholders who have to be targeted, business processes to be impacted, rewards to be structured and resultant business outcome.
Jayant Saran, Partner at Deloitte India said the Bill does not directly refer to data or digital forensics processes specifically; however the implications are multifarious.
Building on the momentum of the first phase of the 10,000 Startups, Accelerate 10X is a six-month programme divided in phases of 45 days each, and will focus on three key aspects - product, technology and access to patient capital.
As the use of cloud computing spreads to support digital business efforts, risk executives are wary of emerging cloud-based data management risks.
Currently, Hinduja Global Solutions about 500 home agents in Canada, and 150 in the US. It expects to grow its Work at Home offering by a further 25% by 2018-end.
Thinking of just "digitising" existing business processes, and not overhauling them, would only give incremental benefit, but that won't differentiate them from competitors.
Modern data protection laws seek to find a good balance between the rights of the individual and the interests of organisations who process personal data.
LTTS deals with eminent global organisations like ExxonMobil and Covestro, augur well for the company and are an indication of robust large deals.
Technology startups are mushrooming globally to reap the maximum benefits out of emergent trends
India is its second largest market in terms of learner numbers and revenue, with 3 million learners, or people who sign up on Coursera for courses
Govts and financial institutions globally are looking at ways to minimise misuse of virtual and cryptocurrencies by criminals
The bottom-line is, just capturing data for ‘Things’ is not sufficient. To derive real value and to make real business decisions it is critical to capture data about the ‘Context’ too.
In the last report which came out in 2016, India had a ranking of 18 among 24 countries.
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