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How Slashing IT Costs Helped Genpact Retain Customers

To retain and provide more value to its customers, Genpact did something unusual: It cut IT costs.

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Feature

What is Next for India's Outsourcing Industry?

CIO.com talked to Som Mittal, departing president of NASSCOM, about immigration policy and protectionist politics in the U.S., political and economic instability at home, and what the future holds for the Indian IT services industry.

The Value of Internet for Small and Medium Enterprises in India

The most powerful advantage of the Internet for the SMEs is an improved level of customer interaction which is achieved by exploiting the participatory nature of today’s internet.

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Interview

FireEye has Disrupted the Security Landscape for Protection against Next-Gen Threats: Ashar Aziz

During his recent visit to India, Ashar Aziz, founder of security vendor FireEye, spoke extensively to CIO Magazine on why it has now become imperative for Indian CISOs to align with their company’s vision to fight next-generation threats.

Legacy Transformation is One of the Big Industry Challenges: CIO, Mphasis

M. G. Raghuraman, CIO, Mphasis, spoke to us about recent trends in the industry, evolution of the CIO role in recent times, and how one can shine as a CIO.

The Enemy within the Border: Taking Rogue IT Down

For CIOs, the IT Rogues Gallery still remains in the shadows. Rogue IT is gradually making its presence felt in enterprises.

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Video

Computerworld Tech Update 06 - 10 Jan, 2014

In this roundup of tech news from ComputerWorld for the week 06 - 10 January, 2014, we talk about the status of Microsoft's CEO search, NASSCOM appointing a new president, wearable tech making a strong showing at CES 2014, Intel dropping the McAfee name, and Tablets out-shipping PCs in the current year.

IDG World Tech Update

In this week's tech update President Barack Obama signs cyber threat executive order, BlackBerry readies a special edition Z10, a Fujitsu project serves smartphone ads from TV commercials and more.

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News

Office of Fair Trading to Scrutinise Government IT Outsourcing

The Office of Fair Trading has launched a shock investigation into the supply of ICT goods and services to the public sector and is calling for suppliers and purchasers to get in touch and share their experiences.

Immigration Bill Could Hike IT Hiring, or Send More IT Jobs Offshore, says Gartner

The Senate immigration bill's impact on offshore outsourcing will be disruptive to outsourcers, their customers and potentially to the U.S. IT labor market, according to Gartner.

Infosys' First CEO Returns to Lead Company

Infosys' co-founder and first CEO N. R. Narayana Murthy has returned to the company as executive chairman, amid concerns that the outsourcer's performance has not been as good as that of some of its Indian peers.

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Opinion

Promotion of Domestic Manufacturing is Key for Future Growth

The Indian IT industry will have to re channelize their energy to overcome as many obstacles it is still poised for future challenges as well.

Technology R&D at Crossroads in India

Given its technology prowess and growing credibility as a key destination for IT, India has a tremendous opportunity to generate more value for itself by becoming a true technology R&D hub for the world.

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Slide-Show

5 Tech Skills in Lowest Demand in 2013

While the overall job market may still be difficult, it's generally better for those with technology skills. Even so, recruiters and hiring managers say some skillsets are a lower priority than others for their clients and companies. Here are the skillsets they say are the lowest priority in 2013.

Highest Paid Executives of Indian Tech Companies

A look at the earnings of top executives of Indian tech companies.

Putting the IT in Mobility

The Citrix Workplace of the Future report, which polled 1,900 senior IT decision-makers across 19 countries, finds that by 2020 organizations are set to reduce office space by almost a fifth.

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