Innovative mindset can deliver great products!

Bhatia, Sabeer
May 2005
Siliconindia;May2005, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p28
The article informs that India is ready to take the next step in the software value chain developing world-class consumer and enterprise products. A dose of professionalism, a stomach for greater risk, an eye for quality, an understanding of international markets and a culture of innovation is all it needs. In recent decades, India has amazingly developed the outsourcing industry by acquiring and developing the necessary IT skills needed by global multinationals. The first wave of "outsourcing" some of the IT services of U.S. corporations to TCS, Wipro and Infosys, was followed by corporations establishing their own IT-services divisions in India. It is reassuring that at least the basic ingredients for success already exist in India a pool of talented professionals, a semi developed local enterprise market and a budding consumer market.


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