TITLE

Azim Premji

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Andrew
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;6/16/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 11, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Azim Premji of Wipro Corp and one of the pioneers of outsourcing industry in India is presented. When asked about his reaction when someone recognizes him on the street, he explains that he thinks some of them who were early in a sunrise industry and have done reasonably successfully get an undue amount of credit. Premji adds that they caught the wave at the right time.
ACCESSION #
32813896

 

Related Articles

  • Untitled. Hall, Kathleen // Computer Weekly;8/17/2010, p64 

    The article reports that steel company ArcelorMittal will shift all of its messaging systems to Microsoft Exchange 2010 under a five-year outsourcing deal with Wipro Inc.

  • Wipro Establishes BPO Center in the Philippines.  // EmergingMarketsNOW;1/3/2008, p9 

    The article reveals that Wipro Technologies, an Indian information technology (IT) and business process outsourcing (BPO) services provider, has established a BPO center in Cebu, the Philippines. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. The company plans to recruit about 900...

  • Wipro BPO Reported Revenues at INR2.57Bn in 1Q '08.  // GlobalSourcingNOW;7/20/2007, p8 

    The article reports on the increase in revenues of Wipro BPO in the first quarter of 2008. As compared to the same period in 2007, the company's revenue and operating income increased. The company also plans to increase headcount in its BPO operations. It also plans to set up its BPO operations...

  • Wipro Announces Delay in Opening Atlanta Software Center.  // EmergingMarketsNOW;11/4/2008, p10 

    The article reports on the announcement by Wipro regarding the delay in the opening of a software development center in Atlanta, Georgia. It follows the reduction in information technology (IT) spending due to global economic crisis and stock market downturn. Furthermore, the software...

  • Wipro looks for U.S. partners. Kisiel, Ralph // Automotive News;10/3/2005, Vol. 80 Issue 6169, p26 

    The article reports that Wipro Ltd. is seeking partners in the U.S. to help meet its goal of becoming one of the top five information technology providers to the automobile industry in the next three to five years. If it achieves its goal, India's second-largest software and services outsourcing...

  • The offshore proposition. Lundquist, Eric // eWeek;2/16/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p27 

    Once offshore companies realize they have the business development, design, manufacturing and service skills, they'll begin asking themselves just what their United States partners are bringing to the table. This will bring about the emergence of new competitors among companies that were once...

  • BOTTOM TO BEST. Underhill, William; Overdorf, Jason; Krosnar, Katka // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);9/10/2007 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 150 Issue 11, p30 

    The article discusses ongoing developments in the outsourcing industry. Cost savings is giving way to quality as a chief motivation, as firms seek to get the best job possible for their outsourcing dollars. Dozens of countries vie for outsourcing business but India remains the leader. While...

  • Australia : WIPRO bags outsourcing contract.  // TendersInfo News;8/4/2014, p1 

    The article reports that gas company Atco has awarded a contract to information technology company Wipro to provide total outsourcing solutions to its businesses in Canada and Australia.

  • Outsourcing claims 135 jobs. Chuvala, Bob // Fairfield County Business Journal;7/30/2007, Vol. 46 Issue 31, p4 

    The article reports on the decision of Pitney Bowes Inc. to eliminate 135 information technology (IT) jobs in Fairfield County, Connecticut and 30 in New York and Maryland, outsourcing some of them to Indian firm Wipro Technologies Inc. Pitney vice president of external communications said that...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics