How Indian IT is keeping lights on for global businesses
The scale of transitioning work from office to home is staggering for Indian IT.
Accenture guidance cut signals hard times ahead for India IT
Indian IT exporters generate substantial portion of their revenue from the US an...
Accenture slashes FY20 revenue growth forecast due to Covid-19
The New York-listed IT services giant follows a September to August financial ...
Coronavirus crisis may fast-forward IT’s work-from-home adoption
Nearly half of India’s technology workers – estimated at 3 million – have already begun to work from home as social distancing becomes key to contain the spread of the outbreak. If employees continue to work from home for a few more months, IT companies are likely to conclude that 20-30% of their workforce can operate remotely, said Sridhar Mitta, founder of NextWealth Entrepreneurs.
Accenture veteran Robert E. Sell joins Brillio Board
Sell retired in 2018 as the Group Chief Executive of Accenture’s Communications, Media & Technology (CMT) operating group after spending 34 years at the firm.
Accenture biggest acquirer of companies in past 30 months
Accenture was the top acquirer of companies in the last 30 months. It outdid itself in 2019, making a total of 24 deals - a 50% increase from 2018, showed data from Hampleton Partners' IT and business services M&A market report.
Coronavirus impact: Hikes, bonuses on the block as IT firms get ready for slump
Tech companies may resort to belt tightening moves last used during 2008 financial crisis.
DXC Technology appoints new HR leader for India
DXC Technology has brought on board Lokendra Sethi as its vice-president of HR, said a company statement issued today.
63,000-plus robots at Accenture’s operations
Manish Sharma, group operating officer at Accenture operations, takes charge of the $6 billion unit with over 1,40,000 employees on March 1, as part of Accenture’s recent reorganization. “I don’t want my people anywhere in the world to do boring jobs. We call it MRPT — measurable, repeatable, predictable and transaction work — that our people will not do,” Sharma told.
Accenture opens Innovation Hub in Pune
The Nano Lab will showcase the latest breakthroughs in applied research from Accenture Labs worldwide, featuring uses for advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence, extended reality and quantum computing. It will allow clients to connect with researchers in Accenture Labs globally through immersive sessions and workshops.
Microsoft, Accenture team up to help entrepreneurs amplify social impact
Microsoft and Accenture's collaboration is part of their shared vision to amplify the societal impact of emerging technology with the long-term goal of reaching a million lives globally, a joint statement said.
India and coronavirus: Lucky escape or emergency ahead?
India on Friday imposed some of the world's toughest border measures in the current crisis.
Most leaders rank diversity, workplace culture low on their list of top organisational priorities: Accenture research
Today’s workforce cares increasingly about workplace culture and believes it is critical to helping them thrive in the workplace (reported by 88% of women and 77% of men in India), and majority of leaders (91% in India) believe an inclusive workplace culture is vital to the success of their business.
Accenture opens Innovation Hub in Hyderabad
This will house the company’s first Nano lab in the Asia- Pacific region, which will showcase uses for a range of advanced technologies including artificial intelligence, extended reality and security, and allows clients to connect with researchers located in Accenture Labs globally through immersive sessions and workshops.
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