Mayawati urges Supreme Court to take cognizance of rising incidents of crime against women
"It is a matter of deep regret that during the past some years, especially since the BJP government has come to power, women are not safe. This is not the only incident, in UP I said it yesterday also that there is not a day when there is not an incident of rape and murder, attempt to rape or molestation," Mayawati said at a press conference.
Greg Hyttenrauch named Cognizant EVP, President of Digital Systems & Technology
Prior to Vodafone, Hyttenrauch spent seven years at Capgemini...
Cognizant cuts bench time, puts pressure on employees
Cognizant has cut the bench time for employees, opening up the possibility of more exit...
Mark Taylor to head Cognizant Interactive
Cognizant Digital Business President Malcolm Frank announced that Mark Tayylor who was earlier serving as Global Customer Engagement Lead at Capgemini, has joined Cognizant Interactive as the new Senior Vice President and Global Practice Leader. Taylor brings decades of industry expertise across a variety of sectors, particularly in consumer products.
Cognizant to upskill 5,000 staffers
The firm had planned to increase hiring in its sales vertical to build a 500-strong team that will target niche deals in digital services.
Why rumours about the death of desktop are exaggerated
In the enterprise segment, desktop still enjoys a respectable 38% share, from 73% in 2010.
Cognizant’s $250m-a-year content moderation business up for grabs
Cognizant's decision to move out of content moderation biz has created space for other companies.
Cognizant fires unionist for 'performance reasons'
Cognizant, in a statement, said: “Cognizant recently terminated this employee of approximately five months tenure with the company for performance reasons and based on client feedback. Our decision is consistent with the terms of our contracts with all of our employees.” Recently, Cognizant had announced that it would cut thousands of jobs.
Two years on, how Trump's BAHA law is making life tough for Indian H-1B seekers
The going has been tough for techies working on IT projects onsite, especially since April 2017.
New York-based Synechron reaches out to NTT, Cognizant for takeover
IT company Synechron Technologies which is valued at $1.2-1.3 billion, is on the block with Cognizant and NTT among the global companies approached for a takeover. However, Synechron founders have denied looking to cash out saying many competitors approached them multiple times for a buyout, but the founders have always refrained.
Omega Healthcare appoints Sumit Sachdeva as Chief Growth Officer
The company said Sachdeva will be responsible for accelerating growth in the payer and pharma segments while also driving adoption of the company’s technologies.
Indian IT employees stare at a mid-life crisis
The axe will fall mainly on midlevel employees and those who haven’t picked up relevant skills.
Cognizant to hire over 23,000 students in 2020
Last week, Cognizant had said it will remove about 10,000-12,000 mid-to-senior level associates worldwide from their current roles in coming quarters. This is expected to lead to a net reduction of approximately 5,000 to 7,000 roles (about 2 per cent of its total headcount) and re-skilling and redeployment of about 5,000 of the total associates impacted.
Cognizant to shed 7,000 jobs to cut costs, exit content business
Cognizant will cut as many as 7000 jobs in the next few quarters and exit its content moderation business, impacting another 6000 employees,...
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