Thursday, June 30, 2011
HP Plans Expansion in China
Hewlett-Packard Corp, the world's largest PC maker by shipment volume, has announced its expansion plans for China on Wednesday.
Fujitsu Empowers the University of Bath Innovation Centre with Salesforce.com CRM
Fujitsu has enabled the University of Bath to expand the scope of its Innovation Centre by migrating its business network system to a Cloud-based solution.
No Restrictions on Outsourcing Say UK Trade and Investment
The UK has said that it is not interested in restricting outsourcing and would promote overseas investment in India.
Cleveland Police Authority and Steria Extend Shared Services Partnership
Steria, a leading European IT-enabled business services provider, has announced the extension of its shared services partnership with Cleveland Police Authority which will deliver additional savings in excess of €10 (£9 million).
Lloyds Cuts 15,000 Jobs
Lloyds Banking Group Plc, Britain’s biggest mortgage lender, will cut 15,000 jobs and reduce costs by an additional 1.5 billion pounds ($2.4 billion) as it withdraws from overseas units and increases its U.K. focus.
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Demand for IT Graduates Rockets
Demand for IT skills has rocketed, according to a survey by the Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR). IT graduates are the second most sought after.
Google Takes on Facebook
Google+ has been launched to a small group of users and invitees enables people to post status updates, share links and upload photos.
CSC Launch Bizcloud in UK
CSC’s on-premise cloud solution – BizCloud - is being launched in the UK, Germany, Italy and Spain. It will be rolled out to Nordic countries in September or October.
Lambeth Council Signs £60m Deal With Capita
London borough of Lambeth has announced a 10 year extension of its deal with Capita. The deal – worth £60m - will see Capita provide a range of services including call centre management and ICT support services.
Tuesday, June 28, 2011
Thorntons Expects £5m Savings From Outsourcing Deal
Thorntons has announced the decision to outsource its Distribution and Warehousing function to DHL, a leading expert in the distribution field.