Mahindra Satyam has signed a partnership agreement with Japan’s TechMatrix Corporation to provide cloud-based healthcare solutions in the Asean region.
Systems Integrators play a crucial role in Enterprise IT; but those in Malaysia are facing mass extinction, writes Bernard Sia.
Mahindra Satyam has launched a US$50-million fund that will provide its people with seed capital and mentoring to help them launch their next big idea. Their partner in this is Softbank of Japan, with whom Mahindra Satyam has an existing business relationship. The money will come from SBI Ventures.
Indian IT outsourcing company Mahindra Satyam is confident of hitting 1,100 staff in two years from the current count of 500, with growth in its Global Solution Center led by both its Asean and Malaysia business.
With ‘Jobs, Jobs and Jobs’ being a top of mind issue with American voters, it was no surprise that US presidential candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney trained their guns on the outsourcing of jobs by profit-at-all-costs US companies. Karamjit Singh looks at whether the US election will affect Malaysia’s positioning as an outsourced destination.