Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley was born through several contributing factors intersecting, including a skilled STEM research base housed in area universities, plentiful venture capital, and steady U.S. Department of Defense spending.

Thiruvanathapuram , Kerala, India. In , MIT researchers developed a novel method for measuring which towns are home to startups with higher growth potential and this defines Silicon Valley to center on the municipalities of Menlo Park, Mountain View, Palo Alto, and Sunnyvale. Archived from the original on March 7,

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28/10/ · 25 Facts About Infosys. October 28, at AM. Infosys Technologies Limited (NASDAQ: INFY) is a world leader in providing IT consulting and software services to the finest global organizations. Infosys offers offshore based software services such as application development, software maintenance, Internet consulting, and establishing software centers for their customers. Infosys.

Infosys offers offshore based software services such as application development, software maintenance, Internet consulting, and establishing software centers for their customers. Through the worldwide sales headquarters in Fremont, California, US, and 35 other sales offices located in North America, Europe, Australia, UAE and 8 development centers located through out India, Infosys capitalizes on time zone differences to create a 24 hour workday.

During the fiscal year ended on March 31, , Infosys cocked revenues of 2. Infosys has ongoing contracts with more than major companies for software development and maintenance. These contracts are executed with both onsite and offshore personnel.

I have come across the following interesting article about Infosys Technologies, with interesting facts and figures. On July 2, , Infosys technologies will turn In these 25 years, however, Infosys has set new standards in governance and wealth creation both for employee and shareholders and turned an entire industry on its head global delivery as opposed to offshoring. Despite the rash of publicity the company receives, however, there are still things about it that are little-known.

Here are 25 such. Murthy is employee 4 , not employee number 1 at Infosys. Although he resigned on December 29, , the day he decided to start Infosys, Murthy did not join Infosys, which was incorporated on July 2, , until 18, March He had promised Ashok Patni that he would complete two projects and it took him that long to do that. Raghavan was employee 1. Nandan Nilekani decided to become an entrepreneur a few days before his marriage.

Nilekani was to get married in the first week of January, In late December , when Murthy and Raghavan told him of their plan to quit and start a company he cast in his lot with them.

Infosys has seven founders, not six. The names of the six are well known: The seventh was Ashok Arora. Even as the company waited for permission to import a computer it started operations as a body shopper in the true sense of the word. The computer came later, and the global delivery model much later, although, documents show that the company had started speaking of this trend as way back as in The Best Books of Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions Looking for beautiful books?

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