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  • Employees generate ideas worth US $500 million, says HCL Tech September 14, 2014

    New Delhi: India's fourth largest IT firm HCL Technologies is now focussing on "ideapreneurship" to encourage employees to come up with innovative solutions to customers' business challenges. Under the initiative, the Noidabased firm has generated over 32,000 innovative ideas since 2008 to deliver approximately US $500 million of value to customers. "It...
  • 12 Indian firms in Forbes' 50 best companies in AsiaPacific September 2, 2014

    New York: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), HCL Technologies and HDFC Bank are among the 50 best public companies in AsiaPacific according to a compilation by Forbes, which ranked India second behind China as home to the "world's next growth engines". The Forbes 2014 'honour roll of the Fabulous 50' lists best...
  • Vineet Nayar steps down from HCL Tech Board December 27, 2013

    IT industry veteran Vineet Nayar on Friday stepped down from the board of country's fourth largest software services firm, HCL Technologies, to devote more time to his foundation. Nayar, who has been a Director of the company since 2008, will continue to engage with HCL Technologies and HCL Corporation as a...
  • Azim Premji tops India philanthropist list November 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Wipro chief and IT tycoon Azim Premji tops the list of Indian philanthropists with donations amounting to Rs 8,000 crore in the past year, followed by HCL chairman Shiv Nadar, a report said. Premji, 68, who owns 57 per cent of Wipro, has donated 10 per cent stake in...
  • Wipro falls nearly 6 per cent as revenue growth lags peers October 23, 2013

    Shares of Wipro Ltd fell as much as 6.3 per cent after its JulySeptember revenue in dollar terms grew 2.7 per cent sequentially, lagging other major IT services exporters, dealers said. HCL Technologies Ltd's dollar revenue grew 3.6 per cent in JulySeptember from AprilJune, while it was 3.8 per cent at...
  • HCL Tech revenue growth lags peers, but profit soars October 17, 2013

    Bangalore: HCL Technologies(HCLT.NS), India's number 4 IT services exporter, reported quarterly revenue that grew at a slower pace than that of its rivals, sending its shares lower though profit beat market expectations by rising 64 percent. HCL relies heavily on contracts to manage data centres and networks for revenue growth, whereas...
  • HCL Technologies profit rises 42 per cent on orders July 31, 2013

    Bangalore: HCL Technologies Ltd, India's No. 4 IT services exporter, beat expectations with a 41.6 per cent rise in quarterly profit, after order wins boosted earnings. Consolidated net profit for the fiscal fourth quarter ended June 30 rose to 12.1 billion rupees from 8.54 billion rupees a year earlier, HCL Technologies...
  • News briefs: HCL to install ATMs for payment of electricity bills July 29, 2013

    The frequent experiments with thebillingprocess in the city have not only left the discom officials sweating but have also made the consumers suffer. After the experiments of onthespot billing in 20112012 and taking photos of meter reading by mobile phone in 2012, the recent experiment to print photo of meters on...
  • Renewed US demand to lift Infosys, IT sector outlook July 10, 2013

    Bangalore: The strongest growth outlook for US demand for information and communication technology since the 2008 financial crisis is likely to help Narayana Murthy revive Infosys Ltd, the Indian IT giant he founded, but the updraft will also boost its fastergrowing rivals. India's second largest computer services exporter, once seen as...
  • To revive Infosys, Murthy must revamp sales, culture June 4, 2013

    Bangalore: Narayana Murthy's success in turning around Indian IT services firm Infosys hinges on his ability to revive its sales efforts and shake up the conservative culture he helped create. Eleven years after Murthy stepped down as chief executive at India's second largest computer services exporter, Infosys unexpectedly brought back...
  • HCL Technologies Q3 profit up 73 pc, beats estimates April 17, 2013

    Bangalore: HCL Technologies Ltd, India's fourthbiggest software services provider, beat analysts' estimates with a 73 per cent rise in quarterly profit after winning orders and keeping a lid on hiring. Net profit rose to Rs 10.4 billion for the fiscal thirdquarter ended on March 31 from Rs 6 billion in...
  • HCL launches three new tablets at Rs 5,999 onwards February 5, 2013

    New Delhi: HCL has announced the launch of a slew of HCL ME tablets which are available at competitive prices. These budget tablets include HCL ME U2, HCL ME V1, HCL ME Y3. Priced at Rs 5,999, the HCL ME U2 runs Android 4.0 OS, and is powered by a...
  • Wipro quarterly profit rises 18 pc, beats estimates January 18, 2013

    India's No 3 software services provider Wipro Ltd posted an 18 per cent gain in quarterly profit, joining bigger rivals Tata Consultancy Services Ltd and Infosys Ltd in reporting betterthanexpected earnings. Wipro, whose customers include Apple Inc and BP PLC, said net profit for the three months ended December rose to...
  • HCL Technologies profit jumps 68.4 per cent, beats estimate January 17, 2013

    Bangalore: HCL Technologies, India's fourthlargest software services provider, beat estimates with a 68.4 per cent jump in quarterly profit, joining Infosys and Tata Consultancy Services in signalling a pickup in outsourcing. Consolidated net profit for its fiscal second quarter that ended December 31 rose to Rs 965 crore from Rs...
  • HCL Tech profit rises 78 pc, beats expectations October 17, 2012

    Bangalore: HCL Technologies, India's fourth largest software services provider, beat market expectations with a 78 per cent rise in consolidated net profit for the fiscal first quarter that ended in September, helped by higher contract wins. Consolidated net profit rose to 8.85 billion rupees from 4.97 billion rupees for the...
  • Tech Toyz: All about new Samsung Galaxy Note 800 September 22, 2012

    On this episode of Tech Toyz, we will bring to you, all you need to know about HCL ME Y2 tablet, and much more. ...
  • HCL launches new ultrabook in India at Rs 51,990 September 19, 2012

    New Delhi: HCL has launched its first HCL Ultrasmart ME ultrabook the Ultrasmart ME Series 3074 in India. Powered by a 3rd Generation Intel Core i3 processor, the ultrabook has a 14inch WXGA LED backlit display with a resolution of 1366x768 pixels. It is priced at Rs 51,990...
  • 'HCL ME Y2' 3G tablet launched at Rs 14,999 August 13, 2012

    New Delhi: HCL Infosystems has launched its new 3G enabled tablet the HCL ME Y2. The new tablet offers 3G connectivity with its inbuilt SIM slot and is priced at Rs 14,999. The tablet runs Android OS 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich). The device has a 2mega pixel rear camera and...
  • HCL Tech Q4 net up 67.3 pc at Rs 854.1 crore July 25, 2012

    New Delhi: HCL Technologies on Wednesday posted 67.3 per cent jump in net profit at Rs 854.1 crore for the fourth quarter ended June 30, on the back of strong order pipeline. The IT services major had posted a net profit of Rs 510.5 crore in the same quarter last...
  • HCL to launch 3G, WiFi ICS tablet in August June 20, 2012

    New Delhi: PC manufacturer HCL, which has already launched two 7inch tablets, will add one more Android tablet to its portfolio in August. The new HCl tablet, called Y2, will not only have a SIM slot for accessing 3G network but also will have WiFi connectivity. Gautam Advani, executive vice president,...
  • HCL launches new allinone PCs and laptop June 19, 2012

    New Delhi: HCL Infosystems has launched nextgen devices, which include the new Beanstalk range of AIO (All in One) PCs and the Smart Series Laptop. The company also showcased its range of lifestyle technology products including tablets and the soon to be launched HCL Ultrabook and the Ultra...
  • HCL to develop software for US energy firm April 24, 2012

    Bangalore: India's leading IT services provider HCL Technologies will partner with USbased GridPoint to develop software for smart energy solutions, the company said late on Monday. "As part of the multiyear deal, we will enhance GridPoint's software solutions to help accelerate the pace of delivering new capabilities to the market," HCL...
  • HCL MeTab U1 vs Micromax FunBook April 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Both HCL MeTab U1 and Micromax Funbook were launched within a span of a few days and both of them are focused on education. Here we've compared the two. Hardware Both tablets have more or less the same hardware and software. Both have 7 inch capacitive touchscreens with 800 x...
  • Akhilesh, HCL chairman discuss IT map for UP April 2, 2012

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday met HCL Chairman Shiv Nadar and discussed use of IT in education, industry, governance and health sectors. During the twohour meeting, Nadar, in his presentation, showed ways to remove illiteracy within 10 years by using IT and also termed announcement to provide...
  • HCL launches two new tablets; starts at Rs 7,999 April 2, 2012

    New Delhi: HCL Infosystems Ltd has unveiled two new tablets the HCL ME U1 and the HCL MyEdu Tab. The HCL ME U1 runs Android OS 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich), and has a 1GHz processor. It features 7inch, capacitive touchcreeen with a resolution of 800x480 pixels. It also has...
  • RCom bags Rs 300cr Aadhaar contract March 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Telecom services provider Reliance Communications (RCom), in a consortium led by IT firm HCL Infosystems, is believed to have bagged the Rs 300 crore contract for government's national identity card programme, Aadhaar. According to sources, Anil Ambaniled RCom will provide network and telecom support for Aadhar as...
  • HCL asked for Murdoch group details July 26, 2011

    London: The Home Affairs Committee of the House of Commons has asked Indian IT major HCL Technologies to provide information about its relationship with Rupert Murdoch's News International, which has been the focus of the phonehacking controversy in Britain. Keith Vaz, chairman of the committee that has been in the forefront...
  • CWG scam: HCL Infosystems, MTNL tank on BSE June 9, 2011

    Mumbai: HCL Infosystems and MTNL took a hit in early trade on the BSE on Thursday after the CBI carried out searches in the premises of former top officials of both companies in connection with alleged irregularities in a Commonwealth Games project. Shares of IT firm HCL Infosystems tumbled by 11.43...
  • UK concerned over visas to Indian IT experts May 17, 2011

    London: The Public Accounts Committee of the House of Commons on Tuesday expressed concern over immigration officials' alleged "lack of control" over Indian and other nonEuropean Union workers entering Britain through the InterCompany Transfer (ICT) route. Many Indian IT companies use this route to transfer staff to offices in Britain. Since...