15 Apr 2009 | The Australian Financial Review
Major Australian customers of Satyam Computer Services are maintaining a watching brief on the scandal-plagued outsourcer, despite an announcement that BT-backed Tech Mahindra would acquire a controlling stake in the business. Satyam’s largest Australian customers were assessing the implications of Tech Mahindra’s bid but it is expected to be weeks before the companies reach a firm position.
Mohit Sharma, Director of Sydney-based independent consultancy Mindfields, said the bid for Satyam would make Tech Mahindra India’s fourth largest computer services company. He said it would also dramatically expand the company’s reach into new industries.
Critical infrastructure gets shipped in.
Wants new liaison group and more tech trials.
Increased demand for Watson and Bluemix.