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Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)

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Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is a software and services provider in India. It is part of the Tata Group, which oversees operations for over 100 companies in seven business sectors: communications and information technology, engineering, materials, services, energy, consumer products and chemicals.

According to the corporate website, 

"Tata's full services portfolio combines traditional IT and Remote Infrastructure services with knowledge-based services such as Consulting and Business Process Outsourcing. This enables us to provide integrated solutions that help you recognize value quickly by reducing costs and improving business agility. The effi ciency and seamlessness of our engagements makes TCS an excellent partner to companies looking for an integrated approach to managing all IT and operational programs."

TCS was established in 1968 and became an independent entity in 1995. Within India, TCS is well-known in eGovernance, banking and financial services, telecommunications, education and healthcare markets.

 

 

This was last updated in August 2012
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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