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  • LONDON, Dec 7- British outsourcing company Serco on Monday showed that its revival will be a long process, warning that revenue and trading profit would fall in 2016, due to the sale of a call centre business and some lost contracts, sending its shares down more than 10 percent. Serco, whose UK division accounts for about half of its business, said it expected revenue...

  • LONDON, Dec 7- British outsourcing firm Serco said on Monday it expected revenue and trading profit to fall in 2016, due to the sale of its offshore call center business and a number of lost contracts. Serco has suffered over the past few years, following problems with government contracts that included overcharging the British government for monitoring...

  • EMC asks for Go Shop provision in merger with Dell Monday, 12 Oct 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    EMC asks for Go Shop provision in merger with Dell

    EMC, the data storage company that is preparing to unveil an agreement to be acquired by personal computer maker Dell as early as Monday, is also planning to seek out other suitors, according to Reuters.

  • CEO: Sky's the limit for competition in cloud Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 5:33 PM ET
    RackSpace Hosting

    With several major companies upping their bets on cloud computing, there's still a chance for underdogs to gain traction.

  • Xerox's profit beats Street on lower costs Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 10:34 AM ET

    Xerox reported a slightly better-than-expected quarterly profit as expenses declined 4 percent.

  • Digital Realty on Data Center Trends: CEO Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 8:45 PM ET
    Data Centre Trends

    Michael Foust, CEO at Digital Realty, speaks about the cost effectiveness of data centers and current trends in the industry along with business model, growth prospects and the company's acquisition plans.

  • How Retailers Can Avoid a Credit Card Breach Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012 | 4:03 PM ET
    Bulls Stack Up at Barnes & Noble

    Retailers of all sizes employ the same type of credit card terminals as large retailers such as Barnes & Noble. So, what can retailers do to minimize this sort of attack?

  • Baxter Is Not Your Typical Robot Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 12:26 PM ET
    Baxter Robot

    That may sound strange, but in a world where robots are becoming more common on assembly lines, in manufacturing plants and shipping centers, Baxter takes robotics to a new level.

  • Outdated Business Model? Try Predictive Analytics Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 12:25 PM ET

    Industries across the board are embracing the idea of collecting and analyzing data to predict future outcomes as a way to enhance product quality and gain a competitive edge.

  • Spotlight: Digital Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 11:44 AM ET
    Better Your Business - A CNBC Special Report

    The digital revolution has gone far beyond the Internet, smart phone and GPS device in your vehicle. And though these devices have made life and work faster and easier, that may not be all for the good.

  • The Age of Big Data Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 4:36 PM ET

    As the cost of processing power and computer memory plummets while performance improves, society is able to do new things with all that information that it couldn't do before. Call it the age of big data.

  • Ways to Play the Monthly Jobs Report Friday, 9 Mar 2012 | 5:10 PM ET

    Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, notes that the improved labor reports will continue to drive the derivative jobs plays.

  • Security and outsourcing company G4S is planning to spend 200 million pounds ($330 million) per year on acquisitions, the company's CEO told CNBC Tuesday, after the company beat analyst expectations to post first-half earnings growth of 8 percent.

  • US Economy Over the Worst: KPMG Executive Survey Monday, 28 Mar 2011 | 6:03 AM ET

    In another sign the American economy is on the comeback trail, a new survey from KPMG shows optimism is improving among U.S. manufacturing and service industry executives. Executives in both key sectors say the worst is behind us.

  • Data Processing and Outsourced Services Blog Post Sunday, 1 Dec 2002 | 12:00 AM ET