IT Services


  • Have you ever been stumped by a job interview question like, "Tell me about yourself?" It gets so much harder than that. Here are the top 25 companies that give the hardest interviews — and some sample questions to see if you can handle it.

  • "We are saying that the IT forecast is pretty much unchanged, the hardware sector we actually brought down primarily due to client devices like PC's, tablets and mobile phones. IT services and telecoms are up a little bit," Richard Gordon, vice-president of research at Gartner, told CNBC.

  • The federal agency is aggressively responding to a series of what it sees as hostile attempts by private sector firms to access its website at times when market-moving economic data are released to the public.

  • Recession-Proof Industries Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 4:51 PM ET
    Starting a small business is a risky proposition even in the best financial times. If you’re thinking about starting one but are worried about how it will fare during a downturn, you might want to consider an industry that can be described as “recession-proof.”A recession-proof industry caters to an ongoing demand. If a business provides goods or services fitting this profile, its odds of weathering economic storms are better than those that don’t. This is why medical and diagnostic laboratories

    If you're worried about how yours might fare during a downturn, consider a recession-proof industry, which caters to ongoing demands.

  • Keeping Satyam Name Right Choice: CEO     Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 7:42 PM ET

    C.P. Gurnani, Global CEO, Mahindra Satyam says the company's commitment to keep the name Satyam was the correct stand.

  • Top Cities for Job Growth Friday, 13 Apr 2012 | 11:05 AM ET
    The unemployment rate was lower in February than at the same time last year in 344 of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ 372 metropolitan statistical areas, according to an  In other words, the vast majority of U.S. cities jobs continued to add jobs.Using the BLS data, CNBC.com ranked the ten U.S. metropolitan areas that showed the greatest job growth between February 2011 and February 2012. Catherine Varner, economist for BLS Current Employment Statistics State and Area Division, offered her

    CNBC.com ranked the ten places in the U.S. that showed the most job growth between February 2011 and February 2012. Read ahead to see which cities topped our list.

  • CFO Leaves VMware     Wednesday, 11 Apr 2012 | 12:20 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders break down three hot trades, including Computer Sciences, Bank of America and Travelzoo. Daniel Ives, FBR Capital Markets senior analyst, also discusses the announcement made by VMware that CFO Mark Peek will be leaving the company.

  • Gearing up for Q1 Earnings     Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 10:15 AM ET

    Insight on the earnings parade, with Christine Short, S&P Capital IQ.

  • Businesses Go Consumer at CES Thursday, 12 Jan 2012 | 10:31 AM ET

    The saying goes, “The customer is always right,” and at the Consumer Electronic Show that proves true in more ways than one. Businesses are adopting consumer gadgets, and they may get more from their employees.

  • MphasiS Strategy for 2012     Wednesday, 4 Jan 2012 | 7:20 PM ET

    Ganesh Ayyar, CEO of MphasiS, says that 2012 will be an interesting year for the IT services sector across the world, and says that MphasiS will remain focused on deepening engagement and delivering greater customer value.

  • Cloud Computing Becoming Mainstream     Tuesday, 29 Nov 2011 | 7:30 PM ET

    Andrew Milroy, vice president, ICT Practice, APAC at Frost and Sullivan, discusses the rise in demand for cloud computing as businesses across different sectors adopt this innovative technology.

  • New Careers After 40 Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 3:27 PM ET
    Life may begin at 40, but job searches that begin at that age can be discouraging. After all, it’s not the job market that it used to be. Entire professions are disappearing, and the labor market is flooded with unmarried, childless, eager young applicants whose salary requirements are generally lower.Despite this grim scenario, older workers shouldn’t despair. They bring such hard-won assets as experience and discipline to the table, and the people doing the hiring know it. “Savvy employers are

    CNBC.com spoke with experts in tech, human resources, and finance to determine which professions are best for workers over 40.

  • Bulls Bet on Rally in Quality Systems Tuesday, 8 Nov 2011 | 7:25 AM ET

    Quality Systems started yesterday with a bang, with upside options red hot out of the gate.

  • Facilitating Transition to Cloud     Thursday, 20 Oct 2011 | 7:40 PM ET

    Tom Georgens, President and CEO of NetApp, talks about corporate strategy, earnings and their new Asian headquarters.

  • EMC: Staying Put in Thailand     Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 8:10 PM ET

    Steve Leonard, President for Asia Pacific/Japan of EMC, says the flood situation in Thailand is an opportunity to recommit to Bangkok's infrastructure renewal.

  • Call to the Floor: SAP CEO     Friday, 3 Jun 2011 | 12:55 PM ET

    Discussing the business software maker's growth strategies, with Bill McDermott, SAP AG Co-CEO.

  • 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.

  • Breaking Open Wireless     Wednesday, 23 Mar 2011 | 1:50 PM ET

    A look at how privately held wireless players are shaping up against the giants of the telecom world. Sanjiv Ahuja, LightSquared chairman/CEO, explains how his company is building a nationwide wholesale 4G network backed by investor Phil Falcone.

  • Why This High-Growth Name Flies Under the Radar Friday, 18 Feb 2011 | 6:26 PM ET

    Cramer fills you in on a technology stock the big brokerage firms haven't caught on to.

  • Tech Assuming A Global Shape Monday, 24 Jan 2011 | 11:34 AM ET
    Chinese students play online computer games at an internet cafe in Hangzhou.

    As demand for technology rises in the larger emerging markets, U.S.-based companies will find both more opportunities and competition for their products overseas.