Leadership challenges in Indian software industry

Publisher: Indian Institute of Management Bangalore in Bangalore

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  • Computer software industry -- India -- Management

Edition Notes

Statementby Narendra M. Agrawal.
SeriesWorking paper -- no. 249
ContributionsIndian Institute of Management, Bangalore.
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2009/# (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination18 p.
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23393126M
LC Control Number2009311635

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Using in-depth interviews of various stakeholders from a representative range of Indian software services organisations, the authors investigate characteristics of Indian software professionals and.

The leaders of India’s biggest and fastest-growing companies take an internally focused, long-term view and put motivating and developing employees higher on. Indian Software Industry: Growth Patterns, Constraints and Government Initiatives Chandana Chakraborty and Dilip Dutta ABSTRACT Based on a survey of software-related companies in the major cities of India, this paper provides an analytical framework for examining the organization and size of the Indian software industry.

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India's IT industry has recorded phenomenal growth over the last decade. During the period fromthe compounded annual growth rate of the Indian IT services industry has been over 50%.

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The Indian software industry faces a number of challenges as the labour cost advantages diminish and competition from other countries with supplies of educated and under-utilized workers increases.

Agrawal and Thite () conducted in-depth interviews of stakeholders from Indian software organizations and found that the industry is facing many challenges: (1) high rate of voluntary employee turnover, (2) reluctance of professionals to make a transition from a technical to managerial position, (3) lack of basic managerial and leadership skills, and (4) work and Cited by: Global Software Leaders in In order to provide a broad and deep view of the industry in we took a look at the global software industry from a variety of viewpoints.

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The Indian software industry was non-existing up to According to Tschang (), the evolution of the software industry in India can be explained by three movements. History: unproductive investments preparing the ground. Tschang () states that the software industry has found its origin in cities such as Mumbai (Bombay) and Bangalore.

Unlike the Irish software industry, domestic rather than foreign firms led Indian software growth. India’s software exports are largely the products of Indian firms. Of the top twenty exporters in – listed in Table 2 only five firms are subsidiaries of foreign firms.

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Section 4 provides a concluding discussion that reviews the contribution of the paper to the literature on industrial organization and change. Section 2. The global software services industry Introduction Software is usually classified by type of use and by customization. “Challenges” along its horizontal axis (“high or unmanageable” on the left to “low and manageable” on the right), and “Benefits” along its vertical axis (“low or uncertain” at the bottom to “high and clear” at the top).

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