Main Menu
Home / Uncategorized / Braving the Storm: the Untouchable Philippine IT Industry

Braving the Storm: the Untouchable Philippine IT Industry

Technology research firm Gartner Inc. recognizes that the devastation wrought by the super typhoon which ripped across the central part of the Philippines has been extensive but the country’s $16 billion IT and customer management business escaped unscathed. Nestor E. Arellano tells us about it in this article.

Although deaths attributed to Typhoon Haiyan have gone up to 5,200 and the business process outsourcing (BPO) industry, which serves companies around the globe including those in Canada, has emerged largely unharmed, this is not businesses’ foremost concerns.

The research firm states that the main issues are absenteeism due to family issues of volunteer work and also intermittent power grid issues, both of which clearly did not affect the Philippine BPO industry.

Read the Original Article:

About Kristian Dayrit

Kristian Dayrit was the Associate Editor and Content Writer for AITS Philippines. He has edited and wrote various published works, articles, newsletters and such since 2007.

Check Also

The Robot Will See You Now: AI and Your Health Care

Health care is–as some have recently realized–complicated. Robots and apps will only make things more …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Sorry, but this content
is for our subscribers only!

But subscribing to ACCELERATING IT SUCCESS is FREE and only one click away!
Join more than 40,000 IT Professionals and get the best IT management articles to your mailbox with Accelerating IT Success!

Unsubscribe at any time