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    India: Technology Superpower

    Over 100 MNCs have set up R&D facilities in India in the past five years. These include GE, Bell Labs, Du Pont, Daimler Chrysler, Eli Lilly, Intel, Monsanto, Texas Instruments, Caterpillar, Cummins, GM, Microsoft and IBM.

    India's telecom infrastructure between Chennai, Mumbai and Singapore, provides the largest bandwidth capacity in the world, with well over 8.5 Terabits (8.5Tbs) per second.

    With more than 250 universities, 1,500 research institutions and 10,428 higher-education institutes, India produces 200,000 engineering graduates and another 300,000 technically trained graduates every year.

    Besides, another 2 million other graduates qualify out in India annually.

    The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) is among the top three universities from which McKinsey & Company, the world's biggest consulting firm, hires most.
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    Geneva-based STMicroelectronics is one of the largest semiconductor companies to develop integrated circuits and software in India.

    Texas Instruments was the first to open operations in Bangalore, followed by Motorola, Intel, Cadence Design Systems and several others.

    80 of the World's 117 SEI CMM Level-5 companies are based in India.

    5 Indian companies recently received the globally acclaimed Deming prize. This prize is given to an organization for rigorous total quality management (TQM) practices.

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    Adding to it...

    15 of the world's major Automobile makers are obtaining components from Indian companies.
    This business fetched India $1.5 Billion in 2003, and will reach $15 Billion by 2007.

    New emerging industries areas include, Bio-Informatics, Bio-Technology, Genomics, Clinical Research and Trials.

    World-renowned TQM expert Yasutoshi Washio predicts that Indian manufacturing quality will overtake that of Japan in 2013.

    McKinsey believes India's revenues from the IT industry will reach $87 Billion by 2008.

    Flextronics, the $14 billion global major in Electronic Manufacturing Services, has announced that it will make India a global competence centre for telecom software development.


    Thanks and Regards
    Saurabh Agarwal

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    nice friend


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