PRESENTATION ON INFOSYS MANUMON SAGAR ARJUN •A PRESENTATION ON INFOSYS BY
WORDS SAID BYN.R.NARAYANA MURTHYCHAIRMAN AND CHIEF MENTOR “I BELIVE THAT WE HAVE ALL AT SOMETIME EATEN THE FRUIT FROM TREES THAT WE DID NOT PLANT .IN THE FULLNESS OF TIME ,WHEN IT IS OUR TURN TO GIVE ,IT BEHOOVES US IN TURN TO PLANT GARDENS THAT WE MAY NEVER EAT THE FRUIT OF , WHICH WILL LARGELY BENEFIT GENERATIONS TO COME .THIS IS A SACRED RESPONSIBILITY , ONE THAT INFOSYS HAS SHOULDERED SINCE ITS INCEPTION. WE BUILD THIS COMPANY ON VALUES , ADOPTING THE FINEST PRACTICES IN GOVERNANCE AND COMMUNITY
1981: Infosys Technologies Ltd. is founded inBangalore, India, by N.R. Narayana Murthy andseven other software engineers.1987: Infosys opens its first U.S. office.1992: Infosys becomes a public limited companyin India.1993: Company issues stock through publicofferings on three stock exchanges in India.1999: Infosys becomes the first India-basedpublic company to be listed on an American stockexchange, the NASDAQ.
Infosys Technologies Ltd. is a software developmentcompany with headquarters in , Bangalore, India, anarea known as Indias Silicon Valley for itsconcentration of high-tech multinational and Indiancompanies. Cofounded by Chairman and CEO N.R.Narayana Murthy, Infosys Technologies hasaccomplished a number of firsts for an Indian company,including becoming the first to be listed on an Americanstock exchange and the first to offer an employee stockoption plan (ESOP). About 500 employees have becomemillionaires as a result of the companys ESOP. In 2000the firms international client base included 200American firms, for which Infosys Technologies providedsoftware for enterprise resource planning (ERP), Y2Kcompliance, electronic commerce, and otherapplications.
Early History: 1980sInfosys Technologies Ltd. was founded in 1981 inBangalore, India, by N.R. Narayana Murthy andseven other software engineers with a combinedinvestment of about $1,000. One of eight childrenof an Indian village official, Murthy would emergeas the companys chairman and CEO. Hebecame regarded as the most highly esteemedmanager in India, due in part to his mathematicalabilities and Western style of management. Thecompany opened its first international office in theUnited States in 1987.Favorable Business Climate: 1990s
1981Infosys is established by N. R.Narayana Murthy and six engineersin Pune, India, with an initial capitalof US$ 250Signs up its first client, Data BasicsCorporation, in New York
1983Relocates corporateheadquarters to Bangalore
1987Opens firstinternationaloffice in Boston,US
1993Introduces Employee Stock Options(ESOP) programAcquires ISO 9001/TickITcertificationGoes public
1994Moves corporate headquartersto Electronic City, Bangalore.Opens a development center atFremont
1995Opens first European office in the UKand global development centers atToronto and Mangalore. Sets up e-Business practice
1999Touches revenues of US$ 100 million.Listed on NASDAQInfosys becomes the 21st company in theworld to achieve a CMM Level 5 certificationOpens offices in Germany, Sweden,Belgium, Australia, and two developmentcenters in the USInfosys Business Consulting Services islaunched
2000Touches revenues of US$ 200 millionOpens offices in France and Hong Kong, aglobal development center in Canada andUK, and three development centers in theUSRe-launches Banks 2000, the universalbanking solution from Infosys, as Finacle™
2001Touches revenues of US$ 400 million.Opens offices in UAE and Argentina, and adevelopment center in JapanN. R. Narayana Murthy is rated among TimeMagazine/CNNs 25 most influentialbusinessmen in the worldInfosys is rated as the Best Employer byBusiness World/Hewitt
2002Touches revenues of US$ 500 millionNandan M. Nilekani takes over as CEO from N.R.Narayana Murthy, who is appointed Chairmanand Chief MentorOpens offices in the Netherlands, Singapore andSwitzerlandSponsors secondary ADS offeringInfosys and the Wharton School of the Universityof Pennsylvania set up The Wharton InfosysBusiness Transformation Awards (WIBTA)Launches Progeon, offering business processoutsourcing services
2003Establishes subsidiaries in China andAustraliaExpands operations in Pune and China, andsets up a development center inThiruvananthapuram
2004Revenues reach US$ 1 billionInfosys Consulting Inc. is launched
2005Records the largest international equityoffering of US$ 1 billion from IndiaSelected to the Global MAKE Hall of Fame
2006Infosys celebrates 25 years. Revenuescross US$ 2 billion. Employees grow to50,000+N. R. Narayana Murthy retires from theservices of the company on turning 60. TheBoard of Directors appoints him as anAdditional Director. He continues asChairman and Chief Mentor of Infosys
2007Infosys crosses revenues of US$ 3 billion.Employees grow to over 70,000+Kris Gopalakrishnan, COO, takes over asCEO. Nandan M. Nilekani is appointed Co-Chairman of the Board of DirectorsOpens new subsidiary in Latin AmericaReports Q2 revenue of over US$ 1billion
2008Infosys crosses revenues of US$ $4.18 billionAnnual net profits cross US$ 1 billion
2009Infosys selected as a member of TheGlobal DowEmployee strength grows to over100,000
Design of A380 Inboard Fixed Trailing EdgeDesign of Fuselage Frame InstallationsDesign of Nose Landing Gears Doors andassociated mechanism elementsDesign of Floor panelsComplex composite and metallic structuresKnowledge-based engineering
AutomotiveSeating system designDoor and Pillar trimsInstrument floor consolesOverhead systemsModel for Combustion Pressure inside EngineTest Automation for Dashboard SWEmbedded control development of ElectroHydraulic Breaking, Adaptive Cruise Control andFuel Injection systemDesign and development of software in AntilockBreaking SystemsBody control module Platform Porting andOptimization
Business Software & EnterpriseProductsEnhancement of Business IntelligenceProductDevelopment of Retail server productDevelopment of Enterprises Integrationplatform componentsDesign and development of Internetsecurity product suiteDevelopment of leading MNP and LNPsolutions
Hardware•Professional Video Deck for real-time video and audioediting•Reference Platform for High End Cell phone•Processor Board redesign for RoHS compatibilitykeeping the old form factor, and minimizing softwareimpact•Optical Channel Monitor using DSP for control oftunable optical filter, piezo-electric sensors and signalprocessing•Oil Well Monitoring system to compute oil flow rates,bulk velocity, and measurement of pressure andtemperature; based on industrial PC running WindowsNT
Medical Devices•New software products in the Patient Tracking andHealth Information Management areas•Web-enablement of payor product suite includingsustenance and maintenance•End-to-end product development for respiratory devices•End-to-end development of comprehensive healthcaremonitoring applications•Innovation in all aspects of medical image-analysisplatform and biochemical- markers in drug developmentfor a CRO•New product development, regulatory testing andsupport of several medical devices
Semiconductors, Scientific & IndustrialEquipment•Design of reservoir monitoring system•Development of silicon wafer inspection solution•Development of monitoring solutions forchemical processing industry•Development and sustenance of defect trackingand diagnostic systems for railway tracks
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