Outsourcing is back-and that's good for business

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In a sign that technology spending by American companies is slowly returning-and that the economic recovery is on track-information-technology companies have reported surprisingly upbeat earnings this quarter.

Outsourcing Turns Inside-Out as Indians Open U.S. Centers

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Janie James says she was cool at first when Indian outsourcing giant Infosys Ltd approached her about a job near Atlanta, even though she was unemployed. She didn’t know much about the company, and it seemed a step down from her old vice-president post at Primerica Inc.