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About UsBuilding Tomorrows EnterpriseInfosys is a global leader in consulting, technology, and outsourcing solutions. As a proven partner focused on building tomorrow's enterprise, Infosys enables clients in more than 30 countries to outperform the competition and stay ahead of the innovation curve. With US$7.9 billion (in LTM Q2 FY14 revenues) and 160,000+ employees, we provide enterprises with strategic insights on what lies ahead. We help enterprises transform and thrive in a changing world through strategic consulting, operational leadership, and the co-creation of breakthrough solutions, including those in mobility, sustainability, big data, and cloud computing. Learn more about how Infosys is building tomorrows enterprise Learn more about industry solutions from Infosys Learn more about services from Infosys Learn more about products from Infosys The Infosys StoryIn 1981, seven engineers started Infosys Limited with just US$250. From the beginning, the company was founded on the principle of building and implementing great ideas that drive progress for clients and enhance lives through enterprise solutions. For over three decades, we have been a company focused on bringing to life great ideas and enterprise solutions that drive progress for our clients.We recognize the importance of nurturing relationships that reflect our culture of unwavering ethics and mutual respect. It will come as no surprise, then, that 98 percent of our revenue comes from existing clients (as of September 30, 2013).Infosys has a growing global presence of more than 160,000+ employees worldwide, 73 offices and 94 development centers in the United States, India, China, Australia, Japan, Middle East, and Europe.At Infosys, we believe our responsibilities extend beyond business. That is why we established the Infosys Foundation to provide assistance to some of the more socially and economically depressed sectors of the communities in which we work. And that is why we behave ethically and honestly in all our interactions with our clients, our partners and our employees.

HistoryEstablished in 1981, Infosys is a NYSE listed global consulting and IT services company with more than 158,000 employees. From a capital of US$ 250, we have grown to become a US$ 8.095 billion (LTM Q3 FY14 revenues) company with a market capitalization of approximately US$ 33 billion.In our journey of over 30 years, we have catalyzed some of the major changes that have led to India's emergence as the global destination for software services talent. We pioneered the Global Delivery Model and became the first IT company from India to be listed on NASDAQ. Our employee stock options program created some of India's first salaried millionaires.Read more about the defining moments in the history of Infosys.Milestones 2014 Sets up new development center In Araraquara, Brazil The Infosys Prize, offered by the Infosys Science Foundation completes five years2013 Infosys Board appoints N. R. Narayana Murthy as Executive Chairman of the Board Infosys begins trading on NYSE Euronext London and Paris markets Infosys Edge wins the NASSCOM Business Innovation Award for 2013 Infosys presented with 2013 Environmental Tracking Carbon Ranking Leader award 2012 Listed on the NYSE market Infosys acquires Lodestone Holding AG, a leading management consultancy based in Switzerland Forbes ranks Infosys among the world's most innovative companies Infosys among top 25 performers in Caring for Climate Initiative Infosys crosses the US$ 7 billion revenue mark 2011 N. R. Narayana Murthy hands over chairmanship to K.V. Kamath Infosys crosses US$ 6 billion revenue mark, employee strength grows to over 130,000 2010 Infosys crosses the US$ 5 billion revenue mark 2009 Infosys opens its first development center in Brazil and second Latin American development center in Monterrey, Mexico Infosys selected as a member of The Global Dow Employee strength grows to over 100,000 2008 Infosys crosses revenues of US$ $ 4.18 billion Annual net profits cross US$ 1 billion 2007 Infosys crosses revenues of US$ 3 billion. Employees grow to over 70,000 Kris Gopalakrishnan, COO, takes over as CEO. Nandan M. Nilekani is appointed Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors Opens new subsidiary in Latin America Reports Q2 revenue of over US$ 1billion 2006 Infosys celebrates 25 years. Revenues cross US$ 2 billion. Employees grow to 50,000+ N. R. Narayana Murthy retires from the services of the company on turning 60. The Board of Directors appoints him as an Additional Director. He continues as Chairman and Chief Mentor of Infosys 2005 Records the largest international equity offering of US$ 1 billion from India Selected to the Global MAKE Hall of Fame 2004 Revenues reach US$ 1 billion Infosys Consulting Inc. is launched 2003 Establishes subsidiaries in China and Australia Expands operations in Pune and China, and sets up a development center in Thiruvananthapuram 2002 Touches revenues of US$ 500 million Nandan M. Nilekani takes over as CEO from N.R. Narayana Murthy, who is appointed Chairman and Chief Mentor Opens offices in the Netherlands, Singapore and Switzerland Sponsors secondary ADS offering Infosys and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania set up The Wharton Infosys Business Transformation Awards (WIBTA) Launches Progeon, offering business process outsourcing services 2001 Touches revenues of US$ 400 million. Opens offices in UAE and Argentina, and a development center in Japan N. R. Narayana Murthy is rated among Time Magazine/CNN's 25 most influential businessmen in the world Infosys is rated as the Best Employer by Business World/Hewitt 2000 Touches revenues of US$ 200 million Opens offices in France and Hong Kong, a global development center in Canada and UK, and three development centers in the US Re-launches Banks 2000, the universal banking solution from Infosys, as Finacle 1999 Touches revenues of US$ 100 million. Listed on NASDAQ Infosys becomes the 21st company in the world to achieve a CMM Level 5 certification Opens offices in Germany, Sweden, Belgium, Australia, and two development centers in the US Infosys Business Consulting Services is launched 1998 Starts Enterprise Solutions (packaged applications) practice 1997 Opens an office in Toronto, Canada Infosys is assessed at CMM Level 4 1996 The Infosys Foundation is established 1995 Opens first European office in the UK and global development centers at Toronto and Mangalore. Sets up e-Business practice 1994 Moves corporate headquarters to Electronic City, Bangalore. Opens a development center at Fremont 1993 Introduces Employee Stock Options (ESOP) program Acquires ISO 9001/TickIT certification Goes public 1987 Opens first international office in Boston, US 1983 Relocates corporate headquarters to Bangalore 1981 Infosys is established by N. R. Narayana Murthy and six engineers in Pune, India, with an initial capital of US$ 250 Signs up its first client, Data Basics Corporation, in New York Building Tomorrow's EnterpriseOpportunities today have become inseparably linked with advances in IT. But we dont expend effort to merely give our clients whats best for them today; we set our sights on what that effort can grow into tomorrow and beyond. Fortifying their business and improving the way we live on this planet. Were about pushing the limit of what is currently possible. Being audacious with our ideas. And then executing these ideas to perfection.Is that ambitious? Of course it is. But weve never let challenges prevent us from trying. And more often than not, we succeed. For instance, we took engineering design methodology and tools typically used in manufacturing to create a model heart. That heart is now a valuable research and teaching aid, which is helping save lives bringing down time to diagnosis and treatment. We were among the first to make large-scale use of light-weight advanced composites (instead of metal) to design lighter planes for our client. These airplanes that burn 25% less engine fuel now lead the next generation of commercial aircrafts. Our cloud-based solution is enabling cars, the world over, to communicate with each other and with other devices, in readiness for a world navigated by thinking, talking, and intelligent automobiles.There are so many ways in which Infosys is working on tomorrow. How we squeezed a bank into a mobileWe delivered the technology for a telecom provider to launch a mobile wallet service in India. See cashless payments on the move.Read more What it took to teach a car to thinkThey asked if we could design and develop a scalable platform to bring online infotainment services to cars. That set us racing.Read more What made the TV two-wayA telecom operator wanted to monetize products and services through the television. Heres what we did to make teleshopping a hit.Read more How we put an end to shopping queuesLong check-out queues were driving their shoppers away. Heres how we kept them shopping for more.Read more How virtual holiday shopping became a realityA leading hotel operator was determined to change consumer behavior on social media from simply 'buzz' to 'buy'. We wanted in on this challenge.Read more When warnings can make a life-saving differenceIn 2009, a bushfire disaster left 173 dead, 414 injured, 2,000 homes destroyed, and 7,300 people displaced in Australia. We swore to never let that happen again.Read more How we help with matters of the heartWe set out to develop an active three-dimensional model that simulates the working of a human heart. We wanted to do our bit to help save lives.Read more What we do to save the polar capsTheir IT environment was spiraling out of control and turning highly environmentally unfriendly running 26 ERP instances for every issue, supported by nine data centers. It had to stop.Read more How we actually shrank the PacificMaking our clients commercial aircrafts more fuel-efficient. All in a days