Some information about Tata Consultancy Services Limited:
Tata Consultancy Services LImited. is a Software services consulting company headquartered in Mumbai, India. TCS is the largest provider of information technology and business process outsourcing services in Asia. TCS has offices in 42 countries with more than 142 branches across the globe.The company is listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange of India. TCS is one of the operative subsidiary of one of India largest and oldest conglomerate company, the Tata Group or Tata Sons Limited, which has interests in areas such as energy, telecommunications, financial services, manufacturing, chemicals, engineering, materials, government and health care. It began as the Tata Computer Centre for the company Tata Group whose main business was to provide computer services to other group companies. FC Kohli was the first general manager.JRD Tata was the first chairman followed by Nani Palkhivala.One of TCS first assignments was to provide punched card services to a sister concern Tata Steel.It later bagged the country first software project the Inter-Branch Reconciliation System for the Central Bank of India.It also provided bureau services to Unit Trust of India, thus becoming one of the first companies to offer BPO services.