BUSINESSWEEK ONLINE : FEBRUARY 26, 2001 ISSUE
INTERNATIONAL -- ASIAN COVER STORY

Software Ambitions


THE OLD MODEL...

-- Write code to spec for big clients

-- Long-distance maintenance of client software

-- Doing small portions of large solutions

-- Compete on price


...AND THE NEW

-- Offer software solutions for key customer systems

-- Outsource simple code work to cheaper countries

-- Create and market software for Western markets

-- Compete on quality


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