Cognizant Employees Confession (About Layoff)

Cognizant is an American multinational corporation that provides IT services, including digital, technology, consulting, and operations services. It is headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey, United States. It has a work force of  2, 00, 000 plus employees around the globe with huge presence based out of Chennai Cognizant has been doing… Continue reading

FITE Chennai had a candid interaction with Hon’ble Former Union Minister and President of Tamil Maanila Congress (M) Shri G K Vasan on 02nd Sept 2017.

FITE Chennai had a candid interaction with Hon’ble Former Union Minister and President of Tamil Maanila Congress (M) Shri G K Vasan on 02nd Sept 2017.   F.I.T.E. Chennai coordinators along with few employees, who were victims of forced layoff from various IT organizations, did met Shri G K Vasan… Continue reading

9 Tech Mahindra employees filed case on Labour Court today

Press Release   Date: 30th October 2017   To ensure IT employees’ rights are preserved and we get justice against the recent mass layoffs, FITE is putting a strong fight against these IT giants. As we know already, many employees are affected by the layoff strategy have filed petitions against… Continue reading

19 CTS Employees Filed 2K Petition – Chennai Labour office

Date : 27.10.2017 Chennai Press Release As in the news lately, layoff has become yet another daily topic to discuss, especially among IT employees. Cognizant and few other IT organizations were in the spotlight for illegally terminating their employees quoting poor rating in their annual performance appraisal, which is per… Continue reading

What’s companies doing really name of PIP (performance improvement plan)

There are appraisal process, assessments and performance improvement policies in all IT companies. It might differ slightly between each other, but motive is same – more profit. It might’ve been started as evaluating employees’ performance truly and to improve their performance in earlier days. But not now, when demand (graduates)… Continue reading

Analysis of IT Companies – Part 1 Tech Mahindra (Tech M)

IT workers are the ones who create profit and wealth of IT companies A large number of IT, ITES and IT based consulting and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) companies are throwing out employees in tens of thousands under various pretext. Tech Mahindra, TCS, Infosys, Cognizant technologies, Wipro, L&T Infotech, Capgemini,… Continue reading

F.I.T.E regrets for the loss of techie’s life.

Date : 13.07.2017 Pune Press Release F.I.T.E regrets for the loss of Techie’s life. F.I.T.E. – Forum for I.T. Employees deeply regrets for the loss of Mr. Gopikrishna Durgaprasad. Our condolences to his family. Upon inquiring the reason for the untimely death, it was found that Mr. Gopikrishna was yet… Continue reading

FITE Tamilnadu New office inauguration

Forum for IT Employees (F.I.T.E)- Tamilnadu New office inauguration.       On 17th June, 2016, FITE – Forum for I.T. Employees, Tamilnadu have inaugurated its new office in Chennai. The office was inaugurated by by Retd. Judge Hari Paranthaaman, Madras High Court & Comrade Oviya, Social Activist. Our new… Continue reading

Forum for I.T Employees (F.I.T.E) Responds to Statements made by Mohandas Pai June 7th Economic Times

Forum for I.T Employees (F.I.T.E) Responds to Statements made by Mohandas Pai June 7th Economic Times   First, let us identify Mohandas Pai as an industry lobbyist and an industry representative. His recent statements merely reflect his position and his role in the industry. The views he professes is therefore… Continue reading

Tech Mahindra Employees & F.I.T.E files petition to Bengaluru Labour Commissioner Today

Date : 01.06.2017 Bengaluru PRESS RELEASE     On 1st June 2017 two petitions were submitted to the Karnataka Labour Commissioner. A group petition by four Tech Mahindra employees and an individual petition against Wipro was handed over.  We requested that the group petition to be regarded as a 2K submission… Continue reading