IBM must be doing something right if you look at the increase in employees. At the end of 2006, IBM worldwide had 355766 employees with around 52000 in India alone. Wonder what the figures is for South Africa .. I would think somewhere between 2500 and 3000 and growing.
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See from Ed that some South Africans will attend a Lotusphere Comes to you event. Wonder who this South Africans are and hope they are going to take some notes so that they can bring the event also to us poor sods that have to stay behind here in South Africa.