Photos: World Cup 2010 gets its own Hand of God


The nation is behind it

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The nation is behind it

South African IT professionals had worked on the project and Mahindra Satyam had trained South African IT graduates for the future. The project itself has a mix of onshore and offshore IT workers.


Hundreds of thousands of people will be attending this year’s Football World Cup in South Africa either as spectators or workers. But what no-one will notice, and few probably know, is that software written by Mahindra Satyam will make sure everything off the pitch goes smoothly.

Here is a selection of pictures of what can be expected in South Africa and some facts about the event management software, which will be completed this month, ready for kick off in June.

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