Mphasis, an EDS company ( will be a HP company soon) is planning to setup a BPO operations in Trichy and Coimbatore which will start operating from the end of 2008. It will have about 1500 people working in these centers although the distribution between Trichy and Coimbatore is not known.  Mphasis has about 27000 employees in India and they are planning to add 8000 more in 2008.