The IT industry compétitivité index , published online by the Business Software Association, Measures factors like supply of skills, an innovation-friendly culture, world-class technology infrastructure, a robust legal diet and well-balanced government backing to IT industry, and has competition -friendly business environment . The industries that possess these capabilities have high-performance IT industries. Those countries possessing most of these “competitiveness enablers” are also home to high-performance IT industries. 
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