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HQ: Santa Clara, Calif.
Business: Information technology
2007 revenue: $52.4 million
CEO: Sarvesh Mahesh
Tavant offers software development, system testing, and IT maintenance. When a company converts to new software, for example, Tavant helps by migrating old data and information to the new system and providing tech support. It helps clients cut operating costs by streamlining workflow and distribution channels.