Contract negotiations and legal issues
- February 04, 2009
Changing pricing models, longer contracts and customization are making it harder to switch providers, so build safety nets into your SaaS contracts.
- November 06, 2008
In slow economic times, organizations in the past have turned to IT outsourcing providers to cut costs. But that model may no longer hold true as IT leaders are asked to cut deep -- way deep -- during the economic recession.
- October 21, 2008
Cutting costs is "never an activity with long lead times," Gartner analyst Ellen Kitzis said. Here are 25 tips from Gartner to think about between now and the end of the year.
- July 11, 2008
Outsourcing performance can be improved with prior planning. Get expert advice on developing outsourcing contracts, strategies and more.
- July 10, 2008
Reduce risk in your outsourcing endeavors by covering all the basics.
- April 30, 2008
Augusta, Ga., is the latest city to give public Wi-Fi a go. But can the small city succeed where the big ones have failed?
- March 11, 2008
An IT attorney makes the case that improving the acquisition process improves your project's chances for success. First step: Know how you want to structure the deal from Day 1.
- January 30, 2008
CIOs look to spend management firms to reap big savings on software negotiations when budgets are tight and a recession looms.
- December 05, 2007
As midmarket companies increasingly face scrutiny for compliance with PCI, HIPAA and other data protection standards, log management vendors are offering affordable products.
- November 28, 2007
Experts say IT managers considering virtualization need to think beyond power and cooling and instead strategize how the technology will transform IT.
- October 26, 2007
CIOs in California's line of fire show the importance of a well-tested technology strategy in times of peril. Another insight? The move from centralized to distributed workplaces, like the Internet itself, helps ensure continuity because there is no...
- September 01, 2007
Telco companies have run out of chances to get their bills correct for one CIO.
- August 28, 2007
The co-founder of TomorrowNow discusses software maintenance.
- August 15, 2007
Road warriors feel unappreciated by their mobile carriers. As keepers of the wireless technology, CIOs should make sure they feel loved.
- July 26, 2007
As the top-tier Indian outsourcing companies continue their march to maturity, smaller clients should consider -- with all due care -- midtier providers, Forrester Research says.