Information technology outsourcing
- August 31, 2004
More than half of offshore deals wash up on the shores of failure. David Foote offers up a baker's dozen tips for ensuring success over there.
- August 27, 2004
In the second half of his interview with SearchCIO.com, Dean Lane talks about how offshoring saved his company (Symantec Corp.) money, how it has affected the company's stateside employees, and why offshoring is happening in the U.S. August 26, 2004 26 Aug'04
Dean Lane might have mastered the art of offshore outsourcing. As senior IT director at Cupertino, Calif.-based Symantec Corp., Lane found a way to please both executives and IT workers alike. He successfully implemented an offshore outsourcing plan...
- August 23, 2004
Outsourcing is a complex, often misunderstood business strategy that can effectively help companies maximize profitability by improving operating efficiency and allowing management to focus on core business activities. The related practice of ...
- August 19, 2004
Amit Maheshwari, SearchCIO.com expert and head of an offshore outsourcing firm, says smaller firms can reap big benefits from offshore work.
- July 28, 2004
Microsoft CIO Ron Markezich discusses what it's like to work for one of the world's leading IT companies.
- July 01, 2004
Outsourcing may be all the rage these days, but one firm went the insourcing route with great success.
- June 30, 2004
CIOs aren't offshoring enough, and it's a mistake that's costing their companies millions of dollars. That's the word from a new study.
- June 29, 2004
No doubt talk of offshore outsourcing raises the ire of IT professionals but some believe the issue is being blown out of proportion because of political soap boxing.
- June 21, 2004
How open are you about your outsourcing plans? If it's your "dirty little secret," you could be doing your department more harm than good.
- June 17, 2004
Before you make an outsourcing decision, consider the associated costs from all angles. A call center expert has some tips on what to include in your analysis.
- June 14, 2004
Four in a row -- a new study shows overall IT pay slipped in North America and Europe for the fourth straight quarter, but certain skills and certs are paying well.
- June 08, 2004
Putting time into a solid outsource contract can significantly minimize your risk and liability.
- June 02, 2004
Being a successful post-recession CIO requires solid management not only of IT, but also of IT employees, many of whom aren't too happy these days.
- May 28, 2004
Analysts and an IT trade group claim that the U.S. has a lot to gain and little to lose with offshore outsourcing. But the companies that have the most to gain may be fueling the backlash fire with their silence.