Information technology outsourcing

  • March 08, 2004 08 Mar'04

    Meta: Outsourcing laws still a long way off

    Offshore outsourcing is a moving target for both state and federal lawmakers. So far, none of the bills have become laws, and right now CIOs shouldn't dwell on the legal rhetoric. There are plenty of other offshore risks to worry about.

  • March 01, 2004 01 Mar'04

    It's time to talk sense about outsourcing

    Outsourcing isn't anything new, but why is it stirring such deep emotions these days? One expert at Wharton says it's the number of companies that are outsourcing and the creative ways they're doing it.

  • February 26, 2004 26 Feb'04

    Gartner: Outsourcing deals will go on a diet

    How will outsourcing deals grow and shrink at the same time? Gartner predicts that more companies will outsource in 2004 but that the deals will be leaner and meaner.

  • February 18, 2004 18 Feb'04

    A CIO Conversation: SAS CIO sets example for whole company

    Suzanne Gordon, CIO of SAS Institute Inc., discusses IT's role in the business, the role of women in the CIO position and the reality of offshore outsourcing.

  • February 18, 2004 18 Feb'04

    IT workers -- the new frogs of Frogger

    An online game mixes about offshore outsourcing with the fun of Frogger.

  • February 16, 2004 16 Feb'04

    The future of application service providers

    Application service providers (ASPs) as they were known in 2000/01 no longer exist. This Meta report discusses "application as a service" and how it continues to evolve.

  • February 16, 2004 16 Feb'04

    Top 10 risks of offshore outsourcing

    According to Meta Group research, offshore outsourcing is growing 20%-25% per annum, with little evidence of slowing. While most enterprises experience initial resistance, most technical issues are readily resolved and geopolitical risk is deemed ...

  • February 13, 2004 13 Feb'04

    You said it: Offshore outsourcing

    Either by e-mail or in our Sound Off forums, you've told us how you feel when it comes to the debate over offshore outsourcing.

  • February 10, 2004 10 Feb'04

    Survey shows satisfaction with offshore outsourcing

    Offshore outsourcing evidently is delivering the goods. According to a recent survey, a whopping majority of North American and European firms are happy with what they're getting overseas.

  • January 23, 2004 23 Jan'04

    New shirt fits outsourced workers to a 'T'

    It's a political statement. It's a social statement. It's a fashion statement. The first shirt in "The Offshore Outsourcing Collection" is a perfect fit for teed off IT workers who wear their feelings on their chests.

  • January 21, 2004 21 Jan'04

    Protesters to rally against offshore outsourcing

    Inside a New York hotel, the theme is offshore outsourcing. Outside the hotel, the theme is onshore outrage. Protesters are asking John Q. Public and Uncle Sam to wake up and smell the losses to cheap overseas labor.

  • January 20, 2004 20 Jan'04

    Survey: Onshore IT pros losing money to offshore trend

    As the offshore outsourcing trend becomes hotter, paychecks for IT pros in North America and Europe are getting thinner. It's not a coincidence, according to a new survey.

  • January 07, 2004 07 Jan'04

    Face-off: Offshore outsourcing

    Nothing raises the ire of IT pros more than the discussion of offshore outsourcing. Is it good or bad for U.S. workers? Our editors take on the debate.

  • December 14, 2003 14 Dec'03

    Reading between the HIPAA guidelines

    Through extensive documentation and multiple deadlines, HIPAA legislation spells out exactly 'what' needs to be accomplished to achieve compliance; but they fail to spell out 'how'. Find out more about the 'hows' of staying HIPAA compliant when ...

  • December 11, 2003 11 Dec'03

    Outsmarting with outsourcing

    She was expecting maybe six months to get a massive outsourcing project up and running. Her bosses gave her six weeks. She didn't disappoint and shares the secret to her success here.