Information technology outsourcing
- August 04, 2009
IT outsourcing is poised to resume growth later in 2009 as enterprises look to globalize and pursue expansion strategies. Here's how.
- July 09, 2009
Email outsourcing is taking off in enterprises as CIOs consider managed or hosted email services rather than Gmail or a full cloud-based email approach. Learn more here.
- June 30, 2009
A solid governance model and a relationship-minded manager are crucial to the success of an IT outsourcing contract. Here's what to look for.
- June 26, 2009
How important is business knowledge management to the success of your offshore strategy? Pretty important, one CIO who offshores to India told me recently. Offshore workers are often at a ...
- June 24, 2009
Nearly four in 10 large organizations use PPM software, but not all instances are created equal. New survey data shows what IT values most and how deployments mature.
- June 23, 2009
Learn how a midmarket insurance company uses virtualization and replication to enable recovery of its Windows server farm in a reasonable time frame. A mainframe benefits, too.
- June 18, 2009
IT insourcing is on the rise as companies terminate IT outsourcing contracts or let them expire. Here's why, and whether it might work for you.
- May 26, 2009
Outsourcing and offshoring activities in a recession thrive on flexibility from both clients and providers, according to panelists at the 2009 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium.
- May 01, 2009
With more than 150,000 retail stores expected to close their doors this year as a result of the current economic crisis, should retailers consider look to outsourcing IT services to help cut costs ...
- April 08, 2009
Under pressure to improve RTO and minimize mainframe data loss, IT veterans at MetLife devised a strategy that put tape out to pasture.
- April 06, 2009
Happy Monday! Well, not so happy in Boston – we just learned that the Red Sox season opener has been postponed due to rain! At least there's a little NCAA men's basketball game to watch tonight. ...
- March 31, 2009
As companies with IT outsourcing contracts look to take advantage of price drops, they find renegotiations may include reduced service levels. Gartner and others weigh in.
- February 26, 2009
As floods test a utility's IT disaster recovery plan, a VoIP installation rescues business continuity efforts and shows the importance of DR planning for non-headquarters offices.
- January 22, 2009
The Satyam scandal will have ramifications across the industry if Satyam customers flee and take their business to other IT outsourcers. Learn how to protect your own interests.
- January 22, 2009
Customers of Indian IT services firm Satyam should weigh their options as the offshore outsourcer weathers a financial scandal. In fact, here's advice for all CIOs who outsource.