Information technology outsourcing
- January 14, 2009
Support for Windows XP won't last forever, but some are willing to deal with the risks of not moving to a new OS for another five years.
- January 13, 2009
As security budgets persist despite the recession, IT security teams zero in on data protection, without much help from the business.
- December 11, 2008
Countries like Mexico, Poland and Vietnam have strengthened their positions. Find out which countries round out the top 30.
- November 19, 2008
How simple is SharePoint to install? Not so much, says a new report. If you plan on doing a full-scale implementation you'll need rules and maybe some partners.
- 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.
- November 04, 2008
IT outsourcing fell off a cliff in the third quarter, as both the number and total value of outsourcing contracts decreased by double digits compared with the prior quarter, according to global advisory firm TPI. Smaller deal sizes are becoming the ...
- October 15, 2008
Predicting what's going to happen with the economy is a fool's game, but you can be sure of one thing: Your CEO is thinking worst-case scenario.
- September 09, 2008
The e-trash keeps piling up. Need a visual? Think "Wall-E." What isn't stockpiled is being dumped into landfills and the toxic parts shipped off to countries where laws are lax. CIOs are taking steps to keep their companies' hands clean.
- July 31, 2008
Jeremy Gill, CIO of civil engineering firm Michael Baker Corp., was faced with an increasingly common conundrum: how to centralize and not suffer the latency consequences. His solution: WAN acceleration technology from Cisco.
- July 22, 2008
CIO Jeff Cash has been preparing for the equivalent of a flood since arriving at Mercy Medical Center three years ago. This spring the Cedar River put him to the test.
- July 17, 2008
Economic uncertainty apparently has companies rushing to outsource, pushing volume and dollar amounts to record highs in the first half of the year, according to advisory firm TPI.
- July 11, 2008
CIOs need to focus on relationship management, governance and change management to see the long-term benefits of their outsourcing initiatives.
- 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.
- July 02, 2008
Large companies are finding that in light of the weak dollar, the tradeoff in flexibility at IT and offshore factory sites isn't always worth it.