Information technology outsourcing
- October 25, 2007
Surging energy costs and demands for space mean CIOs are getting squeezed as providers of hosted data centers jack up their prices.
- October 18, 2007
IT outsourcing megadeals are on the decline. How has this affected the outsourcing industry in general? Get advice on how and when CIOs should plan and implement outsourcing deals in the future.
- October 17, 2007
Offshore outsourcing can save money. Are the savings worth the security risks? Columnist Philip Alexander addresses security and data concerns CIOs should be aware of when sending work offshore.
- September 12, 2007
New data suggests U.S. companies have not even begun to unlock the value in IT outsourcing.
- August 30, 2007
Maturing IP telephony technology, specifically VoIP, is making its way into more and more businesses while outdated PBX systems (although tried and true) are being shown the door.
- August 28, 2007
The co-founder of TomorrowNow discusses software maintenance.
- 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.
- July 19, 2007
The care and feeding of business software is a touchy topic. Now, a high-profile lawsuit forces the software maintenance issue to raise its ugly head -- again.
- July 17, 2007
Business process success depends on much more than just technology. In his latest column, James Champy explains why CIOs need to ensure executives are actively involved when it comes to business process decisions.
- July 11, 2007
The Deloitte & Touche 2007 offshoring report finds a gulf between the "best and the rest." Size of operations matters. So does quality.
- July 05, 2007
At the CTO Leadership Forum held recently in New York, CIT Group CIO Michael Baresich said wage savings is less of a driver in offshoring than it used to be. Maturing markets are offering CIOs other opportunities.
- June 28, 2007
Best Buy's recent settlement of an age discrimination suit seems especially timely, as concerns mount about how to handle the aging IT worker.
- June 22, 2007
In a tough job market, CIOs have to differentiate themselves from the rest of the pack. A CIO coach recommends identity branding.
- May 24, 2007
Outsourcing, warts and all, is an "essential business practice" for CEOs, according to a new study from PricewaterhouseCoopers.
- April 24, 2007
Gartner plays provocateur in the opening keynote at this week's ITxpo, challenging U.S. IT pros to "take the first-mover advantage," or risk being eliminated.