IT WORLD CANADA CURATED: Governments once thought that outsourcing a service to a single supplier would gain major savings. Now they’re trying another route

The dangers of multi-vendor outsourcing
An increasing number of local, regional and national governments around the world have turned away from single-source outsourced IT deals in the hope of getting more value.
 
But as this article from British-based Professional Outsourcing Magazine  points out, there should be some “healthy skepticsm” about whether contracting multiple suppliers is any better.
 
 
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