Manila outshines Delhi in IT outsourcing

Indian Information technology outsourced service firms continue to dominate the field but their counterparts in the Philippines are rapidly carving a place for themselves as alternative providers, according to an IT and outsourcing

Published on: February 13th, 2013

One in four IT jobs moving offshore

Large companies are accelerating their use of offshore outsourcing and as many as a quarter of IT jobs at Global 1000 firms may be moved offshore by 2010, according to The Hackett Group,

Published on: December 10th, 2008 Patrick Thibodeau

Obama wants to keep tech jobs in the U.S.

Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) attacked offshore outsourcing in his acceptance of the Democratic presidential nomination Thursday night, drawing a bead on a practice that has displaced nearly one in 10 IT workers, according

Published on: September 2nd, 2008 Patrick Thibodeau

Europeans less willing to send work offshore: Forrester

BANGALORE, INDIA - Businesses in Continental Europe are still behind their counterparts in the U.S. and Britain in outsourcing IT work offshore, according to Forrester Research. "We are seeing only a few large

Published on: April 9th, 2008 John Ribeiro

VP and CIO, Arizona Public Service Co.

A strengthening economy that is fueling higher IT spending and a tight labour market for U.S. IT workers is creating moderate pay gains for technical workers such as application developers and database administrators,

Published on: July 21st, 2005 Thomas Hoffman

Forum to address low enrollments in IT college programs

Most industry experts would agree enrollment in IT college and university programs has steadily declined over the last few years. But when it comes to the reasons for this drop and its implications,

Published on: February 10th, 2005 Patricia Pickett

Job stats undercut offshore fears

This year, offshore outsourcing is the hot-button economic issue. But just how many jobs are actually sent overseas? According to a report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the number of

Published on: August 11th, 2004 Megan Santosus

The down side of offshoring

Economics lured Hemant Kurande to look to India, his birthplace, for more affordable engineering talent. Three years ago his company hired two service providers to do some core programming for a line of

Published on: July 5th, 2004 Ann Bednarz

IT job changes afoot

Entrepreneur and corporate strategist Michael Treacy says one-third of IT jobs will be lost to automation over the next decade. An equal number of IT jobs will be outsourced to national or offshore

Published on: May 31st, 2004 Ann Bednarz