Business skills crunch looming

Business skills crunch looming

IT’s mission has shifted from delivering systems to managing the process of delivering them, according to a study by the...

July 2nd, 2006 Elana Varon

Editorial Viewpoint: Take my IT department – please!

Editorial Viewpoint: Take my IT department – please!

Even though IT outsourcing has been around for eons, it seems, it still has a Rodney Dangerfield air about it....

April 10th, 2006 David Carey

US government kisses more IT work goodbye

US government kisses more IT work goodbye

The U.S. federal government is expected to outsource US$17.6billion in IT work by 2010, an increase of more than $4...

March 1st, 2006 Al Sacco

US government plans to outsource smart ID card systems

US government plans to outsource smart ID card systems

U.S. federal officials are looking to outsource the IT infrastructure that's needed to support a planned smart-card system for authenticating...

January 29th, 2006 Jaikumar Vijayan

US gov’t plans to outsource smart ID card systems

US gov’t plans to outsource smart ID card systems

U.S. federal officials are looking to outsource the IT infrastructure that's needed to support a planned smart-card system for authenticating...

January 17th, 2006 Jaikumar Vijayan

Financial services firms wary of BPO

Financial services firms wary of BPO

Fewer than 30 percent of financial services companies will outsource strategic projects by the end of next year, although companies...

September 30th, 2005 Lucas Mearian

How and when to go

How and when to go

Just because you decide you want to take IT work offshore doesn’t mean you need to outsource it. Many companies...

September 15th, 2005 David L. Margulius

Reinvention: The true core competency

Reinvention: The true core competency

The idea of retaining core competency activities inhouse and outsourcing the rest is a perfect example of Industrial Age thinking....

September 5th, 2005 Tom DeMarco

Rethinking outsourcing

Rethinking outsourcing

Three-and-a-half years into a five-year IT outsourcing deal, Sprint Canada’s CIO Serge Babin has had enough time to reflect on...

June 23rd, 2005 Chris Conrath