Articles about Outsourcing
India and the United States were once looked upon as 'natural allies'. How did things go so terribly wrong?
The Indian IT outsourcer hopes to expand its US workforce in order to be more responsive to local clients.
While its global parent posts its worst quarterly results ever, Unisys in New Zealand is thriving.
Cost effectiveness is replacing the low cost as the chief concern for those looking to outsource IT services - and Romania is hoping to take advantage.
The Australian Department of Human Services is bringing in 200 Telstra call centre staff members to handle high-volume transactions for Medicare and Centrelink.
Migrants from neighbouring countries working in the Malaysian electronic industry are finding themselves in situations of modern-day slave labour.
"We don't want to be like India," says head of IT association in Rio.
Survey shows IT budgets rising, but no corresponding gains in outsourcing. What's going on?
From just $2 billion in 2008 revenues, NTT's IT services business plans to hit $20 billion in 2016. Its Silicon Valley research center will play a key role.
For Big Blue, the effort, dubbed IBM Global Business Services Online, gives it a shot to add new clients and ultimately up sell them to larger engagements.
CEO Francisco D'Souza says: "We are seeing a trend in the market towards larger integrated deals. While these deals represent a strong source of revenue for Cognizant, certain deals took longer than expected to close."
In a world that is rapidly becoming digital what Xerox does in the next few years may determine its fate
As part of the renewal of its contract, Ajilon will be responsible for developing a new licensing and registration system, improving custodial management, and implementing a new solution for managing prosecution briefs.
The Indian outsourcer grew revenue by 7 percent and profit by 14 percent during the final quarter before former SAP executive Vishal Sikka becomes CEO.
Political instability in the region appears to be inspiring Ukraine's techies to seek pastures new.
Despite lingering anti-outsourcing sentiment in the U.S., Infosys Chairman N.R. Narayana Murthy tells CNET News.com's Charles Cooper why the momentum behind this global trend is far from spent. The interview took place in Fremont, Calif., on May 2, 2006.
Vivian Chan, a recent graduate of San Francisco State University, and Jim Seeto, president of the SFSU chapter of a student group called Information Management Systems Association, speak with News.com Executive Editor Mike Yamamoto about technology curricula at U.S. colleges and the influence of offshore outsourcing on career decisions.
"Offshoring" is the term du jour, but the process it describes is complicated and riddled with pitfalls. At the SandHill Group's Software 2004 conference in San Francisco, a panel of senior executives share their experiences and warn that the total costs of ownership can be higher than expected.
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