News, best practices, tips, how-tos, and more about outsourcing, including discussion on vendor management, contract negotiation and service level agreements (SLAs).
Mon, June 17, 2013 - Answering these questions will help you determine your IT organization's outsourcing maturity in order to improve your IT service provider outcomes.
Thu, June 13, 2013 - CIO.com talked to a domestic outsourcing provider about partnering with universities to build a domestic outsourcing model, growing dissatisfaction with offshoring, the real problem with Gen Y, and how immigration reform might impact outsourcing in the U.S.
Mon, June 10, 2013 - The Senate immigration bill's impact on offshore outsourcing will be disruptive to outsourcers, their customers and potentially to the U.S. IT labor market, according to Gartner.
Sat, June 01, 2013 - The current CEO S.D. Shibulal will continue in his post
Fri, May 24, 2013 - With the full Senate starting its debate on a comprehensive immigration bill, Republican lawmakers in the House have released a plan of their own, complete with a slick website.
Thu, May 23, 2013 - India's application development and maintenance business will take a hit if a provision of the U.S. Senate immigration bill becomes law, and some experts say the restrictions will drive more outsourcing offshore.
Wed, May 22, 2013 - H-1B provisions added late to Senate immigration bill ensures there will be more fights ahead.
Mon, May 20, 2013 - After a decade of double-digit growth, India's offshore IT outsourcing leaders must shift strategies if they want to continue to dominate in technology services as growth slows in a maturing market. Here are eight things Indian outsourcers need to do to grow.
Mon, May 20, 2013 - The Senate immigration bill's H-1B restrictions have clearly upset Indian firms. But sometimes being in a tough spot can prompt new ways of approaching problems. One firm is implementing software robots.
Thu, May 16, 2013 - High-tech's leading advocate in the immigration bill fight, Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), has bought himself some time, perhaps until Tuesday, to try get the immigration bill changed to the liking of the tech industry.
Wed, May 15, 2013 - The Senate Judiciary Committee rejected the idea on Tuesday of requiring all H-1B employers to make a "good faith" effort in hiring U.S. workers before taking on an H-1B worker.
Tue, May 14, 2013 - Pactera is one of China's largest IT outsourcing vendors
Mon, May 13, 2013 - CIOs struggle with communication and language issues offshore, so it's good news that global business English proficiency is increasing. However, some countries are further along than others. Here are the 10 best and the 10 worst countries for English proficiency.
Thu, May 09, 2013 - Amid broad agreement that more skilled workers would boost the tech economy, industry experts suggest that comprehensive immigration bill coming up for debate doesn't go far enough to help fill IT, engineering and manufacturing jobs.