Offshoring Success: Execution is Everything!
What makes an outsourcing successful? This study tries to get to the bottom of this simple question.
Outsourcing goes on unabated. It is giving Lou Dobbs a heartburn but the conclusion for most companies is that it is creating value for them. Is it?
The results are mixed. Some companies are creating extraordinary value. Some others are not faring that well.
This study by A.T. Kearney tries to provide fact based analysis to get to the bottom of the outsourcing issue.
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| The authors argue that implementing an information communication platform that promotes secure knowledge exchange between client and service provider is critical to engendering trust which is the foundation for outsourcing success. This paper presen...
| Can Information Technology, which is critical to an organization's success, deliver without a sourcing capability? The authors argue that not only is a sourcing strategy critical to IT value but also that a successful strategy requires a focus away ...
| This research paper stresses the need for an effective communication strategy to ensure success of an outsourcing initiative - to be effective a communication strategy must have both an internal and external component with its own objectives, guidel...
| This whitepaper identifies key concerns and discusses best practices to address them to secure data and intellectual property in offshore outsourcing relationships
| This case study highlights best practices for sustainable success of outsourcing relationships. Outsourcing can start off well but the effectiveness can deteriorate over time. These best practices help ensure success over the long term. Excellent Rea...
| This case study illustrates best practices in outsourcing driven by business results not just cost savings. Excellent example for the CIO to keep in mind when pursuing an outsourcing relationship that delivers sustainable business value.
| This presentation describes the outsourcing journey of a city that went from the first state of mind i.e. "give my headache to someone else" to the second i.e. "I have to partner with someone else" . In the process they converted failure to success....
| This article uses the practices implemented by Indian outsourcing company Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) to discuss the issue of managing knowledge and expertise spread across organizational and geographic boundaries in an offshore outsourcing arr...
| This research study explores best practices that make outsourcing deliver business value beyond cost savings. Excellent reference for the CIO to understand strategic implications of outsourcing and implement this discipline to create superior busines...
| This white paper discusses vendor management best practices for successful IT and business process outsourcing.
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