News & Commentary
Content tagged with IT Strategy posted in December 2004
Growth Slows In IT Outsourcing By Local And State Governments
News  |  12/28/2004  | 
Debate over offshore outsourcing limits states and municipalities from hiring outsourcers despite needs caused by aging workforce and legacy systems.
Stay-at-home Reps Stem Offshore Outsourcing
News  |  12/22/2004  | 
Some companies are moving call centers into home, turning to what a research firm dubs "home-shoring" as a way to keep productive employees and trim costs.
Business Technology: Mixed Messages Conceal IT's Strength
Commentary  |  12/10/2004  | 
Companies must retool their thinking to avoid falling into a mind-set that can be self-fulfilling, cautions Bob Evans. Think IT as enabler, not IT as cost center.
Cognizant Opens Toronto Development Center
News  |  12/9/2004  | 
Service provider hopes to attract software-development work from U.S. companies despite the weakening U.S. dollar.
Ferrari Taps Offshore Firm For Software Engineering
News  |  12/6/2004  | 
Tata Consultancy Services will develop software that integrates Formula 1 racer's on-board systems.
Did Ukrainian Unrest Disrupt Offshore Work?
News  |  12/3/2004  | 
One company's experience shows how offshore development can be a gamble
Tech Pay Increases For IT Workers With Key Skills
News  |  12/2/2004  | 
A new report says demand is up for application development, networking, and messaging expertise. And outsourcing isn't living up to its promise.
Offshore Outsourcing Services Get A 'Thumbs Up'
News  |  12/2/2004  | 
A privately circulating commentary by the Gartner Group predicting IT cost reductions through automation and job cuts is cheering offshore-outsourcing companies.
Tata Unit Targets U.S.-India Communications Traffic
News  |  12/1/2004  | 
The telecom arm of Tata Group is investing in the United States and elsewhere to grab data traffic driven in part by outsourcing.


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