Image Gallery: 12 Offshore Hot Spots For IT Outsourcing
India is still the dominant player when it comes to IT outsourcing, but other regions are gaining ground. Here's a look at some of the places, vendors, and institutions that will play a big role in globalization's next wave.
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Halifax, Canada Although the rise of the Canadian dollar has lessened the country's competitiveness as a center for near-shore IT work, Canada still offers numerous advantages, including a well-educated, English and French speaking population and familiarity with US cultural and business norms. Outsourcer Keane is among those to have set up shop in the maritime city of Halifax, Nova Scotia.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?