Ensuring Value in an Outsourced Environment
This workshop was attended by 11 organisations, representing the engineering, finance, transport, pharmaceutical, security, distribution minerals and aviation industry sectors, who combined had extensive experience in using offshore outsourcers for both development and support. The report covers both management and technical issues in an outsource relationship, how to overcome them and make the exercise a success.
Total employees represented- 88,000
Total annual spend on IT- £763.75million
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