With facilities management outsourcing on the rise, we are seeing an increase in inquiries from customers about how to contract for these services.
A recent article in CIO magazine highlights the potential security risks posed by using USB thumb drives.
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) recently published a nonexhaustive checklist of questions for regulated firms to consider when outsourcing critical information technology (IT) services.
With privacy and security obligations consuming more and more attention during contract negotiations, open-source issues seem almost an afterthought.
Computer Weekly reported last week that Ben Barry of Coeus Consulting blogged that "There are some services which might be too important to outsource—service integration and management (SIAM) is one example.” Although we agree SIAM is important, the challenges and opportunities relating to service integration lead only to the following conclusion—SIAM is also too important to ignore.
Cloud services are all the rage, and the race is on to adopt this new technology, but what if we just sit back and gaze?
With the cloud and other solutions changing the ways that companies provide and consume IT and do business, it is fascinating (and important) to think about what data centers and IT organization will look like in 10 years.
More companies are outsourcing recruitment process functions or are, at least, starting to consider the value of outsourcing these functions.
Multisourced environments provide competition and foster innovation across providers, but they also have resulted in the need for increased and focused contract management.