Our new Cognirati video blog, created by IRPA founder Frank Casale, delivers a sneak peek into what CXOs are most concerned with when it comes to RPA & Intelligent Automation. From getting clarity on industry jargon, figuring out where to started, deciding whether to make vs. buy, sorting out the pricing confusion and understanding where […]
By- Frank Casale
Automation technology plays an increasingly large role as companies form new shared services operations and grow in maturity. As the organization develops and needs to serve a larger number of users, the benefits of implementing centralized automated services increases substantially. However, implementing automation is critical at every stage and companies that begin planning for the […]
Ahead of the Digital Convergence Conference, Dan Goodstein, President at the Outsourcing Institute sat down with Rohith Nandagiri, Director of Global Technology at Time Warner to dive deep into digital development. The Interview Explores: What’s happening in the marketplace: evolutionary vs. transformative vs truly revolutionary The importance of methodology and strong collaboration in the enterprise […]
By- The Outsourcing Institute
Multi-vendor systems are becoming the standard model for delivering outsourcing services in today’s workplace. This approach allows clients to leverage the best service for a particular business environment. However, multi-vendor delivery models also require a client organization to integrate multiple vendors with varying roles and coordinate their activities in an effective manner. Furthermore, many industries, […]
All Advisors are Different – Selection Starts with the Right RFP. In today’s dynamic technology environment, sourcing is increasingly utilized as a key component of global IT service delivery. As sourcing is a highly specialized and complex process, many IT and business executives consider hiring a specialized sourcing advisory to support the development of a […]
Risk-management professionals often find the creation of a vendor risk management (VRM) program to be a challenging task, especially when it’s for an entire enterprise. An accurate vendor list and executive support are required for such a program. The challenge is this project often begins with an outdated vendor list and a need to build […]
An Evolving Landscape Global sourcing, open source, and Moore’s law have made technology widely available, standardized, and cheaper than ever. Further Cloud, Virtualization, As-a-Service, Business Platforms and new forms of delivery are changing the technology landscape. Although cost and service levels are still important, ensuring that IT is optimized to deliver value back to the […]
NelsonHall’s recently published (July, 2017) Targeting Cloud-Based HR Services market analysis report estimates the global cloud-based HR services market to be $15.2bn, and this is expected to continue its growth trajectory (~6.3% CAGR) to reach $20.6bn by 2021. With the largest portion of the market coming from cloud implementations (~44%), it’s interesting to find that […]
NelsonHall recently published its 2017 Managed Services Programs (MSP)1 market analysis and NEAT vendor assessment, as part of which we interviewed the clients of leading MSP vendors to ascertain satisfaction levels across a range of MSP service criteria. And while we found that MSP is largely meeting or exceeding client expectations, there are a few […]
Tim Leger joins Outsourcing Institute President, Daniel Goodstein, to dive deep into the digital transformation. Take a look at the interview to learn about: What are today’s enterprise looking for today? Where should you start on your digital journey, and what mile markers should you consider? Why having a digital strategy is so important What’s […]
By- The Outsourcing Institute
Change management is often the most difficult part of an IT project, regardless of the technology that’s being implemented. Many companies struggle with getting buy in from key stakeholders and encouraging adoption when end users have been doing things a particular way for years and are resistant to change. This is especially true when implementing […]
Like many people who are part of the Outsourcing Institute’s community, I have spent my entire career focused on process improvement, automation and outsourcing. These are concepts which I have studied and applied for decades, and their use has been key to my professional success. However, if you’re like me, you may have noticed that […]
By- Christopher Surdak, JD
Global CapEx growth is projected to surmount global GDP growth over the next decade as capital intensive industries strive to meet the world’s demand for energy, resources, information, mobility, and connectivity. As such, CapEx optimization is on the top priority list of most corporate leaders worldwide. Owning to its practice of providing a rate of […]
Atul Vashistha, Chairman, Neo Group discusses what ails outsourcing and solutions to leverage: supply intelligence models and supply intelligence monitoring program.
Frank Casale, Founder, CEO, Outsourcing Institute, Tom Young, Partner, ISG and Paul Reynolds, Director of Research, ISG discuss outsourcing market characteristics, top five reasons service providers lose deals and a strategy for success.
Discussion of market trends.
Joe Hogan, Managing Partner, Joe Hogan Consulting LLC and Jim Pullen, Client Engagement Director, Pomeroy discuss a client case study: business challenges client had, resolutions, business value achieved, and lessons learned.