Category: Tech/ITO

  • What is Rapid Prototyping and Why is it Important?

    You want to make products and solutions that work as soon as possible. The faster you can get your product out there, the faster you can start seeing ROI. The faster you can see a problem fixed and happy customers and clients. There are two common ways to develop products and they are both wrong. […]

  • How to Achieve Great User Experience

    We have two pieces of advice for you if you want to make sure you are giving your customers the best experience possible. The first piece of advice is this: Make sure your company and whatever websites, apps, or services they provide are functional, easy to use, accessible, and desirable. Functional: Simply put, they have […]

  • Application Management Services a Key Gateway to HR BPaaS

    Application Management Services a Key Gateway to HR BPaaS

    With many organizations turning to cloud-based ERP and HR systems to replace legacy, on premise systems, and more importantly as a means to enable organizational transformation, the demand for cloud-based HR services continues to grow. NelsonHall’s Targeting Cloud Based HR Services market analysis estimates the market to be ~$15bn in 2016, growing to ~21bn in […]

  • The Verdict of Cloud HR Services Clients: Providers Must Improve in 3 Key Areas

    The Verdict of Cloud HR Services Clients: Providers Must Improve in 3 Key Areas

    NelsonHall recently published its 2017 Cloud-Based HR Services market analysis study and NEAT vendor assessment, as part of which we interviewed the clients of leading cloud-based HR services vendors to ascertain satisfaction levels across a range of service criteria. And while we found that cloud-based HR services were meeting client expectations in a few areas, […]

  • The Role That Automation Technology Plays Along the Shared Services Maturity Scale

    The Role That Automation Technology Plays Along the Shared Services Maturity Scale

    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 […]

  • Expert Interview: Time Warner’s Rohith Nandagiri on Digital Development

    Expert Interview: Time Warner’s Rohith Nandagiri on Digital Development

    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 […]

  • The Top 9 Trends in Vendor Management

    The Top 9 Trends in Vendor Management

    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, […]

  • How to Select the Right Sourcing Advisor

    How to Select the Right Sourcing Advisor

    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 […]

  • Four Ways to Improve Your Vendor Risk Program

    Four Ways to Improve Your Vendor Risk Program

    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 […]

  • Building Your Strategy for Technology Sourcing

    Building Your Strategy for Technology Sourcing

    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 […]