Has outsourcing lost its lustre?
Michael Stahl writes an interesting article entitled Tide is turning on IT outsourcing. Outsourcing is generally done because it is perceived to be cheaper, faster, or better.
The article refers to several studies that show that in reality, a signficant % of outsourcing deals fail, are renegotiated, or are brought back in house.
Any business considering outsourcing needs to think the costs and benefits through very carefully.
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