Right-sourcing is a term that Mindtree has gotten to know very well over the past 12 months. The global technology solutions company has just celebrated the one year anniversary of its Gainesville, FL delivery center, the first the company opened in the United States.
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The combination of proliferating options, more modular contracts and more standardized services means it's getting easier and cheaper to move from one outsourcing provider to another, according to Stephanie Overby's report on CIO.com.
This announcement serves as a post-script to Connecticut's interesting history of battles against offshore outsourcing.
While much of the federal government shutdown for business this week, one area that was very much alive on Tuesday was the effort of Senate Democrats to raise the quota on H-1B visas for foreign IT workers.
Change continues to roil the outsourcing market.
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When a project runs this far off the rails, there is plenty of blame to spread around. More importantly, there are lessons about good IT project management.
As contracts end in record numbers, everything's on the table--from best-of-breed multisourcing to bringing IT back in-house.