New U.K. Laws Increase Employment Costs, Spurring Outsourcing
May 31, 2011

According to news reports, plans to cut hiring in the U.K. due to new legislation are expected to increase outsourcing. The problem? Increasing employment costs, i.e. pension plans and medical leave are eating into revenues of small-to-mid sized firms. Business owners are saying that there is no other option but to outsource to survive, reports thisismoney.co.uk. Read more

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China’s Ma’anshan City To Host Global Outsourcing Summit In May
May 30, 2011

According to anhuinews.com, Ma’anshan city in Anhui province will be the host of the fourth Global Outsourcing Summit. It will be held in the city from May 21-23. Read more

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India’s IT Outsourcers Report Increase In Earnings, Indicating Offshoring Demand
May 30, 2011

Despite a lag in the economy, Indian outsourcing service providers are riding a wave of increased revenues according to reports for the latest quarter. The recession brought on a decreased demand for IT outsourcing, particularly as companies decreased discretionary spending. Read more

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Outsourcing Rebounds Home As Indian Firms Expand In U.S.
May 29, 2011

With companies like Infosys adding more and more personnel to their American workforce, their presence in the U.S. is growing. Although there have been some tight scrutiny over alleged H1B visa manipulation by the outsourcing giant, Infosys has enjoyed a noteworthy reputation for global IT outsourcing. It is among the top three outsourcing firms in India. Read more

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Fujitsu and Citrix make it a good week for cloud maturity
May 27, 2011

A slew of announcements from Citrix Systems and a debut in North America for an aggressively priced Fujitsu public cloud IaaS set demonstrate that the post-PC cloud world is maturing rapidly. Read more

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IBM Korea Takes A Hit On IT Outsourcing With Computing Errors
May 26, 2011

Last year, IBM was shunned by IT outsourcers in Korea. Among the firms that canceled contracts with IBM include Oriental Brewery Company, Esquire, and Korea Credit Guarantee Fund. These companies have moved to other outsourcing service providers like SDS, Dongbu CNI, LG CNS and Samsung SDS. Read more

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Genpact Voted Top Finance & Accounting Outsourcing Firm By Everest Group
May 25, 2011

Genpact Limited was recognized by Everest Group as the leading Finance and Accounting Outsourcing (FAO) in the research institute’s reports ‘Procurement Outsourcing (PO) Annual Report April 2011’ and ‘Finance and Accounting Outsourcing Annual Report March 2011.’ Genpact is a worldwide leader in tech management and business process. Read more

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H1B Visa – Out of Vogue
May 23, 2011

For the last twenty years or so, the H1B Visa was a status of envy, second only to the Green Card. If you didn’t get your green card, at least you had your HIB. This allowed IT personnel to live and work in the U.S. Read more

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Pros & Cons Of Outsourcing To Freelancers
May 20, 2011

In the last decade or so, unemployment has been a rampant phenomenon in the Western world. There is some controversy behind practices like outsourcing because some people say that it takes away their jobs and gives it to foreigners. That’s just part of the problem – or at least that’s what President Obama has been saying for a while. Read more

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Outsourcing Article Marketing To Enhance Advertising
May 19, 2011

Article marketing is an inexpensive way to promote your business and it is also an easy way to drive up revenue. However, it does require some time and the staff to manually write articles that push your product or service, reports articlesbase.com Read more

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