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ALSO CALLED: Strategic Sourcing
DEFINITION:  Insourcing is a business practice in which work that would otherwise have been contracted out is performed in house. Insourcing often involves bringing in specialists to fill temporary needs or training existing personnel to perform tasks that would otherwise have been outsourced. An example is the use of in-house engineers to write technical manuals for equipment they have designed, rather than sending  … 
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Case study: Benefits of IT operations outsourcing
sponsored by Peak 10
VIDEO: An in-house IT infrastructure is a huge responsibility -- even a burden, especially when you don't have enough IT staff to support it. In this brief video, discover how TexMac turned to outsourcing for their IT operations.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 25 Aug 2014

Peak 10

Data Center Outsourcing: Where the Grass Is Greener
sponsored by Peak 10
VIDEO: A leading data analytics and decision support company was in a bind: the building they were in didn't have a data center infrastructure. In this brief video, find out how this company leveraged outsourced data center services in order to achieve the security, availability and responsiveness that their customers demanded.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 22 Aug 2014

Peak 10

Accounting Firm Decreases Risk with Cloud DR
sponsored by Peak 10
VIDEO: In this brief video, learn how the firm leveraged a cloud-based disaster recovery (DR) technology in order to decrease risk, improve security, and expand access.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 13 Aug 2014

Peak 10

How EDM Group Solves Automation Challenges of the Digital Mailroom
sponsored by Perceptive Software
VIDEO: Find out which industry-leading product helped an information management services provider gain a competitive edge over their peers, and solve the unique automation challenges of the digital mailroom.
Posted: 08 Jul 2014 | Premiered: 08 Jul 2014

Perceptive Software

Outsourcing Infrastructure: An Insightful TCO Analysis of On-Premise vs. Outsourced Workloads
sponsored by Rackspace
WEBCAST: This exclusive whitepaper will help you make an informed decision on whether or not you should outsource your IT services.
Posted: 18 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Jun 18, 2014

Rackspace

Maximizing the Benefit of B2B Integration
sponsored by OpenText GXS
WEBCAST: Integrating SAP and B2B systems can provide significant operational benefits and ROI, but it's a substantial investment and a complicated process. However, by using managed services for your SAP B2B integration project, you can eliminate the hassle.
Posted: 30 May 2014 | Premiered: May 30, 2014

OpenText GXS

Site visit programs fuel outsourcing success
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WEBCAST: Site visit programs play a critical role in any successful outsourcing initiative. This on-demand webcast describes key features of an effective site visit program.
Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Oct 25, 2013

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Industrialised delivery: The next stage in outsourcing evolution
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WEBCAST: This on-demand webcast explores how your organization can achieve the true scale of outsourcing with industrialized delivery.
Posted: 10 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Oct 25, 2013

Hewlett-Packard Limited

HP's Industry Leading Offshore Capability
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WEBCAST: This on-demand webcast introduces an industry-leading offshore capability designed with a new age of people and applications in mind.
Posted: 10 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Oct 25, 2013

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Webinar: Accelerating Your Approach to Managed Services
sponsored by N-able Technologies
WEBCAST: Tune in now to access a helpful how-to playbook for understanding best business practices for your organization as a managed services provider (MSP).
Posted: 01 Oct 2013 | Premiered: Oct 1, 2013

N-able Technologies

Anti-spam tricks for the midmarket toolbox
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
PODCAST: Listen in as Stephen Cobb, adjunct professor of Information Assurance at Norwich University, Vermont, and president of Cobb Associates, discusses the spam challenges that are facing CIOs in the midmarket.
Posted: 01 Oct 2008 | Premiered: Oct 1, 2008

McAfee, Inc.

Mission Cloud: Jumpstart IT as a Service
sponsored by CSC
WEBCAST: This webcast is designed to help companies design and execute a successful cloud deployment plan. Obtain cloud survey results from your peers and discover key questions to consider as you get started.
Posted: 12 Jan 2012 | Premiered: Jan 12, 2012

CSC

Cascading Risk
sponsored by Core Security Technologies
WEBCAST: This webcast identifies the trends towards the outsourcing of business and technology processes, and how that can increase systemic and operational risk within an enterprise.
Posted: 04 Apr 2007 | Premiered: Apr 26, 2007, 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT)

Core Security Technologies
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OUTSOURCING DEFINITION (continued): …  the work to an outside technical writing firm. In this example, the engineers might have to take technical writing courses at a local college, university, or trade school before being able to complete the task successfully. Other challenges of insourcing include the possible purchase of additional hardware and/or software that is scalable and energy-efficient enough to deliver an adequate return on investment (ROI).Insourcing can be viewed as outsourcing as seen from the opposite side. For example, a company based in Japan might open a plant in the United States for the purpose of employing American … 
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