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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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Simplifying Contact Center Technology
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Computer telephony integration (CTI) enabled contact centers realize immense cost savings, increased reliability and improved performance. Learn how an on-demand solution can simplify your organization’s contact center technology.
Posted: 26 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2006

Oracle Corporation

Can a Technology Service Provider Really Enable Your Business Success?
sponsored by All Covered
WHITE PAPER: Technology service providers address IT challenges by providing technical oversight, IT accountability and continuity within the infrastructure. Learn how partnering with a technology service provider can satisfy the IT needs of your business.
Posted: 04 Sep 2007 | Published: 28 Aug 2007

All Covered

SOA Implementation with an Offshore Partner
sponsored by Torry Harris Business Solutions
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to overcome the cost and time of service-oriented architecture (SOA) development by collaborating with an experienced offshore partner.
Posted: 31 Oct 2006 | Published: 01 Oct 2006

Torry Harris Business Solutions

Learning Guide - Do You Need a Fax Server?
sponsored by FaxBack, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides an introduction to network faxing, discusses fax server technology in general and current research on faxing trends.
Posted: 04 Nov 2003 | Published: 01 Dec 2003

FaxBack, Inc.

How to Slash Corporate Fax Telephone Charges 20 - 80%: Overview of V.34 Faxing and JBIG Document Compression
sponsored by FaxBack, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: An in-depth look at V.34 high-speed fax and JBIG document compression technology...designed to save companies significant money in reducing fax telephone charges.
Posted: 18 Sep 2003 | Published: 01 May 2004

FaxBack, Inc.

The Business Case for Outsourced Testing
sponsored by VeriTest: A Business Unit of Lionbridge
WHITE PAPER: This paper presents the results of an ROI analysis to determine whether a company should outsource application testing.
Posted: 16 Jun 2002 | Published: 10 Jun 2001

VeriTest: A Business Unit of Lionbridge
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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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