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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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Outsourcing Reports
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Drivers of Change: Five Things Every Managed Service Provider Should Know
sponsored by Solarwinds N-able
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover five ways your MSP can keep up with growth, compete with commoditization, and still make a profit.
Posted: 14 May 2015 | Published: 14 May 2015

Solarwinds N-able

How One Major Brand Transformed Service Quality in China
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
CASE STUDY: Yum! Brands was growing quickly in China and needed to outsource IT. Find out how they found an option to help them through continued market growth.
Posted: 11 May 2015 | Published: 12 May 2015

TOPICS:  Outsourcing
Hewlett-Packard Company

Peak Database Performance Made Easy
sponsored by Rackspace
RESOURCE: This resource discusses the benefits of outsourced database administration.
Posted: 04 May 2015 | Published: 04 May 2015

Rackspace

Outsourcing Security Services: What You Need to Know
sponsored by Digital Guardian
EGUIDE: In this expert guide, discover tips for choosing the right security service provider, writing an SLA, and more.
Posted: 27 Apr 2015 | Published: 27 Apr 2015

Digital Guardian

Research Reveals How Twelve MSS Options Perform
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this research report, discover how twelve MSS vendors measured up when tested.
Posted: 21 Apr 2015 | Published: 26 Feb 2014

IBM

Give digital a business focus
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Businesses need a way to consolidate this data to unify communications and deliver a seamless experience across multiple channels.For many organizations, the solution lies in outsourcing. Discover if outsourcing is right to manage your multichannel communications data in this informative white paper.
Posted: 21 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

IT Outsourcing Strategy FAQ: Getting Started on Onshoring & Offshoring
sponsored by Catalyst IT
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, you'll discover the answers to a number of frequently asked questions regarding IT outsourcing, including who CIOs should consult when considering outsourcing; how can organization can assess its readiness; what to keep in mind when selecting a vendor; and more.
Posted: 13 Apr 2015 | Published: 13 Apr 2010

Catalyst IT

MSP Pricing Survey Findings: How Leading MSPs Achieve Higher Growth
sponsored by Kaseya
EBOOK: This eBook reveals the strategies being employed by the most successful MSPs by exploring the results of Kaseya's 2014 MSP pricing survey.
Posted: 08 Apr 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2015

Kaseya

The VMware View Business Process Desktop
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Inside this brief white paper, discover a technology that enables customers looking to outsource or offshore business processes to effectively scale their business on demand, streamline and centralize desktop management and provide end users with a secure desktop experience across the LAN and WAN.
Posted: 16 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

VMware

Build vs Buy: Key Steps to Overcome Capital Constraints in the Data Center
sponsored by CyrusOne
WHITE PAPER: Companies are increasingly relying on the data center to support technology trends such as cloud computing, big data, virtualization, and mobile devices. But when it comes to creating the best data center possible, should you build or should you buy?
Posted: 13 Mar 2015 | Published: 13 Mar 2015

CyrusOne

Seven Critical Success Factors for Choosing A Reliable Data Center Provider
sponsored by CyrusOne
WHITE PAPER: To cut costs, focus IT resources, and expand their global reach, many companies are turning to data center services to store their servers. However, not all data centers are created equal -- how can you be sure you're selecting a reliable provider?
Posted: 13 Mar 2015 | Published: 13 Mar 2015

CyrusOne

Enabling the next-generation data centre
sponsored by Dimension Data
VIDEO: In this brief video, learn how one organization offers a comprehensive portfolio for all your data center needs, all delivered on-premise in a public, private, or hybrid cloud, or as a fully outsourced service.
Posted: 09 Mar 2015 | Premiered: 09 Jul 2014

Dimension Data

Computer Weekly – 10 March 2015: A world of mobile possibilities
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we report from Mobile World Congress, the world's biggest mobility event, on the latest innovations in mobile technology. Is the outsourcing industry set to cut thousands of jobs because of increasing IT automation? And we take an in-depth look at Google Container Engine. Read the issue now.
Posted: 06 Mar 2015 | Published: 06 Mar 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

The MPS opportunity for SMBs
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: Analysts Louella Fernandes and Clive Longbottom examine the need for Managed Print Services (MPS) and how SMBs are faring as they embark on their MPS journey.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

European Channel MPS Priorities
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: Analysts Louella Fernandes and Clive Longbottom examine MPS adoption amongst resellers in Europe, based on original Quocirca research, and discusses the challenges faced as they embark on their MPS journey.
Posted: 10 Oct 2014 | Published: 10 Oct 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Optimize App Development and Testing with Off-Premises Environments
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This helpful white paper examines a new managed virtualization service that can extend your development and testing environment to more efficient outsourced infrastructures without sacrificing IT control.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 18 Jul 2014

Rackspace

Rethinking People Costs in Enterprise IT
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper outlines a new way to assess IT hiring and compensation, as well as a new options for making central IT a driver of enterprise growth.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 11 Aug 2014

Rackspace

What CISOs Need to Know About Cloud Computing
sponsored by CloudPassage
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative resource to identify the key differences between cloud computing and traditional infrastructure for security professionals. Find out where to focus security efforts and how the cloud provides opportunities for security improvement.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 06 Jan 2014

CloudPassage

Should You Outsource Infrastructure?
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: In this informative guide, gain the knowledge you need to make a detail, informed assessment of the financial side of the outsourcing decision.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 07 Aug 2014

Rackspace

CW Special Report on IBM
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
IT BRIEFING: This special 12-page report from Computer Weekly analyses the challenges facing IBM, its financial performance, the services it offers, its place in the IT market and its future strategy..
Posted: 15 Aug 2014 | Published: 15 Aug 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

The Hidden Costs of Shared and Multi-Tenant Hosting
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel
WHITE PAPER: When is dedicated hosting right for your business?
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel

Hold on Loosely: Data Center Outsourcing in the Modern Age
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EBOOK: Access this expert resource to learn more about the potential benefits of data center outsourcing. You'll get insight into the benefits and limitations of outsourcing as well as ideas as to where it makes sense to outsource. Read on to also identify the areas that should be kept in-house and more.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

SearchDataCenter.com

Build vs. Buy: 9 Ways To Cut Costs By Outsourcing Your Data Center
sponsored by Iron Mountain
JOURNAL ARTICLE: Read on to discover nine of the top areas where your organization can cut costs by outsourcing your data center.
Posted: 22 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Iron Mountain

Strategically Sourcing IT Infrastructure: Dealing with the Data Center
sponsored by Digital Realty
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the key research findings of a survey about the motivations and priorities of data center investment. Learn about the best ways to strategically source your IT infrastructure and how to make the right decisions for your organization about data center investment.
Posted: 10 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Digital Realty

Computer Weekly – 24 June 2014: Betting on World Cup success
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we talk to gambling site Betfair about the IT challenges of preparing for the football World Cup. We examine the strategy of cloud software pioneer Salesforce.com as it grows its role in the IT department. And we explain erasure coding – an emerging method for protecting storage hardware. Read the issue now.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

ComputerWeekly.com
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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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