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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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A 'Future Proof' Hybrid Model and IT Client Management Complement ITSM
sponsored by FrontRange Solutions Inc.
ANALYST REPORT: This analyst report takes an inside look at the IT service management (ITSM) landscape and explores one vendor's ITSM and client management offerings. Inside, discover an analysis of ITSM strengths and weaknesses, the benefits of flexible ITSM deployment, and more.
Posted: 02 Jul 2013 | Published: 25 Apr 2013

FrontRange Solutions Inc.

Defining the Business Change Agenda  
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: Is business transformation really the key to success ? This research from analyst group Freeform Dynamics offers some answers.
Posted: 14 May 2013 | Published: 14 May 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

CW Special Report on CSC
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This 16-page report from Computer Weekly analyses the challenges facing CSC, its financial performance, the services it offers, its place in the IT market and its future strategy.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Published: 29 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

PCI compliance in the cloud: Can cloud service providers manage PCI?
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: Outsourcing credit card processing has emerged as a sensible solution for staying compliant with Payment Card Industry (PCI) demands, as well as a great way to cost-effectively cut down on risk.Read this expert guide to learn how outsourcing can help make life easier with a number of benefits.
Posted: 25 Apr 2013 | Published: 25 Apr 2013

SearchSecurity.com

ISG Outsourcing Index (EMEA)
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
IT BRIEFING: The ISG Outsourcing Index provides a quarterly review of the latest sourcing industry data and trends.
Posted: 22 Apr 2013 | Published: 22 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

CW Special Report on Cognizant
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This 7 page special report from Computer Weekly gives you the facts on Cognizant, its strategy, products and services and financial performance.
Posted: 21 Feb 2013 | Published: 21 Feb 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Maximising automation and the industrialisation of IT
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: This report from analysts Bob Tarzey and Clive Longbottom makes the case for automation in IT operations management.
Posted: 18 Feb 2013 | Published: 05 Dec 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Sandy Put Disaster Recovery to the Ultimate Test
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: When disaster strikes you want your disaster recovery (DR) partner to be in the trenches with you, battling to keep your systems running. This whitepaper covers how a disaster recovery provider kept its partners running during Hurricane Sandy.
Posted: 01 Feb 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2013

Datto, Inc.

Supplier Management: Five Simple Things Your Organization Can Do to Improve Supplier Performance
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: If you purchase goods and services from third parties to support your business processes, developing a solid supplier management strategy is crucial to your success. Access this paper to learn 7 features that make up an effective policy, how to use the ITIL to help during your program's creation, and much more.
Posted: 29 Jan 2013 | Published: 29 Jan 2013

Global Knowledge

The MSP Report Advantage
sponsored by N-able Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Discover why professional, standardized reports have emerged as a key success factor for many MSPs and IT services providers, helping prove relevance and demonstrate the value of service delivered to their clients. View now to learn how such reporting can help you gain the title of "Trusted Advisor."
Posted: 06 Dec 2012 | Published: 06 Dec 2012

N-able Technologies

CW Special report on Wipro
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This 5 page special report from Computer Weekly gives you the facts on Wipro, its strategy, products and services and financial performance.
Posted: 23 Nov 2012 | Published: 23 Nov 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Case Study: Tesco's £65 million data centre strategy to drive online growth
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
CASE STUDY: This Computer Weekly case study, packed with photographs and data, gives the inside story of Tesco's £65 million data centre strategy.
Posted: 21 Nov 2012 | Published: 21 Nov 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

How to Overcome Security Skills Deficiencies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester Research report explores how security leaders are confronting the challenges in recruiting and retaining technical security architects, specialists and staff, paying special attention to how managed security services providers (MSSPs) are critical to staying one step ahead of the security curve. View now to learn more!
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

IBM

Gartner IT Financial, Procurement & Asset Management Summit 2013
sponsored by Gartner
BROCHURE: This brochure outlines the Gartner IT Financial, Procurement & Asset Management Summit 2013, a conference that aims to help you destroy legacy costs and create value from new technologies and trends. View now to learn more!
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

Gartner

Gartner Outsourcing & Strategic Partnerships Summit 2013
sponsored by Gartner
BROCHURE: The Gartner Outsourcing & Strategic Partnerships Summit 2013 this September allows you to rethink your outsourcing strategies and discuss best practices with your peers to help you achieve the most from your outsourcing efforts.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

Gartner

Realizing integrated interconnected service chain
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to explore how multi-sourcing and the cloud are changing the role of IT, and how you can realize an integrated, dynamic service chain that benefits the whole enterprise.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2012

IBM

Cisco® ONE: The Value of Advanced Flow Control
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how utilizing the advanced flow control capability in Cisco Open Network Environment (ONE) can help you overcome the complex monitoring challenges you are facing today.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco® ONE: Traffic Visualization and Control
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores how Cisco ONE's traffic visualization and control capability can help service providers visualize traffic end-to-end across the network and respond to unpredictable network capacity demands quickly, easily, and efficiently.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc.

FAQ Guide on Endpoint Management
sponsored by CenterBeam
EGUIDE: This e-guide from SearchSecurity.com features an FAQ to help you understand the best methods of endpoint management and why cloud-based services should be considered a viable option.
Posted: 24 Jun 2013 | Published: 24 Jun 2013

CenterBeam

Cost-Saving Tips for Contact Centers
sponsored by Five9
EGUIDE: For service organizations looking to cut costs, the contact center is the go-to department, seeing as it often has high staffing counts within the company. Check out this expert e-guide to learn how you can effectively identify opportunities and decrease spending in your contact center, without sacrificing customer experience.
Posted: 10 May 2013 | Published: 10 May 2013

Five9

Computer Weekly – 19 March 2013: Delivering software development success
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we talk to IT leaders about successful software development, and how they combine the best of agile and waterfall methods. Drugs giant AstraZeneca talks about how it changed its outsourcing approach to eliminate past mistakes. And we look at a new social media bank that is shaking up the sector. Read the issue now.
Posted: 18 Mar 2013 | Published: 19 Mar 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

DC Hosting, Outsourcing And Colocation Strategies
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide presents selection criteria and opportunities in order to successfully evaluate and leverage data center outsourcing providers to ensure you're getting the highest level of service and benefits from your investment.
Posted: 01 Feb 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Cloud Costs and Management Considerations
sponsored by CSC
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide provides considerations you should keep in mind when moving to the cloud – especially when it comes to security and risk tolerance – and offers expert advice on how to foster cloud adoption in your enterprise.
Posted: 24 Jan 2013 | Published: 24 Jan 2013

CSC

CW Europe – January Edition
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: Find out what analysts are predicting for technology in Europe this year, including changes in budgets and how companies can reduce costs and improve sustainability.
Posted: 07 Jan 2013 | Published: 07 Jan 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

How MSPs Can Drive Success in the Current Market
sponsored by Kaseya
EGUIDE: This E-Guide from MicroScope.co.UK explains why leveraging the proper monitoring tool can make or break your business. In addition, discover why updating your services portfolio to include mobile management can help you drive business profits, gain customers, and increase efficiency.
Posted: 06 Dec 2012 | Published: 06 Dec 2012

Kaseya
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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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