Outsourcing Reports

Maximizing ERP Return on Investment with On-Demand Support Services
sponsored by itelligence, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The current economic environment challenges manufacturers seeking to capitalize on their enterprise resource planning (ERP) software: How can a company increase ERP functionality while reducing operating costs and even head counts? To achieve this difficult balance, many manufacturers have turned to on-demand ERP-support services.
Posted: 08 Mar 2010 | Published: 08 May 2009

itelligence, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: Virtual Private Cloud
sponsored by Surgient
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this transcript, cloud computing pioneer Randy Bias discusses virtual private clouds and how they work. Learn about general adoption policies for the virtual private cloud and why they are or are not being used today. Find out how this technology could develop in the future and how to enhance your cloud infrastructure.
Posted: 02 Feb 2010 | Published: 02 Feb 2010

Surgient

Information Security Magazine - December 2009 / January 2010: Basic Database Security
sponsored by Information Security Magazine
EZINE: This issue of information security magazine provides a step-by-step guide to securing database systems, explores the important factors in selecting a SaaS provider, presents a whole new approach to security management that has nothing to do with structure-driven policy architecture, and more.
Posted: 14 Dec 2009 | Published: 14 Dec 2009

Information Security Magazine

E-book: Key trends in SAP managed hosting environments - is your provider keeping pace?
sponsored by Freudenberg IT
EBOOK: In this e-book, learn more about key trends affecting SAP managed hosting environments. Find out how the emergence of cloud computing is impacting the managed hosting market. Learn more about virtualization and find out important considerations when assessing managed hosting providers.
Posted: 09 Dec 2009 | Published: 08 Dec 2009

Freudenberg IT

What are the challenges of backing up remote sites?
sponsored by 3X Systems
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This is a presentation transcript of the SearchStorage.com expert videocast on Remote Backup. Dave Raffo, Senior News Director at TechTarget’s storage sites, discusses remote backup with Curtis Preston, Executive Editor at TechTarget. The transcript will address the challenges of backing up remote sites.
Posted: 23 Oct 2009 | Published: 21 Oct 2009

3X Systems

eBook - Chapter 4: Pay-Per-Use in the Cloud – Cutting Infrastructure Costs
sponsored by TechTarget Cloud Computing
EBOOK: Buying Infrastructure as a Service is a mouth-watering prospect for CIOs and IT departments eager to drive down costs and speed up provisioning. But once IT is outsourced, keeping control of it is a major challenge.
Posted: 24 Sep 2009 | Published: 24 Sep 2009

TechTarget Cloud Computing

Allied Solutions Moves IP Telephony System to CDW Data Center
sponsored by CDW Corporation
CASE STUDY: As part of a larger outsourcing project, Allied Solutions decided to outsource their IP Telephony infrastructure to take advantage of the stability, security, and redundancy that a data center could offer. To achieve this goal, they turned to CDW’s Hosting and Managed Services solutions.
Posted: 08 Sep 2009 | Published: 01 Sep 2009

CDW Corporation

Tightening the Chain - Supply Chain Cost-Cutting Strategies
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Maintain operational efficiency while cutting supply chain costs with new approaches, technologies, and methodologies. Third party logistics providers, radio frequency identification rentals, and attribute-based demand planning can help you reduce supply chain costs and boost customer satisfaction.
Posted: 07 Aug 2009 | Published: 07 Aug 2009

SAP America, Inc.

SearchCIO.com eBook: Unlock Outsourcing Potential and Change
sponsored by TechTarget CIO
EBOOK: The key to unlocking outsourcing potential lies in targeting the right projects, choosing your suppliers wisely and then managing them with an eye on economic conditions at that global site. Here's a step-by-step plan for optimizing savings.
Posted: 04 May 2009 | Published: 04 May 2009

TechTarget CIO

Using Code Quality Metrics in Management of Outsourced Development and Maintenance
sponsored by McCabe Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides answers to basic questions relating to the management of outsourced development and maintenance. What is the metrics approach to managing sub-contractors? What is the quality of the code expected to be that has been developed by the sub-contractor? Read on for the answers to these and other important considerations.
Posted: 13 Mar 2009 | Published: 13 Mar 2009

McCabe Software, Inc.

Multi Process HR Outsourcing for Large US Retailer
sponsored by Wipro
WHITE PAPER: Learn from the success one of the largest U.S. retailers who implemented an integrated global HR outsourcing solution that combined process, technology, domain, and service delivery expertise.
Posted: 13 Jan 2009 | Published: 13 Jan 2009

Wipro

Managing Risk in Outsourced Manufacturing
sponsored by E2open
WHITE PAPER: This white paper looks at some of the management risks and challenges associated with outsourced manufacturing strategies and summarizes the proven ways used by companies that have successfully resolved or mitigated these risks.
Posted: 05 Dec 2008 | Published: 05 Dec 2008

E2open

Managing the Information That Drives the Enterprise STORAGE
sponsored by TechTarget Storage
EZINE: This magazine issue covers several topics, including industry salary trends, information about backups, storage consolidation tips, and data migration tips.
Posted: 14 Nov 2008 | Published: 14 Nov 2008

TechTarget Storage

Presentation Transcript: Selling the CIO on Business Services
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This transcript is a printable version of the video presented by enterprise expert Gary Audin which is designed to help service providers sell beyond connectivity.
Posted: 01 Oct 2008 | Published: 01 Oct 2008

Alcatel-Lucent

HRO Innovation: Building Blocks to Derive Full Value
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this report, BusinessWeek Research Services (BWRS) launched a research program to determine the views of C-level managers—at large companies on how to improve the value derived from human resources outsourcing.
Posted: 18 Sep 2008 | Published: 18 Sep 2008

SAP America, Inc.

Taming Transactional Email: Tips to Gain Control and Determine If Outsourcing Makes Sense
sponsored by Silverpop Systems Inc. an IBM Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews the key steps necessary to implement a transactional email marketing campaign. It also recommends methods to ease the pain of implementation while improving the results.
Posted: 08 Aug 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Silverpop Systems Inc. an IBM Company

Enable Project-Centric Manufacturing with Business Software
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Project-centric manufacturing business models that involve outsourcing and short product lifecycles expose manufacturers to a number of risks they were not vulnerable to previously.
Posted: 01 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2008

IFS

Pharma's New Worldview: Transforming R&D through Emerging Markets
sponsored by IBM Line of Business
WHITE PAPER: This paper addresses new market forces that are compelling them to consider a range of alternatives, including outsourcing and offshore opportunities.
Posted: 17 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Sep 2006

IBM Line of Business

The Outsourcing Decision for a Globally Integrated Enterprise: From Commodity Outsourcing to Value Creation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The ability to manage operations, expertise and resources more fluidly enables globally integrated enterprises to enter new markets and seize new business opportunities wherever they happen to arise.
Posted: 14 May 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2008

IBM

Seven IT Strategies to Help Survive the Downturn
sponsored by CompuCom Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The document describes the seven IT strategies worth taking a closer look at that can make a difference and have an impact.
Posted: 09 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

CompuCom Systems, Inc.

Safe, Realistic Test Data: The Case for RowGen
sponsored by Innovative Routines International, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: RowGen provides a cost-effective alternative to the practice of production data replication. This is accomplished by providing data content that requires no additional security measures.
Posted: 29 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Mar 2008

Innovative Routines International, Inc.

Pharma's New Worldview: Transforming R&D through Emerging Markets
sponsored by IBM Line of Business
WHITE PAPER: This paper addresses new market forces that are compelling them to consider a range of alternatives, including outsourcing and offshore opportunities.
Posted: 27 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Oct 2006

IBM Line of Business

Information Security Roles and Responsibilities Made Easy
sponsored by Information Shield, Inc.
SOFTWARE LISTING: Reducing the total cost of information security services by properly documented roles and responsibilities.
Posted: 14 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

All resources sponsored by Information Shield, Inc.

The Match Game: Is Offshoring a Fit for Your Help Desk Outsourcing Strategy?
sponsored by ABS Associates, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Let's examine the pros and cons of each as well as different situations where one or the other is the ideal match for your service desk strategy.
Posted: 13 Feb 2008 | Published: 13 Feb 2008

ABS Associates, Inc.

Financial Opportunities of Human Resources Outsourcing
sponsored by TriNet
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will explore the financial benefits from contracting with a PEO based on industry best practices.
Posted: 27 Dec 2007 | Published: 11 Apr 2007

All resources sponsored by TriNet