Tag: currency fluctuation
Currency exchange rates can confound buyers as they seek savings from Outsourcing. As the rupee continues to be weak against the U.S. dollar this year, the issues of how foreign exchange rates impact offshore outsourcing arrangements has again come to the fore. Will the rupee continue to be weak or will macro economic events cause […]
Why do some buyers decide to renew their outsourcing contracts early before the term expires? Outsourcing Center studied 92 relationships to identify the drivers for early renewals. The study also revealed top qualities of providers appreciated by buyers in early-renewal deals.
We spoke with industry experts to get their insights on mitigating outsourcing risks in 2008 and also looked at how buyers and suppliers are their own worst enemies when it comes to creating risks.
An executive of Business Engine, a software applications development firm, shares three secrets to successful software development using an Indian provider.
The European Theater is primed and ready for growth in Information Technology (IT) outsourcing. Total European IT outsourcing is estimated at around $15 billion in 1997, and with firms fueled by the need to concentrate on their core competencies, that figure is expected to rise to around $27 billion in 2001.