Tag: data center

Top 9 Innovation Trends in Outsourcing for 2015

Top 9 Innovation Trends in Outsourcing for 2015

Robotics, Analytics or Multi-channel enagagement? This report explores the innovative practices businesses are implementing in their outsourcing agreements. It is based on 100 in-depth interviews with senior outsourcing buyers. More than four fifths (83%) of buyers say they have experienced innovation in their outsourcing relationships Nine in ten (92%) say their outsourcing partners want to […]

Is Your Maintenance & Support Approach Making Your IT Sick?

Is Your Maintenance & Support Approach Making Your IT Sick?

Rx for World Class Support: A Dose of Prediction Leads to Problem Prevention I just returned from a fantastic week on Italy’s Amalfi Coast to celebrate my mother’s birthday!  A trip that we’d talked about for years, planned last minute in April and started to regret in May. How could anyone regret a trip to […]

Storage Solutions Go from Deadly Dull to Dynamic (No Kidding)

Storage Solutions Go from Deadly Dull to Dynamic (No Kidding)

It’s hard to look at what’s happened to enterprise technology over the past few years and not feel a bit of an adrenaline rush. Cloud computing, mobility and data analytics are pretty sexy stuff—full of excitement, packed with benefits and changing the way we do darn near everything. While this triad of technological wonderment has […]

Cloud Sourcing Drives Innovation, Increases Efficiency and Reduces Cost | Article

Cloud Sourcing Drives Innovation, Increases Efficiency and Reduces Cost | Article

2013 Outsourcing Excellence Awards Winner BEST CLOUD: Take Two Interactive and Oracle “Oracle actually spends time understanding our business and our needs. They really listen, which means they bring things to the table that are meaningful to us.” John Hinkle, Chief Information Officer, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. When Take-Two Interactive Software’s ERP system could no […]

ITO Infrastructure: Headaches and Hot Buttons | Article

ITO Infrastructure: Headaches and Hot Buttons | Article

When asked about current ITO infrastructure challenges, industry experts opened the floodgates, revealing that they’ve been inundated by a tsunami of customer demands for 24/7 IT infrastructure speed and agility. “The consumer market and increased awareness of sourcing have triggered the expectation of 100 percent availability of infrastructure services, as well as uniform speed,” remarks […]

Fabric Data Centers: The End of Complex, Expensive and Inefficient Infrastructure | Article

Fabric Data Centers: The End of Complex, Expensive and Inefficient Infrastructure | Article

What’s new in the data center? Last year, the buzz was around “fabric data centers” as organizations began to worry about costs. Did it make sense to have dedicated and expensive network, computing and storage resources around applications even if the IT infrastructure was outsourced? Could IT infrastructure costs be brought down? CIOs were under […]

What is the Best Way to Benchmark your Data Center and Network Services? | Article

What is the Best Way to Benchmark your Data Center and Network Services? | Article

Data center and network services buyers: What is the best way to benchmark the price of your services? This is not an existential question. Of course you want to make sure you are not paying above market price only two years into your contract. Surprisingly, research has found invoking the contract’s benchmark clause is not […]

How Outsourcing Helped “Save” Detroit | Article

How Outsourcing Helped “Save” Detroit | Article

In polarized, political America, many people believe outsourcing and offshoring are a big reason why unemployment remains stubbornly high. But the truth is outsourcing is also helping America survive and thrive. Did you know one of America’s fastest growing companies is an outsourcing service provider in metro Detroit? Secure-24 Inc., a provider of managed IT […]

Data Center Economics: Analyzing Challenges and Opportunities | White Paper

Data Center Economics: Analyzing Challenges and Opportunities | White Paper

Data continues to proliferate across all industries, making it necessary for organizations of all types to optimize their data center operations and develop data center management strategies in order to operate efficiently, remain competitive and successfully leverage their data. Read this white paper to learn how and why today’s organizations are currently approaching data center […]

3i Infotech – Global Information Technology Service Provider | Service Provider

3i Infotech – Global Information Technology Service Provider | Service Provider

3i Infotech is a global Information technology company with a broad range of solutions. In 1999 we started off with just two offerings: application development & maintenance and IT infrastructure services. In addition, there was a team handling the back-office transaction processing work for the ICICI Bank, a NYSE-listed organization. We have expanded our portfolio […]

Allied Digital Services, LLC – Think Beyond Boundaries | Service Provider

Allied Digital Services, LLC – Think Beyond Boundaries | Service Provider

Allied Digital Services (Allied) is a global IT services and solutions company that partners with customers to make IT an enabler of positive change in the organization. We accomplish this by providing end-to-end IT solutions for customers across multiple industries and geographies. With over two decades of proven experience in technology and enterprise IT infrastructure, […]

Forces of Change Shaping Outsourcing Solutions | Article

Forces of Change Shaping Outsourcing Solutions | Article

Like a pre-storm sky, a look at the investments outsourcing service providers are currently undertaking presents evidence of tremendous change over the next five years. They’re mapping out a new course, and buyers of outsourcing services need to understand where providers are headed so they can make informed decisions. Outsourcing Center asked 12 leading ITO […]

Latisys – Meeting Clients’ Infrastructure Challenges | Service Provider

Latisys – Meeting Clients’ Infrastructure Challenges | Service Provider

Latisys was founded in June, 2007 as Managed Data Holdings LLC (MDH), in conjunction with two high-quality private equity investors: Great Hill Partners and Catalyst Investors. Strategically, Latisys is aimed at the operation of enterprise-class data centers across Tier I and Tier II markets in the United States to meet the increasing demand for managed […]

Neusoft – Beyond Technology | Service Provider

Neusoft – Beyond Technology | Service Provider

Neusoft is the largest IT solutions and services provider in China and your premier BPO partner in China. To date, Neusoft has set up six software bases, eight regional headquarters, and a comprehensive marketing and service network in over 40 cities across China. In the global marketplace, we have also incorporated subsidiaries in the United […]

Optimize your infrastructure and empower your enterprise | White Paper

Optimize your infrastructure and empower your enterprise | White Paper

The 2010 Gartner CIO Survey revealed that CIOs are looking for both additional savings and ways to enable productivity improvements for the business. However, many CIOs will need to make step-changes to optimize the enterprise. This white paper proposes six options for IT optimization. Each option is presented in light of current economic conditions and […]

How Outsourcing Helped a New Company Deal with a Major Challenge | Article

How Outsourcing Helped a New Company Deal with a Major Challenge | Article

Talecris was a spin-out. The new company had a drop-dead date to separate its IT systems from its parent. This was a complex challenge with much risk. Three weeks after the cut-off date, Talecris faced a business challenge that easily could have put it out of business. Together the partners weathered the storm.