Tag: how to manage multisourcing
Consider Olympic track stars. They each have different backgrounds, styles and countries of origin, but only one thing really matters in the end: the person who runs the fastest is the one who wins the gold medal. To get that competitive advantage, the athlete needs more than muscular legs and a good pair of running […]
The Pros and Cons of Single and Multiple IT Providers: Competitive Tension versus Accountability | Article
When considering sourcing alternatives for IT services, buyers must make a fundamental decision on structure. Do you want a single provider or multiple providers? Both have their pros and cons. Neither of the approaches is wrong. But each presents unique challenges, both in operations and in provider management. When IT outsourcing initially evolved, very few […]
Choosing an independent software testing company can improve quality and speed your time to market while reducing risks and costs. This paper will explore both the single-source and the multi-source approach to application development, highlighting the advantages and disadvantages of each, and conclude with why multi-sourcing is the optimal choice. Click here to download this […]
The biggest challenge with service provider governance is designing a good program that minimizes the increased workload of already-stretched resources. Linda Tuck Chapman shares how to design and deploy a governance program that focuses on service provider performance and risk management.