Tag: total cost of ownership

Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud: A SMAC in the Face for Industrial-Age Business Models

Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud: A SMAC in the Face for Industrial-Age Business Models

It’s no secret that our mobile devices and social networks are rapidly transforming our relationships with people and data. Analytics have driven customer intimacy to previously impossible levels; the cloud has irrevocably changed the way we store and share information. A report from Forrester Research declares that by 2016, we will have 10 billion mobile […]

Defining, Maximizing and Measuring IT’s Business Value | Article

Defining, Maximizing and Measuring IT’s Business Value | Article

Wipro Voice: A Discussion with Deepak Jain, Senior Vice President and Head of TIS “You can see computers everywhere but in the productivity statistics.” — Robert Solow, Economist The CEO wants to know how to transform IT from a cost center to a game changer. The CIO wants to run IT like a business. The […]

Systems In Motion – Domestic Outsourcing | Service Provider

Systems In Motion – Domestic Outsourcing | Service Provider

Systems In Motion offers business solutions and technology outsourcing services in a unique ‘onshore’ service delivery model. Our delivery model combines onshore delivery centers in US mid-west locations, tightly coupled consulting & delivery expertise, and agile development processes. This ensures efficient, collaborative development and management of technology that is tightly integrated with your internal business […]

Ten Pitfalls in Outsourcing Transitions | Article

Ten Pitfalls in Outsourcing Transitions | Article

There’s no shortage of methodologies and advisories on best practices and risk mitigation strategies for the transition phase of outsourcing relationships. Even so, many buyers encounter situations they didn’t foresee when structuring their arrangement, which cause costs to rise and delay time to value. Outsourcing Center studied these types of situations by surveying companies nominated […]

Cloud Computing: Hackett Study Identifies Emerging Best Practices and Experiences of Early Adopters | White Paper

Cloud Computing: Hackett Study Identifies Emerging Best Practices and Experiences of Early Adopters | White Paper

The Hackett Group recently conducted a study to understand what companies are doing in the area of cloud computing, where the greatest areas of opportunity and risk are, and early lessons learned that may make adoption easier and more successful for those still on the sidelines. Study findings are segmented into two groups of participants […]

Decision-Making Insights for Companies Outsourcing HR Functions | Article

Decision-Making Insights for Companies Outsourcing HR Functions | Article

HR outsourcing went through a shake-out over the past two years due to the continual issues around scope and other challenges that buyers and service providers encountered over the past decade. The dust has settled from the revamping efforts, but there are new challenges on the horizon. Here’s what your company needs to know for […]

HP Helps Companies Manage Their Applications Portfolio to Align Cost with Strategic Value | Article

HP Helps Companies Manage Their Applications Portfolio to Align Cost with Strategic Value | Article

How does an enterprise move IT money from support and maintenance, which can devour up to 80 percent of its IT budget, to innovation? HP has found a way. “We’ve developed a different way to look at the applications in a corporation’s portfolio. The goal is to align the applications to the business’s overall strategy […]

How Outsourcing Service Providers Enable Business Growth through IT Infrastructure Transformation | Article

How Outsourcing Service Providers Enable Business Growth through IT Infrastructure Transformation | Article

Wipro Voice: A conversation with Deepak Jain, Senior Vice President and Global Head, Technology Infrastructure Services, and Member, Wipro Council for Industry Research According to Deepak Jain, President and Global Head, Technology Infrastructure Services, now is the time enterprises that want to remain competitive should consider IT infrastructure transformation. Why now? “The CIO/CTO organizations have […]

How Outsourcing Transformed a Hotel Operator into a Services Company | Article

How Outsourcing Transformed a Hotel Operator into a Services Company | Article

When this outsourcing relationship started, Grupo Posadas was a hospitality provider in Latin America. Today, it has transformed itself into a services company with multiple revenue streams in a variety of vertical markets. Grupo Posadas formed four new companies based on the platform it created with Oracle On Demand.

Source to Pay 2.0 – drive best in class S2P performance | White Paper

Source to Pay 2.0 – drive best in class S2P performance | White Paper

Only a very small number of companies achieve elite status where their sourcing and procurement organization deliver the best possible performance – measured in total cost of ownership (TCO), working capital or availability of materials. Read how you can extract maximum value from virtually every aspect of the source-to-pay (S2P) process to join this group […]

Achieve Lowest Total Cost of Ownership with a Unified Global Delivery Model | White Paper

Achieve Lowest Total Cost of Ownership with a Unified Global Delivery Model | White Paper

Learn how you can find and maintain a competitive advantage beyond price by automating document-intensive business processes – such as invoice processing and procurement operations – on behalf of clients with demanding SLAs. Click here to download this white paper

Total Cost of Ownership: Analysis of a Global Service Desk | White Paper

Total Cost of Ownership: Analysis of a Global Service Desk | White Paper

Do you know what it really costs to operate your Service Desk? If your organization has not addressed Total Cost of Ownership, you are probably experiencing out-of-control cost increases and reduced service quality for end-user support. To best illustrate the process and results of evaluating your total cost of ownership and determining the optimal service […]