Tag: Toyota

How Wipro Translated Toyota’s Lean Principles to IT Outsourcing | Article

How Wipro Translated Toyota’s Lean Principles to IT Outsourcing | Article

Lean principles, exemplified by the Toyota Production System (TPS), have become a much-copied methodology in the operations community. But can you translate TPS principles geared to the shop floor to IT outsourcing? Wipro and an academic team headed by Bradley Staats at the University of North Carolina decided to find out. Here’s what they did.

Keane’s Application Outsourcing Keeps Toyota Motor Sales Running Smoothly | Article

Keane’s Application Outsourcing Keeps Toyota Motor Sales Running Smoothly | Article

Toyota Motor Sales realized it was time to upgrade its IT systems. Outsourcing saved money and created greater efficiencies because the auto maker was able to use its existing (and expensive) talent more effectively.

Manufacturing the Future | Article

Manufacturing the Future | Article

Manufacturers are increasingly willing to spend money on outsourcing to save money. Old skill sets are disappearing, making the cost of finding the right talent a primary driver in choosing outsourcing.