While there are many types of outsourcing, in general it refers to contracting a business process or function previously performed in-house to an outside entity. Research coverage includes application outsourcing, data center outsourcing, and hosting and managed services.


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    Report: Cloud Powers The New Connected Economy

    No longer a tactical solution, cloud is a strategic enabler of connected economies. Technology leaders will orchestrate cloud ecosystems, connecting employees, customers, partners, vendors, and ...

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    Report: Quick Take: HPE Spins Its Services Unit To CSC

    In a move that caught industry observers by surprise, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced plans to spin off its Enterprise Services unit and merge it with CSC to form a new, independent e...

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    Report: Brief: China's Clouds Come To Europe

    Already well-established in their home market, Alibaba and Huawei are bringing competing public cloud solutions to Europe in 2016. One will launch under its own brand, while the other has chosen...

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    Report: Vendor Landscape: Hybrid Cloud Management Solutions Of Major Service Providers, Q2 2016

    Service providers are relying more upon software assets and intellectual property (IP) when carrying out client engagements. This is certainly true with hybrid cloud management: Providers are bu...

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  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: The ROI Of SaaS

    Software-as-a-service (SaaS) is fast becoming a viable alternative for enterprise software across every business process category. But application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals m...

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