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   Monday June 22, 2009 | Spotlight on Outsourcing |Vol.2 Issue 5
Buyers Are Demanding More from Their Outsourced IT Application Providers—Are You?

TEC statistics show that the market for outsourced software applications is becoming steadily more sophisticated and demanding. Are you following the trend—as your competitors undoubtedly are—and asking for more expertise and experience from your outsourcing application software provider(s)? In today's feature blog post see how we chart buyers' rising expectations in the areas of system and application development, and domain and technology expertise.

Does it make sense to outsource all your IT application projects to the same country? Today's second feature blog post compares spreading around your IT application projects to developing a mixed investment portfolio—you have to balance the rewards with potential risks.

While outsourcing has become a highly successful strategy for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), there are still plenty of ways to go wrong. Today's feature white paper looks at seven common pitfalls to avoid when outsourcing manufacturing processes.

Read the blog post: Application Software Outsourcing: Buyers Are Seeking More Expertise from Providers

Read the blog post: Is One Country Good Enough to Handle Your Outsourcing Business?

Read the white paper: Manufacturing Outsourcing: 7 Common Pitfalls to Avoid

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Feature White Papers
SAP Business Intelligence: Actionable Insights for Business Decision Makers
Qualys Web Application Security: How to Minimize Prevalent Risk of Attacks
HighJump Software The Five Sure-fire Strategies for Gaining Management Approval for WMS Projects
Infor Case Study: Quality Bicycle Products (Case Study)
WebHostingUnleashed Buyer's Guide: Managed Hosting Services
Sterling Commerce, an AT&T company B2B E-business in the Supply Chain: New Services and Technologies Require Companies to Reevaluate Their Strategies (Case Study)
APC by Schneider Electric 10 Errors to Avoid When Commissioning a Data Center
Inovis The Pursuit of the Perfect Order: Implementing a Multi-enterprise Business Process Platform
Market News

ERP Solution Provider Deacom Wins Top Communicator Award

Wayne, PA -- The International Academy of the Visual Arts has honored Deacom, Inc., producer of an integrated accounting and enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution for food and beverage manufacturers, with an Award of Excellence in The 2009 Communicator Awards for its marketing campaign promoting the white paper "Integrated ERP for Food Manufacturing: A Strategic Weapon for a Competitive Environment."

Latest ERP Case Study  New!
Manufacturer Cuts ERP Selection Tme in Half

Latest Blog Post  New!
The Wizardry of BPM: Part 3

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