I was sent a press release this week about a survey that shows an increasing desire for IT professionals to reduce their working weeks to four days in exchange for less money.
I wrote a little news story about it
A colleague sent me an article written by IDC analyst Douglas Hayward about BT Global Services.
The IT outsourcing arm of BT has had a pretty bad time recently. In 2009 it lost £1.2bn due to cost
When I started working as a journalist in the IT sector IBM was always used as the bellwether for IT spending. If its results were bad it usually meant businesses weren't spending on IT. If the results were good it usually meant businesses were spending.
But times have changed,...
Reports are doing the rounds today about how Orange is transferring 40 call centre jobs from Darlington in County Durham to Manila in the Philippines.
Apparently if staff transfer to Manila they will get the same pay and benefits as local workers. This is less than £200 per month with...
Now that Equaterra has been integrated with KPMG it is an appropriate time to look a bit more closely.
So what does the acquisition mean to businesses buying sourcing advice from the KPMG/Equaterra. Who better to ask than KPMG's very own Lee Ayling?
Lee was Equaterra's European...
I interviewed, BG Srinivas, the European head at Indian IT services firm Infosys last week. We were discussing the company's latest financial results.
Today is a sad day at Computer Weekly because it is the last ever press day for Computer Weekly in print.
The magazine has been going for 45 years and although it will continue online and in its digital format, the first ever weekly IT magazine in the world will no longer be in...
Banks are big spenders when it comes to IT outsourcing and big banks have large ecosystems of service providers.
If the changes to the banking sector proposed by the Independent...
I recently blogged about reasons why the government might not want to limit the use of Intra Company Transfers (ICTs). As I do a lot of blog posts and receive a lot of reaction about the
Can it be true that overseas companies, including those in India, are demanding UK IT workers in increasing numbers?
Back in October I wrote