Investigating Outsourcing:

December, 2013

December 20, 2013  10:30 AM

Indian IT industry at cross roads but what will 2014 bring? Predictions from Infosys.

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40

I blogged yesterday about how IT outsourcing has moved from being about cutting costs to more about adding business value. The Indian suppliers, who came to the table...

December 19, 2013  11:04 AM

Are IT service providers more competent than customers?

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40

It could easily be interpreted that IT outsourcing is all about cutting costs. If at the outset outsourcing something cost more than doing it in-house it would be a non-starter. Some outsourcing does end up costing more than in-house and this is usually a reason for a contract to be cancelled.

December 17, 2013  10:33 AM

Who said IT service providers don’t innovate? TCS is grabbing start-ups before they even start-up.

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40

I met up with TCS's global head of digital enterprise, Satya Ramaswamy, last week.
We spoke at length about what large enterprises are doing in the digital world and I will write up the interview in January.

But I thought I would blog about something that he said about TCS's...

December 5, 2013  8:47 AM

The state of IT outsourcing in 2013 and beyond

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40

It's that time of year again. A time to reflect and predict. I am always looking for guest blog posts for this blog so if you have any predictions for IT outsourcing next year, send them to me at
Here is a guest blog from ISG's head in Northern Europe, John...

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