It’s like this: the Government said it planned to liberalise and expand the range of companies to which it outsourced several core services. And…it hasn’t, at least not according to a report in the Financial Times. Home grown companies still have the lion’s share by a long chalk, it seems.…news | 20.11.2014
There’s a new IT outsourcing group in the UK – Eastern European IT support group Soitron has set up here to work with clients such as AT&T, HP and Vodafone. The company is a specialist in technology with centres in Slovakia, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Turkey and Romania. Soitron will is…news | 20.11.2014
Brokers are suggesting people avoid buying shares in Mitie and it’s mostly because it is an outsourcing company. For once we have to agree with someone being negative about the industry (please note this article is being written by a journalist rather than a financial advisor, though; this is not,…news | 19.11.2014
If it’s still true that nobody ever got fired for buying IBM, the staff of airline Lufthansa must be sitting pretty as they’ve just awarded the IT giant a €1bn contract to handle all of its computing requirements, according to a report on Reuters. Lufthansa is looking primarily to cut…news | 19.11.2014
Never mind the scuttlebutt and pressure from a number of shareholders to get rid of it (according to the Daily Telegraph at least) – British Telecom is not going to be offloading its Global Services arm anytime soon. There had been reports that the telecoms giant was in talks to…news | 18.11.2014
Could Benefits Research Survey 2014
The Outsourcing Unit at the London School of Economics and Political Science is undertaking major research into cloud computing through means of this large-scale survey. We aim to produce objective research into the best and emerging practices for achieving real business value from cloud computing. Our larger three year cloud research…
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Congratulations on a great first edition of Professional Outsourcing magazine. Really informative features and strong editorial - well done!