EDI Outsourcing Helps Eagle Family Foods Focus on Internal Business

When food manufacturer Eagle Family Foods, Inc., best known for its Eagle Brand Sweetened Condensed Milk, was formed in 1998, it needed to implement its business on PeopleSoft ERP software. In order to...
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Automotive Design Offshoring to India

The intense competitive pressures in the automobile industry, especially in the US and Europe, have created a set of enabling factors, or drivers that are forcing OEMs and ancillaries to explore outsourcing...
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New Book Out on IT Security Outsourcing

A new book is out that sounds worth reading. It's titled, Outsourcing Information Security by C. Warren Axelrod. I don't have my hands on it yet, but you can read a review of it on Slashdot here.The reviewer...
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Manager of Application Development in Buena Park, CA

AdvectA is seeking a Manager of Application Development to facilitate the development process. Will manage internal staff and outsourcing teams, leading an enterprise software team, using formal management...
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Identifying the Strategic Value of the Work You Provide

When users (the clients) see the deliverables of an internal function as a commodity, rather than as a core competence of the company, it’s understandable that they think in terms of simple comparisons...
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Functional Outsourcing

Pacific Partners Management Services (PPMSI), a Foster City, CA-based company, was actually formed when its parent, the Santa Clara County Individual Practice Association (SCCIPA), decided to stop outsourcing...
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Culture Matters: Soft Components Key To Outsourcing Success

Over the past several years, I’ve attended numerous conferences on offshore outsourcing. The presentations have tended to focus mostly on the “hard” components of establishing profitable...
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Managing the Risks When Outsourcing Offshore

Increasing numbers of businesses are choosing to outsource their development overseas, for either smaller, defined projects or through a long-term outsourcing partnership model. The main reasons cited...
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Wresting Control of Priorities from the Internal IT Team

Why don’t internal service providers give clients the same degree of control over their purchase decisions as service providers do? When buying outside, you decide what you want and when you want...
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