Offshore Outsourcing to India


What is offshore outsourcing?

What is offshoring? Offshoring is a type of outsourcing. Offshoring simply means having the outsourced business functions done in another country. Frequently, work is offshored in order to reduce labor expenses. Other times, the reasons for offshoring are strategic — to enter new markets, to tap talent currently unavailable domestically or to overcome regulations that prevent specific activities domestically. India has emerged as the dominant player in offshoring, particularly in software work.

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How To Outsource to India

Offshore Outsourcing Models

Crawl, Walk, Run Strategy Leads to Success in Offshore Outsourcing

How To Make Your India Site Visits More Effective

How To Reduce Offshore Hidden Costs

How To Set Up an Offshore Development Center in India

Fine-tuning the Offshoring Model

Offshore R&D Center of Excellence: Myth or Reality

The Biggest Staffing Mistake Companies Make When They Enter Developing Countries

Strategy Based on Price Never Wins

Hybrid Outsourcing Model Reduces Offshore Management Headaches for Encyclopaedia Britannica

Hybrid Model: Domestic Management and Offshore Operations

Dealing with Data Theft and Misuse when Offshoring to India

Optimizing Your India Captive Center Company

What We’ve Learned about Working with Lawyers in India


Trends and Research on Outsourcing to India

Everest Research: Trends in Offshoring

McKinsey: India IT and BPO Business To Grow 25% Annually Through 2010

India-based Attrition Rates as High as 60%

The Size of the Offshoring Market

Tier 3 cities: The next battleground for talent

The Drive Behind US and India Outsourcing Acquisitions


Software Outsourcing in India

The Developer-to-Developer Model in Software Offshore Outsourcing

One Programmer's Encounter with Outsourcing

Tighten Up Your Partnership: The Costco/US Tech Approach

How To Hire Best-of-Breed Programmers for Your Project

Gaming Goes Global

The New Game in Town: Game Offshoring to India 

Cross Cultural Training, Working with Indians, Working with Americans

Working with India: What To Know before You Go

6 Tips for Improving the Cross-Cultural Competency of Offshore Teams

Cultural vs. Operational Issues in Offshoring

Change Management and How It Can Help

Indians Love Their Job Titles!

5 Challenges India Offshore Teams Face in Working with Americans

Never Say, No!

The Basics of Communicating with Your India Team

Webcast: Working with India: What To Know before You Go


BPO, Business Process Outsourcing in India

Reducing Operational Risk in Business Process Outsourcing

Knowledge Process Outsourcing: The Big Game

Why India’s BPO Industry is Such a BIG Deal

Cyberabad – The BPO capital of the World

The Business Value Chasm in BPO

Karvy Global Services Applies Its Thinking to BPO and KPO

Pharmaceutical Outsourcing Landscape in India

Healthcare Outsourcing to India

Automotive Design Offshoring to India

Legal Process Outsourcing of First Level Document Review

How an Immigration Law Firm Is Outsourcing Back Office Processes


Companies in India

Intel Pumps Up India Investments

Dell to Expand Operations in India

Apple Tunes Out Bangalore

Google Uses Contest To Attract Writers in India

Microsoft and JP Morgan Share Expansion Plans for India

Infosys Is in the Learning Business Too

GE Spin-off Pulls Rug Out from Competitors; Signs Wachovia as Client

Details from GM's IT Outsourcing Awards


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