software outsourcing

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Sunday, July 03, 2005

Software Outsourcing

There is a huge political oppose in US about software outsourcing. Yet software outsourcing will continue and according to Gartner research firm, out of every four high technology jobs in developed countries like US, one will be outsourced to developing country like India by 2010. Although, china and Russia are emerging, India is yet undisputed leader in software outsourcing. Gartner also mentioned that, growth in offshore outsourcing to India is the biggest shift in Information technology field in the near term. Now a days, offshore outsourcing has became a part in strategy of business not just cost cutting mean. Global sourcing is becoming mainstream delivery model for businesses. Companies which are not considering software outsourcing are risking their share holder's advantage. Because cost saving is very high in offshore outsourcing.

Offshore outsourcing

Software Outsourcing is booming in US and now it is catching up in Europe also. In 2005 first quarter, Europe was ahead of US in software outsourcing due to the major deal of British telecom. With the increase of outsourcing from Europe and specifically from countries like UK and France, it is very clear that, companies are overcoming the cultural resistance.