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Monday, February 12, 2007

Economic benefits of Offshore Software Outsourcing

The trend of economically benefiting from the business of offshore software outsourcing is followed worldwide. Definition of this business is “Local company moves the business of software development services to an overseas country”. While the cost of the development services at local level is very high, in an overseas country it’s available at low cost with high quality. Due to this great benefit of Outsourcing, many countries are establishing themselves in this business. Due to profitability of the outsourcing business many small countries such as Japan, Philippines are getting the top position in economic well-being in the world. Some countries are also becoming the “Center of the attraction” of the globe because of the IT Business.

India is one of these countries and is becoming a hot destination for the offshore software outsourcing. India will continue to support Information Technology, taking the most advantage from the business of application development outsourcing services. Thus, IT business plays a major role in uplifting the economy of India. This boom in the software industries has been generated due to a number of factors such as low cost of development services, reduction in the price of international calls, large number of skilled IT engineers produced by the Indian universities, evolution of broadband and many internet service providers entering the market such as Airtel, Reliance and Iquara. The Indian government company BSNL also provides the internet service at a very low cost.

The IT business is also beneficial to the U.K, U.S.A, Russia and many other countries. It permits to stay competitive for good deal at no investment in set-up. At the universal level, IT service is a boon for the companies to stay competitive. Overseas companies from U.K have been investing giant amount in research and development to understand the methodologies which are selected by different vendors. Many companies are giving training to various potential people and then they are hiring them with good salary scale, incentives and keeping them in company payrolls. They are also giving these potential people a chance to improve their abilities. Some multinational companies are hiring many IT graduates so they don’t require any training to communicate with the overseas clients about the Information Technology data. Thus, the client does not have any hassles in task completion.

The most important thing in Offshore Software Outsourcing is to build strong relationship with the outsourcing staff and make them a part of the team so they can better understand the business and achieve success in project development services. Software development service should be on free deal agreement. This factor is helpful in exploring the possibility for collaboration of clients and  the Indian outsourcing partner. This very factor would be beneficial for future partnership between two nations and it will affect the ultimate economic benefit directly or indirectly. Thus, offshore software outsourcing is increasing the economic status of India as well as profitability of the outsourcing countries.