Category Archives: Outsourcing Heros

Professor Atwood saddles up to the ITO podium

Professor Atwood saddles up to the ITO podium

Industry veteran Mike Atwood joins Horses' as Expert Contributor for IT Outsourcing strategies.

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Busting the innovation myth

Busting the innovation myth

“Innovation” has been amongst the most used—and overused—buzzwords in outsourcing for the last three or so years. Until clients and providers can have an honest conversation about what it takes to innovate, and what to do with the results, I don’t think it will ever happen. I’ll stop short of saying it’s impossible, but entire galaxies of stars will have to line up. Read on to understand why...

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Buy some innovation right here... just talk to Bob

Bob Cecil

Eradicating the Innovation Dearth in Business Process Outsourcing: Practical Advice on how to Achieve it. A discussion between Phil Fersht and Bob Cecil.

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Are you ready... for H Day?

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The Atwood Files: Adam Smith got it right!

Adam Smith

Over 350 years ago he observed and defined the concept of markets, specialization of labor, demand, all of it. As capitalism grew we saw these concepts first in the industrial revolution. Entrepreneurs saw that they could manufacture goods, weave cloth, and generally produce things by breaking a job down into parts and then using their capital to create machines that produced regular, repeatable pieces in large quantities with smaller and smaller amounts of labor.

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Vot happens now?

An hilarious parody of the Magic Quadrant

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Want to know about global sourcing? Then we'll lend you Anand...

Anand Ramesh

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Searching for the cloud? Then look to the Highlands...

Trainspotting

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Adieu to a research legend

Bruce Richardson

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Getting even more Ruest... Part Dieu

Ruest

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