Category Archives: Sourcing Locations

Hello As-a-Service Economy, goodbye Outsourcing, Part I

As-a-Service

HfS defines the Eight Ideals of The As-a-Service Economy and the evolution from legacy outsourcing

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Why Hillary could be the biggest friend of offshore and nearshore outsourcing

The Uber Hater

The US is an increasingly unattractive place to do business. Let's not make it even worse

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Infosys, HCL, TCS, and Tech Mahindra make the first Engineering Services Winners Circle

Infosys, HCL, TCS, and Tech Mahindra make the first Engineering Services Winners Circle

HfS unveils the industry's first Blueprint into Engineering Services Outsourcing

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NASSCOM 2015: More MBA, less ABAP is the recipe for India's Digital success

NASSCOM 2015: More MBA, less ABAP is the recipe for India's Digital success

NASSCOM's Mumbai showpiece, India's premier Leadership Forum, exuded an energy not seen since the recession. Now it's time for India's service stars to grasp their Digital opportunity like never before

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Skill not Scale, Part II: Europe poses the biggest opportunity as As-a-Service models emerge

Skill not Scale, Part II: Europe poses the biggest opportunity as As-a-Service models emerge

There clearly is a need for more flexible labor in many European countries, and the ability to source skills "As-a-Service" from providers is becoming increasingly appealing

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The greatest nearshore location of all... Nova Scotia

The greatest nearshore location of all... Nova Scotia

Yes, I actually believe this is a great province to invest in the talent and resources and we'll shortly be able to share the news of a major new As-a-Service investment in the region from one of the Indian-heritage global service providers.

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Finally... the great Alsbridge Europe mystery unravelled

Finally... the great Alsbridge Europe mystery unravelled

Alsbridge CEO Chip Wagner talks to HfS about its new European growth strategy... and a few other things

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Shamelessly Shamus: Why Europe is positioned to leapfrog the United States

Shamelessly Shamus: Why Europe is positioned to leapfrog the United States

Did you hear the one about the Mamil (middle aged man in lycra), who got off his bike, donned a suit and tie and joined a Big 4 consulting firm to wax lyrical about sourcing strategy?

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Why offshoring is hotter than ever

Why offshoring is hotter than ever

Close to a third of enterprises are increasing the offshore component with their service providers, and a fifth with their own shared services

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Innovation starts at the... cube farm

Innovation starts at the... cube farm

A recent discussion with Accenture sparked the thinking at HfS with regards to how the introduction of new ideas and investments to the delivery center floor plays another important role in this transformation journey towards “progressive outsourcing”

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