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The Resource Offshoring IT : the good, the bad, and the ugly, Bill Blunden

Offshoring IT : the good, the bad, and the ugly, Bill Blunden

Label
Offshoring IT : the good, the bad, and the ugly
Title
Offshoring IT
Title remainder
the good, the bad, and the ugly
Statement of responsibility
Bill Blunden
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blunden, Bill
Dewey number
004/.068/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD30.2
LC item number
.B58 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Information technology
  • Contracting out
  • ICT
  • Commerciële dienstverlening
  • Uitbesteding van werk
  • Buitenland
  • 7.150
Target audience
adult
Label
Offshoring IT : the good, the bad, and the ugly, Bill Blunden
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0419/2004014679.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Setting the stage -- Labor and capital -- Outsourcing -- Noncitizen students in the U.S. -- The cost of education in the U.S. -- Offshoring and manufacturing -- The software industry matures -- Third-World development -- The bottom line ($$$) -- 2. Measuring the trend -- Scarcity of data -- What's going offshore? -- Who's going offshore? -- Who's helping companies go offshore -- Companies based offshore -- Looking ahead : various studies, and a word of warning -- 3. The offshoring obstacle course -- Deciding what to outsource -- Well-defined scope -- Start with small victories -- Choosing to go offshore -- Choosing a location -- Alternative offshore destinations -- Service provider vs. dedicated facilities -- Service provider requirements -- Accountability and service-level agreements -- Using a multihomed approach -- Quality control -- Lost in translation -- Intellectual property -- General security concerns -- National security -- Closing remarks -- 4. Arguments in favor of offshoring -- How companies benefit -- Job losses are no big deal -- The job ladder -- The labor shortage -- The free market -- 5. Arguments against offshoring -- Manufactured consent -- Cost savings aren't everything -- The myth of the job ladder -- Job losses are a big deal -- The myth of the labor shortage -- The myth of the free market -- The fundamental issue -- End game -- What can I possibly do?
Control code
599819
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 138 pages
Isbn
9781590593967
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004014679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781590593967
Label
Offshoring IT : the good, the bad, and the ugly, Bill Blunden
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0419/2004014679.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Setting the stage -- Labor and capital -- Outsourcing -- Noncitizen students in the U.S. -- The cost of education in the U.S. -- Offshoring and manufacturing -- The software industry matures -- Third-World development -- The bottom line ($$$) -- 2. Measuring the trend -- Scarcity of data -- What's going offshore? -- Who's going offshore? -- Who's helping companies go offshore -- Companies based offshore -- Looking ahead : various studies, and a word of warning -- 3. The offshoring obstacle course -- Deciding what to outsource -- Well-defined scope -- Start with small victories -- Choosing to go offshore -- Choosing a location -- Alternative offshore destinations -- Service provider vs. dedicated facilities -- Service provider requirements -- Accountability and service-level agreements -- Using a multihomed approach -- Quality control -- Lost in translation -- Intellectual property -- General security concerns -- National security -- Closing remarks -- 4. Arguments in favor of offshoring -- How companies benefit -- Job losses are no big deal -- The job ladder -- The labor shortage -- The free market -- 5. Arguments against offshoring -- Manufactured consent -- Cost savings aren't everything -- The myth of the job ladder -- Job losses are a big deal -- The myth of the labor shortage -- The myth of the free market -- The fundamental issue -- End game -- What can I possibly do?
Control code
599819
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 138 pages
Isbn
9781590593967
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004014679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781590593967

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