Is outsourcing just a sophisticated Ponzi scheme?

Without an evolution in thinking and contract negotiations, outsourcing runs the risk of resembling a sophisticated Ponzi scheme.


The advantages of hardware as a service are immense

Why outsourcing ownership of IT assets, specifically hardware, is the latest burgeoning trend that boils down to both common sense and good business sense.

Mar 18, 2021

Avoid ‘IT supervillain’ status with help from outsourcing

Unpacking the status of the ‘IT superhero’, who is trying to desperately navigate the end-user blame game, while ensuring the entire functionality of the company.

Sep 15, 2020

Managed services critical for the digital business

As companies increasingly adopt new tech, they need trusted partners to help them manage the complex hybrid environments that result from integrating these solutions.


Governance is the most powerful tool for optimising IT costs in the wake of COVID-19

Charl Ueckermann, CEO of AVeS Cyber Security, says governance is one of the most essential and powerful budgeting tools available to businesses.

Jul 5, 2019

Talksure expands internationally

The Durban-based independent financial services company hopes its international growth will help position it as a destination of choice for outsourcing.

Jun 21, 2019

Datacentrix scores R298m outsourcing deal with SANParks

The systems integrator awarded a five-year contract for the full outsource of SANParks’ network and infrastructure services.

Apr 25, 2018

Partnering with your outsourcing development services provider

With the challenges that often accompany projects, it is important for organisations to form a partnership with their outsourcing provider, advises Saratoga.

Feb 28, 2017

Outsourcing: a new era descends

Companies are looking for flexible contracts, reduced costs and the agility to adapt to new technology trends.

Jan 20, 2017

Devil in disguise or dream come true?

What is IT management as a service and why are there so many fears surrounding this solution?

Nov 30, 2016

ICT outsourcing landscape undergoing seismic shifts

South Africa's technology outsourcing market is in the midst of massive changes, as organisations accelerate the pace of their digitisation efforts.

Oct 4, 2016

MTN moves call centre outsourcing forward

The telecoms operator has chosen its preferred vendor for the outsourcing of some of its call centre facilities in SA.

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