IT Outsourcing Trends
Howard M. Lackow
While nothing prevents companies from bringing outsourced functions back in-house, most companies do not. Despite the difficulties involved, outsourcing provides a better solution over the long term. This a reflection of how outsourcing, which was once strictly seen as a means of correcting a problem, is now considered a strategic business decision. Corporations are increasingly including the evaluation of outsourcing as an alternate service delivery method in their business unit policies and strategies.