The Risk Intelligent approach to outsourcing and offshoring
Companies today face serious outsourcing and offshoring risks. And these threats are increasing as companies rely more than ever on third parties and offshore entities for an increasing scope of business and information technology processes – not just for specific projects and back-office functions.
The basic risk in any business endeavor is that it will fail to deliver the intended value. By that measure, many companies face serious outsourcing and offshoring risks.
In recent years, many companies have increased their use of and dependence on outsourcing and offshoring. These arrangements present both risks and opportunities to the companies using them. But outsourcing and offshoring need not be a roll of the dice. This whitepaper offers guidance for executives and managers who have a stake in the success of outsourcing and offshoring initiatives, and provides a Risk Intelligent approach to address the risk and maximize the value of an outsourcing and offshoring strategy.