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Application Testing Services - Are you getting IT right? By Luke Cann
In this latest paper from Quantum Plus we examine the industry trend of increased use of managed testing services and how an outsourced testing model can deliver a higher quality service, reducing time to market for application releases, with the potential for significant cost savings within the application lifecycle.
Why do I need a service strategy? By Chris Collinge
"There are certain troublesome issues that are almost guaranteed to appear from time to time in your overloaded inbox. They may even reappear after you thought you’d resolved them. Do you find yourself repeating the same conversations, digging out emails you sent six months ago and resending them, attending meetings to discuss old issues? Does it sometimes feel that you’re making no progress and not all parts of the IT organisation are moving in the same direction?"...
Is it time for the UK Public Sector to offshore? By Rajat Bhatnagar
"Offshoring of public sector services has been a taboo subject due to the political implications it entails. The public sector can’t be seen shipping jobs out of the UK in favour of another country because they are supported by the UK taxpayer and therefore, obligated to retain jobs primarily in the UK."...
Cloud computing – Is there a reality behind the hype? By Eric Romerowski
"Cloud computing is the next brand new concept that is going to take over the outsourcing world, dramatically reduce customers’ cost of ownership by leveraging IT efficiencies, and allow them to use their IT infrastructure as and when they need it, increasing business agility. Or are we getting it completely wrong and is this view incredibly short-sighted?"...