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Market Insight: TIME for Infrastructure Outsourcers to Take Bold Action — Terminate, Invest, Manage, Evaluate

Published: 18 February 2015

ID: G00270913

Analyst(s): Gianluca Tramacere


We offer a tool to guide leaders of infrastructure outsourcing practices as they continue the process of rationalizing their installed base of clients. Success in this area is necessary to fund the change effort that many outsourcing practices are trying to drive.

Table Of Contents


  • Scenario 1: No Way = Terminate
  • Scenario 2: Must Do = Invest and Renegotiate
  • Scenario 3: Why Bother = Manage
  • Scenario 4: Must Be Assessed = Evaluate

Background and Context

The Impact


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