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4 Practical Techniques for Midsize Enterprise CIOs to Make Outsourcing More Efficient

Published: 21 August 2019

ID: G00388339

Analyst(s): Andrew Miljanovski , William Maurer


Outsourcing serves many purposes for MSE CIOs, including enabling cost savings, repurposing internal staff and alleviating shortages in head count or skills. Regardless of their motivation for turning to outsourcing, MSE CIOs must ensure that they optimize the costs associated with it.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Optimize Infrastructure Outsourcing Costs by Utilizing Service Techniques That Drive Correct Provider Behavior
  • Ensure That the Standard Offering of Your Provider’s Solution Integrates Modern Tools and Techniques in Their Solutions

Case Studies

  • MSE Case Example No. 1
    • Summary
  • MSE Case Example No. 2
    • Summary

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