This year, CIO Magazine proclaimed 10 trends in IT outsourcing for 2015. The common theme seems to be that outsourcing – once viewed as a financially-motivated move – will suddenly become business-focused.
That is to say: It’s time for “the rubber to meet the road.”
It’s no surprise that the move to the cloud – computing, storage, network and other “as-a-service” offerings – has a big impact on how companies approach outsourcing. And the rapid acceptance of the cloud will surely hasten CIO’s 2015 Trend #3.
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