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Mar 7th, 2005
11:15 AM - 12:05 PM
Meeting Room B, Level 3
Mountain Time
Session Type: Track 4
The first decade of the 21st century looks to become the decade of outsourcing (and offshoring), particularly in IT. This presentation discusses the pros and cons of outsourcing and insourcing, using Simmons College's experience outsourcing IT services in 1998 and bringing the services in-house in 2003.


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