Tag Archives: outsourcing

TechServe Alliance: 2016 IT and Engineering Employment Rises Year-Over-Year

A new study from the TechServe Alliance estimates the number of information technology and engineering jobs increased at respective year-to-year growth rates of 2.4 percent and 0.7 percent. The TechServe Alliance report published Wednesday says IT jobs have grown to 5,179,300 in December 2016 to represent an addition of 122,900 IT workers from the previous year’s final …

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CGI to Help Scotland Capital City Update ICT Services Under $293M Contract

CGI will provide outsourced information and communications technology services to the city council of Edinburgh in Scotland under a seven-year, $293.4 million contract in support of the council’s shift toward digital services. The company said Monday the contract is part of efforts to modernize the Scottish capital’s ICT infrastructure that includes the online delivery of public services …

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Reportstack: Health IT Outsourcing Market to See 9% Annual Growth Through 2019

A new market report has projected an 8.60 percent compound annual growth rate for the healthcare and life sciences information technology outsourcing market from 2015 to 2019. Reportstack said Tuesday healthcare providers enlist third-party vendors to provide enterprise IT infrastructure and application management services. According to the report, cloud computing …

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Deltek Forecasts Outsourcing Services Growth in Federal IT Market

A new Deltek report indicates the federal information technology market presents challenges as well as opportunities for contractors, the Washington Post reported Monday. Deniece Peterson, research director at Deltek, writes budget cuts have caused agencies to curtail advisory and management support contracts during the past two years. Government investments in cybersecurity, …

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Accenture Signs Five-Year App Services Extension with Insurance Group; Simon England Comments

Accenture has won a five-year contract renewal of an undisclosed value to continue providing outsourcing and technology services to U.K.-based insurance company RSA. The companies have worked together since 2003 and this latest contract extends outsourcing work through 2020, Accenture said Tuesday. Accenture will develop, implement and maintain applications for RSA’s …

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Oracle Unveils Outsourcing Mgmt Software for Equipment Makers; Cliff Godwin Comments

Oracle has rolled out new software for original equipment manufacturers to monitor their outsourcing activities and work to mitigate risks in supply chains. The Outsourced Manufacturing for Discrete Industries platform works to provide OEMs real-time visibility into transaction flows, inventories and production bottlenecks, Oracle said Monday. Cliff Godwin, Oracle senior …

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