Investigating Outsourcing

August 2012

  • Why Sean Finnan left IBM

    Karl Flinders - Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly 28 Aug 2012
  • Sean Finnan has left IBM Global Services, where he headed up outsourcing in Europe. The former EDS man says the IT industry is on the cusp of a wave and he wants to ride it.A few people have asked ...

  • HP's and EDS's different DNA meant trouble inevitable

    Karl Flinders - Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly 24 Aug 2012
  • More comment in about HP's failure to make its EDS acquisition work. This time uit comes from T-Systems' UK head Sam Kingston. Sam used to head up EDS in the UK so knows a thing or two about the ...

  • Ten reasons why EDS is worth $8bn less than it was four years ago

    Karl Flinders - Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly 23 Aug 2012
  • HP is writing off about $8bn as a result of the drop in value of the EDS business it acquired in 2008. See this article I wrote.Robert Morgan, director at sourcing consultancy Burnt-Oak Partners, ...






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