5) Kingston, Jamaica
The climate, the legal system as well as unsecured networks and infrastructure were reasons not to offshore to Kingston in Jamaica.
A report published by the Brown-Wilson Group details which locations are the most risky places to offshore your IT.
The 2009: The Year of Outsourcing Dangerously took into account various considerations that could maker offshoring IT to these locations risky.
- Corruption & Organised Crime
- Network and Infrastructure security
- Currency stability
- Personal Crime Rate and Police-to-Citizen Ratio
- Environmental Waste & Pollution
- Legal System
- Weather/Climate Threats