CW500: Mark Maddocks, CIO, Cambridge University Press on outsourcing

IT outsourcing spend is worth nearly £50bn to the UK economy – despite experts predicting its demise with the growth of cloud and following some high-profile outsourcing controversies. But the nature of IT outsourcing is changing – away from large-scale mega-deals to smaller, more focused arrangements. So what part should outsourcing play in IT strategy – and how best to decide the right mix of outsourced, offshored and in-house IT provision? In this CW500 Club video, Mark Maddocks, CIO, Cambridge University Press, talks to Computer Weekly editor in chief Bryan Glick, about the issues for IT leaders.

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