Posts Tagged ‘Sourcing’

Agile Offshore – Can you hear me now?

1 Comment »Written on November 19th, 2010 by
Categories: Agile, Outsourcing, slider
“Can you hear me now"?” ist ein sehr gutes Webinar von Mark Rickmeier/ThoughtWorks, in dem die Herausforderungen diskutiert werden, die auftreten, wenn in Projekten die Projektmitarbeiter weltweit verteilt sind und bei denen agile Methoden der Softwareentwicklung eingesetzt werden:

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Webinar: Agile Development from Argentina

Kommentare deaktiviertWritten on Juli 7th, 2010 by
Categories: Agile, Business, Outsourcing
Accelerance – a sourcing company with partners world wide is giving a Webinar today (July, 7th): Agile Development from Argentina: lessons learned in nearshore outsourcing Major Topics:
  • How to apply agile methodologies in outsourcing.
  • Typical challenges of outsourcing and how to overcome them.
  • Pros and cons of Latin America in general and Argentina in particular for software outsourcing.
  • How to assess the maturity of potential and current vendors.
  • Janeiro Digital's personal account comparing outsourcing in Bangladesh, China and Argentina.
Hurry up! Space is limited!

Video explaining Nearshoring for USA and Mexico

Kommentare deaktiviertWritten on März 20th, 2010 by
Categories: Outsourcing

A nice video about Nearshore-Outsourcing from the perspective of a buyer based in the US and the provider based in Mexico. While the whole video is (ofcourse) an advertisement of a mexican provider the basic ideas of Nearshoring is explained in an enjoyable way. Worth watching.

Nice explanation:

Shore 1.0:  onshore -> USA, offshore –> India, nearshore -> Canada

Got it, right?

Then "Nearshore 2.0" is explained and why Mexico is the far better choice when compared with India. You might decide for yourself ;-)

 

Enjoy the video: