To put it simply Software Outsourcing is having third parties do the software development on our behalf. There are various reasons why outsourcing services has become a common phenomenon. In todayís world of globalization where competition drives every company, whether a global player or smaller companies, we all have to concentrate on reducing our costs in order to compete and survive. With this in mind, specialization becomes the key focus i.e. to concentrate on those services in which we have core competencies. Itís a known fact that India is a world leader when it comes to providing software solutions. Some of the largest world corporations have set base in India to take advantage of these services, and those that are unable to have a setup here are willing to outsource their software requirements to Indian IT companies.
Advantages of Outsourcing
With specialization, we have been successful in providing high quality solutions, which meet international standards. Webstorm can offer accessibility to the latest technologies and tools that other companies may not have access to and this gives us a direct benefit in terms of improving on overall processes and procedures which enhance total quality.
It is an undeniable fact that there is a significant cost reduction through outsourcing. Outsourcing companies have a lower cost structure which in one of its main attractions. Companies who have outsourced report a reduction in IT costs ranging from 25 to 40%.
By outsourcing the companies are able to concentrate on more sensitive and wider areas concerning their core business. This way the company resources, which would otherwise have been diverted, are put in to more efficient use.
Instead of bearing all the risks ourselves we can share them with the outsourcing partner. This comes with an assurance that the software solution will be of the highest quality and meet customer expectations.
Maintaining Market Lead
With specialization we are able to concentrate on our core activities and achieve higher productivity and efficiency. This places us in a better position to respond to market trends quickly then the rest.