Saturday May 30, 2020

Managed Services: IT skills gap a boon for service providers

Firms which downsized during the recession can now find themselves stuck for IT talent. Some are turning to managed service providers to fill the breach, writes Deirdre Cashion

22nd March, 2015
2
Steve Coombs, head of cloud and infrastructure consulting at Sungard Availability Services

It has been a rocky road for many organisations, marked by declining revenues, reduced profitability and a need to slash the annual pay bill. And despite the fact that we like to think of IT as a critical business function, it hasn’t quite managed to dodge the knife.

“There’s a large skills gap in our clients around the IT environment and I think that’s going to be met by a combination of managed...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team