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Managed Services: Knowing your IT requirements outside in

It is becoming increasingly popular to outsource some or all of a company's IT function to a managed service partner, writes Dave Boland.

24th March, 2013
IT infrastructure is expensive, and comes with a surprisingly short lifespan.

Just as it is possible to outsource financial and environmental services to a third party provider, so too is it becoming increasingly popular to outsource some or all of a company's IT function to a managed service partner.

Obviously, the key driver for all of this is cost. IT infrastructure is expensive, and it comes with a surprisingly short lifespan. The timeframe between leading edge and obsolescence is sometimes obscenely brief, and the advent of...

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