IDC's Central and Eastern European Sourcing Strategies service identifies opportunities and analyzes strategies for IT and business services firms, technology firms with services businesses, technology firms in need of R&D/engineering services, and pure-play offshore services companies in this burgeoning area. The service leverages IDC's regional analyst coverage to deliver forecasts, local and regional trend analysis, and competitive analysis of key services players.
Markets and Subjects Analyzed
Regional services providers' revenue
End-customer spending on sourcing services
Established IT and business process services firms' sourcing services activities
Local and regional sourcing services trends
Labor and regulatory issues
Customer preferences regarding sourcing services
Best practices regarding sourcing services delivery
Comparative analysis of sourcing providers' strengths and weaknesses
Spending and revenue forecasts for sourcing services
Comparative Analysis of SEE Countries with Respect to Offshore Outsourcing, 2013
Comparative Analysis of the Baltic States, Russia, and Ukraine with Respect to Offshore Outsourcing, 2013
Comparative Analysis of Central European Countries with Respect to Offshore Outsourcing, 2013
Competitive Profiles of Central and Eastern European Vendors Providing Offshore Services, 2013
In addition to the insight provided in this service, IDC may conduct research on specific topics or emerging market segments via research offerings that require additional IDC funding and client investment.
Key Questions Answered
Which services do customers prefer to have (and not to have) sourced from which geographic locations?
How will global sourcing impact the future delivery capabilities of services providers?
What effect will the global sourcing phenomenon have on IT and business services pricing?
What is the structure of an optimal sourcing model?
How does a sourcing strategy offer opportunities regarding IT, business process outsourcing (BPO), and engineering services?
How will the adoption of cloud-based services impact sourcing models?
Scope of Coverage
IDC's Central and Eastern European Sourcing Strategies service examines the sourcing of IT, business process, and R&D/engineering services, analyzing key trends and drivers and evaluating the competitive landscape for companies currently competing in, partnering in, or looking to leverage this service delivery model, including:
AIS.pl, Allied Testing, Aplana Software, Arcadia, Auriga, BelHard, Ciklum, Comarch, ComTrade, DataArt, EPAM, Ericpol, First Line Software, IBA Group, Infopulse, iTransition, ITSIx, Lanit-Tercom, Luxoft, Oxagile, Reksoft, SaM Solutions, ScienceSoft, Softengi, SoftServe, Softheme, Soitron,TotalSoft
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