Thinking about outsourcing? Many outsourcing projects fail for a variety of reasons, and even when they succeed the total costs may be more than the costs saved. One of the biggest risks when outsourcing is protecting your intellectual property (“IP”). There are no silver bullets that will guarantee 100% protection. But if you choose to outsource, there are some guidelines you might wish to follow to reduce the risk that your IP will be compromised when outsourcing to an offshore vendor.
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Time zone can be a major inhibitor to outsourcing relationship. There has been a lot of discussion about disadvantages and advantages of time zone difference. This article describes our experience in managing the time zone difference while working with our global clients.