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Press Releases from Alsbridge, Inc. (24 total)

To Achieve Maximum SIP Value, Move Beyond SIP Trunking, Recommends Alsbridge

Award winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm, Alsbridge Inc., today released a report To Achieve Maximum SIP Value, Move Beyond SIP Trunking, discussing why enterprises fail to harness the full value of Session Initiation Protocol (SIP), in spite of it being considered an extremely powerful communications enabler. Session Initiation Protocol is becoming an increasingly ubiquitous game-changer for businesses. Yet, many enterprises that have already deployed SIP, and many others

Alsbridge and Lincoln Financial to Co-present Their Outsourcing 2.0 Success Stor …

Alsbridge will share its own experience of how it helped Lincoln Financial create a successful outsourcing 2.0 strategy in less than 12 months, announced the benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm. Randy Vetter, director at Alsbridge along with Ron Reed, head of IT, Lincoln Financial Group, will co-present an eSeminar Outsourcing 2.0: A Lincoln Financial Group Case Study on October 24, 2013, 1:00 PM -2:00 PM ET. Alsbridge research shows

Alsbridge Releases Study on the Current State of Price Benchmarking Based on a S …

Price benchmarking of IT and business process services provide several benefits to companies who choose to take more of a “profit center” vs. “cost center” approach, according Alsbridge Inc., a benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm. Alsbridge today released the results of 2013 price benchmarking survey the firm conducted earlier this year, in its report -2013 State of Price Benchmarking, providing insight into the current state of IT and business

Alsbridge Inc. Sponsors the ADP Seventh Annual Charity Golf Outing, Supporting A …

Alsbridge, Inc., will sponsor the ADP Seventh Annual Charity Golf Outing, supporting the American Heart Association’s drive against heart disease, announced the benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm today. The charitable event will be held on October 10, 2013, at the Knolls Country Club, Boonton, NJ. Alsbridge has decided to be the Gold Sponsor for the 7th Annual Charity Golf Outing, hosted by ADP Associates to support the American Heart Association's

Alsbridge’s New Report Reveals Six Keys to Success in a Multi-Sourced Ecosyste …

A new report from award winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm, Alsbridge, Inc., reveals the six key areas needed to achieve a multi-sourcing strategy that is both productive from the start and sustainable into the future. Embarking on a new sourcing relationship is a more complex endeavor than ever before. There was once a time when cost savings was the singular focus of a sourcing strategy. However, the focus today

Alsbridge Reveals the Pros and Cons of Microsoft Lync

Award winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm, Alsbridge, releases a report, Pros and Cons of Microsoft Lync, offering a guide to enterprises to facilitate the decision to utilize Microsoft Lync as an enterprise telephony communication application. The consideration and potential use of Microsoft Lync for telephony and unified communications is thought to be a passionate topic inside enterprises today. The most common challenges faced by infrastructure groups today include; desktop,

Alsbridge Advises Moving Beyond SIP Trunking to Maximize SIP Value

Award winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation and network advisory firm, Alsbridge, Inc., today released a new report – “To Achieve Maximum SIP Value, Move Beyond SIP Trunking,” elaborating why today’s enterprises need to move beyond carrier’s trunks and begin developing and implementing their SIP strategy through SIP Version 2. As per Alsbridge’s research, organizations taking the SIP Version 2 transformational approach versus typical SIP trunking, experience monumental savings of

Alsbridge Inc. Releases New Report on Benchmarking Your Global IT Enterprise

Award winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm, Alsbridge, Inc., today released a report on Benchmarking Your Global IT Enterprise. Emphasizing the importance of cost segmentation in the benchmarking process, this report offers advice on how organizations can place their existing IT costs into market comparable "buckets." Internal IT departments often have cost structures very dissimilar to current or typical market pricing packages. Outsourcing providers package services in infrastructure "towers"

Alsbridge CEO to Participate in Live “G6 Visionaries” Panel Debate at 2013 S …

Award winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm, Alsbridge, Inc., today announced that its CEO, Ben Trowbridge, has been elected to the “G6 Visionaries Global Sourcing Think Tank,” a live debate designed to address the most challenging issues facing the industry, at SSON’s 17th Annual North American Shared Services & Outsourcing Week, March 4-7, 2013, Orlando, FL. The G6 panel will take place at 11:05 AM – 12:10 PM; Wednesday, March

Alsbridge, Inc. Named to the List of World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors, Fifth …

(DALLAS, Texas) February 19, 2013 - Award winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm, Alsbridge, Inc., today announced that it was named to the list of World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors by IAOP, for the fifth consecutive year. The 2013 Global Outsourcing 100 and The World's Best Outsourcing Advisors by The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®) recognizes the world’s best outsourcing service providers and advisors. “Being named to The

Alsbridge Chairman, Morton Meyerson Named to the IAOP 2013 Outsourcing Hall of F …

Award winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm, Alsbridge Inc., today announced that the company’s Chairman Americas, Morton H. Meyerson will be inducted into the 2013 Outsourcing Hall of Fame at the IAOP Outsourcing World Summit Awards Luncheon, February 19, 2013, 12:15 PM- 1:45 PM, JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge, Phoenix, AZ. The IAOP Outsourcing Hall of Fame is a unique award that recognizes the outstanding professionals who have made significant

Alsbridge Inc and Lincoln Financial Group Co present Strategy for Sourcing 2 at …

Award winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm, Alsbridge, Inc., today announced that Randy Vetter, Director Alsbridge along with VP of Lincoln Financial Group, Ron Reed will co-present Strategy for Sourcing 2.0: A Lincoln Financial Group Case Study at the 2013 IAOP Outsourcing World Summit in Phoenix, AZ on February 18, 3:30 pm - 4:20 pm. Alsbridge research shows over 77% of current outsourcing contracts are set to expire in

Alsbridge Inc CEO to Speak at the NASSCOM India Leadership Forum 2013 in Mumbai

Award winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm, Alsbridge Inc., today announced that Alsbridge will host a session at the NASSCOM India Leadership Forum 2013 in Mumbai, India on February 14, 2013 from 16:45 - 17:45 IST. Ben Trowbridge, Chairman and CEO Alsbridge Inc., who is also recognized throughout the Indian outsourcing community as one of foremost experts shaping the future of the industry, will share insights on the Six Trends

Alsbridge Inc., releases new report on Sourcing Strategy Check-up: The Need for …

Leading global sourcing advisory and benchmarking firm, Alsbridge Inc. today announced a new report which reveals how re-evaluating the sourcing strategy may be beneficial for both the customer and the provider, and some key points that need to be considered while doing so. When an organization decides to outsource their IT and the initial mandate for change comes down, the senior management team often with the assistance of a third

Alsbridge Inc Announces Cloud Alignment Workshop to help IT Leaders Manage Futur …

A recent report titled, “Controlling the Cloud in Your Organization” from Alsbridge, Inc. revealed that IT leadership is experiencing difficulty managing and controlling cloud services in their organizations. In response to this growing problem, the company today announced its Cloud Alignment Workshop designed to help IT leaders gain better control of emerging cloud technologies. “Our proprietary Cloud Alignment Workshop was created to help companies define the possible, establish direction, assess the

Cloud Sourcing: Why is Everyone Getting So Excited? New Alsbridge Whitepaper Sha …

The word ‘cloud’ will take on greater meaning and relevance in the coming year as companies, as well as the general public, become more acquainted with how it will change our lives,” says Ben Trowbridge, Alsbridge Inc. founder and CEO. Cloud Computing is about to completely change the way IT services are supplied, consumed, and most of all how IT is outsourced. “President Barack Obama spoke about cloud sourcing as an

Keep Currency Risk Ruining Your Offshore Outsourcing Agreement

Global sourcing advisory firm, Alsbridge Inc. offers several methods to appropriately assess and allocate foreign exchange risk in order to maximize the economic benefits of a company’s offshore outsourcing agreement. “The global recession created a volatile market for currencies,” says Alsbridge founder and CEO, Ben Trowbridge. “Understanding how to manage these risks are extremely challenging for companies as well as the providers,” Trowbridge adds. Exchange rate fluctuations can be beneficial to the

Alsbridge Shares How to Successfully Contract ITO in the Cloud

– Alsbridge Inc. CEO Ben Trowbridge says a good outsourcing contract is one that is fair and sustainable between supplier and customer, and based on trust and partnership throughout the contracting process and beyond. “Contracts have to stand the test of time and that rule of thumb is no different for cloud-based ITO agreements,” Trowbridge says. “However,” continues Trowbridge, “the difference with cloud is the commercial and business model within

ALSBRIDGE INC. NAMED TO DALLAS 100 List of Fastest Growing Privately Held Compan …

Sourcing advisory firm Alsbridge, Inc. today announced that it was named to the Dallas 100 presented by the SMU Cox's Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship. The Dallas 100™ Awards recognize the fastest growing, privately held companies in the Dallas area. Alsbridge’s specific ranking within the Dallas 100 will be announced at a special ceremony and dinner at the Meyerson Symphony Center on November 17. To qualify for the Dallas 100™,

ProBenchmark Offers a Free IT Benchmark for Attending Webinar

ProBenchmark is offering a free benchmark to one lucky attendee of their upcoming webinar: 3 Steps to a Faster, Better, Lower Cost IT Benchmark. As part of its freebenchmark.com campaign, ProBenchmark is shaking up the IT benchmarking industry with a new software driven benchmarking approach and giving away a FREE BENCHMARK to prove how easy it is to deliver a faster, better, lower cost IT benchmark. At the end

Alsbridge Inc. Named One of Top 3 Outsourcing Advisors in IAOP’s 2010 Global O …

Alsbridge, Inc., an award-winning global advisory firm that redefines the way companies reduce costs and improve back office operations, today announced that it was named one of the Top 3 “2010 World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors” by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) ®. The 2010 Global Outsourcing 100® list by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) recognizes the best outsourcing service providers and advisors from all over the world.

ALSBRIDGE INC. APPOINTS GLOBAL BANKING VETERAN SCOTT AREY TO CFO

Alsbridge Inc. today announced the appointment of Scott Arey to Chief Financial Officer. Arey is a Bank of America veteran with more than 20 years of banking and financial experience. Alsbridge founder and CEO Ben Trowbridge says Arey will prepare the company for its next phase of growth and positioning with top tier financial institutions. “As the former vice president and CFO of Bank of America’s International Trade Banking Division Scott’s depth

For Outsourcing to Succeed, Focus on Human Element, Says Alsbridge

DALLAS, Feb. 23, 2009 - Alsbridge, Inc. recently published new primary research that looks at communicating outsourcing decisions. The report, "The Human Element in Making Outsourcing Successful and Addressing Participant Barriers," covers the company, the provider and the people impacted by outsourcing. Communication to employees can be compassionate while still delivering the key message "no change is not an option," said Ben Trowbridge, CEO of Alsbridge, the leading

Corporate America Moving IT Operations Offshore to Ease Financial Bind

Despite Criticism, U.S. Firms Look to Outsource More Information Technology Jobs Overseas, Says CEO of Outsourcing Advisors Alsbridge Inc. October 22, 2008, Dallas, Texas - A Dallas based global company has its finger on the pulse of America's outsourcing plans. And "that pulse is beating a lot faster right now," says Ben Trowbridge, CEO and founder of Alsbridge, Inc. With insight gained from years of advising companies on their sourcing plans, Trowbridge