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Press Releases from Alsbridge Inc. (18 total)

Alsbridge Inc Releases New Report on Squeezing the Life out Innovation in Outsou …

Award winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm, Alsbridge, Inc., today released a report on “Squeezing the Life out Innovation in Outsourcing Relationships.” The report throws light on why innovation is viewed as underachieved in the client-provider relationship and how benefits of innovation can be achieved, as set out at the beginning of the RFP process. “IT and BPO procurements increasingly require innovation and new ways in which it can be

Alsbridge Presents, How to Find a Hidden Vault of Gold with Indirect Procurement …

(DALLAS, Texas) September 12, 2012– Award winning sourcing advisory and benchmarking firm, Alsbridge, Inc., will be participating in the SSON Finance Transformation Summit, 19th-21st September in Chicago. This is the elite three day event for finance professionals looking at applying best-practice techniques and principles for true organizational transformation. Alsbridge will be presenting “Indirect Procurement: The Hidden Vault of Gold” in addition to hosting a pre-event workshop on optimizing your procurement

Alsbridge Presents, “Indirect Procurement: The Hidden Vault of Gold” at SIG …

(DALLAS, Texas) September 5, 2012– Award winning sourcing advisory and benchmarking firm, Alsbridge, Inc., will provide valuable insights on the financial benefits of Indirect Procurement at the SIG Regional Roundtable, September 13th in Dallas, TX. This is a one day event that includes discussions on best practices, sharing new industry standards, and networking with peer executives in a collegial, non-commercial environment. • Are you tired of the ‘O’ word? • Are you interested in learning

Alsbridge, Inc. Ranked World’s Best Outsourcing Advisor, Third Consecutive Yea …

(DALLAS, Texas) July 11, 2012 - Award-winning sourcing advisory and benchmarking firm, Alsbridge, Inc., today announced they were once again named to the list of World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors for the third consecutive year. The annual ranking is based on a number of categories including global presence, annual growth, customer reference and a demonstrated ability to meet their customers’ needs. Alsbridge is a leader the sourcing consulting market in

Alsbridge, Inc. CEO to Provide Insight at Cloud Services Dinner Hosted By Xerox

(DALLAS, Texas) July 2, 2012 – Award winning sourcing advisory and benchmarking firm, Alsbridge, Inc., will provide insight at a dinner discussing cloud services hosted by Xerox. The event is scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Tuesday July 10th at David Burke’s Primehouse at the James Hotel in Chicago, Illinois. How will the use of cloud services save you money and faster innovation? What are the hottest cloud trends, right now? Have

Alsbridge, Inc. Reveals How to Increase ROI with an IT Asset Management Roadmap

(DALLAS, Texas) June 26, 2012 – Leading global sourcing advisory and benchmarking firm, Alsbridge, Inc., today announced a new report which reveals how to effectively build an IT asset management roadmap to help cut IT costs. Most IT professionals today are under constant pressure to reduce IT costs. After exhausting all of the standard cost reduction tactics, many IT leaders are now focusing on ways to reduce their hardware and software

Alsbridge, Inc. Reveals Seven Steps for Service Management in Outsourcing Negoti …

(DALLAS, Texas) June 16, 2012 – Leading global sourcing advisory and benchmarking firm, Alsbridge, Inc., today announced a new report which identifies seven steps for service management in outsourcing negotiations. Whether negotiating a new outsourcing agreement individually or with the help of an outside consulting firm, it is easy to overlook the importance of treating the outsourcing negotiation as a project and ensuring solid project service management disciplines are incorporated into

Alsbridge, Inc. Reveals Seven Tips for IT Asset Management in an Outsourcing Mod …

(DALLAS, Texas) June 13, 2012 – Leading global sourcing advisory and benchmarking firm, Alsbridge, Inc., today announced a new report which identifies seven tips for clients and outsourcing providers to keep in mind when considering IT Asset Management (ITAM) in an outsourcing model. ITAM can be successful in an outsourced environment if the client’s capabilities are know and a business goal oriented ITAM roadmap is defined. This provides critical input to

Alsbridge, Inc. Identifies Strategies to Help Reduce Network Services Costs in a …

Leading global sourcing advisory and benchmarking firm, Alsbridge, Inc., today announced a new report which identifies trends and management strategies to help IT leaders reduce network services costs. The cost of an organization's telecommunications network services typically accounts for three to six percent of overhead and can average more than two percent of total revenue. In addition, telecom network services spend is increasing. Industry forecasts predict enterprise businesses' spend on IT

CIO Roundtable Examines Solutions for Common Cloud Challenges

A recent CIO roundtable sponsored by leading advisory firm Alsbridge, Inc. showed that IT executives from a wide range of industries all face similar challenges when it comes to cloud computing. The group examined the issues in a daylong sharing session and created action plans to combat them. “The OL Summit was a huge success. IT executives from several major industries were able to discuss issues candidly and produce action

Alsbridge Honors The ACE Group with the 2010 Outsourcing Leadership Award

Alsbridge Inc. today announced that it will present the 2010 Outsourcing Leadership Award to Andrew Peel, CIO of The ACE Group, a global insurance and reinsurance leader. The award is given to IT leaders who demonstrate leadership, innovation and the ability to successfully implement measurable change that successfully contributes to a company’s growth. The award will be presented by Alsbridge founder and CEO Ben Trowbridge at a private reception and dinner

Alsbridge Expands Sourcing Advisory and Benchmarking Services for the CIO and CF …

Today, CIOs and CFOs rely more heavily than ever on a wide variety of vendors. However, the vendor landscape and market of products and services are changing at a rapid pace due to globalization and emerging technologies. “Finding the right vendor and getting a fair market price for a single product or service is difficult enough. But when you have interdependencies between your vendor relationships and

Ben Trowbridge to Keynote Cloud Sourcing Summit for IT Executives

Alsbridge Inc. CEO Ben Trowbridge will be the keynote speaker for a January 25, 2011 summit for IT executives. The conference will share key lessons learned and discuss practical steps to take advantage of cloud computing in the New Year. The four-city series will begin on January 25, 2011 in Dallas, TX followed by forums in Chicago on April 12, Toronto on October 18, and New York City on December 9.

Is Cloud the Next Gold Rush?

“Cloud Computing is like Colorado in the 1800s. Every person is out for themselves and they will either strike it rich or die trying,” says Ben Trowbridge, founder and CEO of Alsbridge Inc. According to a recent report Alsbridge, Inc. titled, “Clouds in the 1800’s – On the Trail to the Promise Land in 2011,” providers are already jockeying for the opportunity to define the standards of Cloud Computing, meanwhile new

Alsbridge Shares Tips and Insights to Help Middle Managers Become Change Agents …

“In times of change, middle managers can be your strongest ally or your weakest link,” says Alsbridge CEO Ben Trowbridge. A 2007 benchmarking study revealed that middle managers play several key roles including: communicator, advocate, coach, liaison and change manager. However, the irony is that these same managers were also cited as the most resistant group to change. If middle management resists a change, their people will follow and

THE FUTURE OF CLOUD COMPUTING AND INFRASTRUCTURE BENCHMARKING

Outsourcing consultant Ben Trowbridge recently returned from Bangalore, India where he addressed members of the 2010 NASSCOM IMS Summit on infrastructure benchmarking and the future of cloud computing. Trowbridge is the founder and CEO of Alsbridge, Inc. an outsourcing advisory firm serving Global 2000 businesses. He is recognized throughout the Indian outsourcing community as one of foremost experts who are shaping the future of outsourcing. At NASSCOM, Trowbridge met with more

Alsbridge Named to the Inc. 500 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Comp …

Inc. magazine today ranked Alsbridge Inc. NO. 397 on its 29th annual Inc. 500. The list is an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies and represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs. “We are extremely proud to be ranked on this list because it further validates the fact that Alsbridge is changing the way companies source the most cost effective

ALSBRIDGE INC DELIVERS A PIZZA AND A PARADIGM SHIFT WITH THE LAUNCH OF ITS FREEB …

CEO Ben Trowbridge has a tastier idea for the IT marketplace, and it comes with a pizza. The innovative CEO behind ProBenchmark plans to shake up the sleepy $400 million IT benchmarking industry with the launch of his company’s new software driven benchmarking tool, and its accompanying www.freebenchmark.com marketing campaign. “A radical service requires radical marketing,” Trowbridge states. “Freebenchmark.com is the game changer because it enables companies that currently cannot afford