Pursuit of Low-Bid, Not Communication, The Real Risk in Offshoring?

Robert Dempsey’s post Does Offshoring Really Save Money? says the #1 risk of offshoring is communication overhead. In this post I argue that the larger risks for offshore development include lack of offshore management know-how, inadequate user involvement, poor change controls, and lack of required technical know-how. As an “offshore” consultant myself (I’m available for […]