Accession Number:

ADA327808

Title:

Outsourcing Automatic Data Processing Requirements and Support.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMMUNICATIONS-ELECTRONICS COMMAND FORT MONMOUTH NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

Over the last several years outsourcing has become an increasingly popular mode to reduce costs and focus operations upon the main objectives of an organization. This paper looks at outsourcing in general, and automatic data processing ADP outsourcing in particular It discusses both private industry and government experiences with outsourcing, and their respective successes and failures. It further discusses several considerations that should be reflected upon before outsourcing is implemented by an organization. In general, outsourcing, especially of ADP processes, has been successful, but it should not be expected, carte blanche, to produce savings in all instances.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE