Offshoring’s Innovation Blind Spot?

You and your company consider a variety of factors in deciding whether to offshore: market location, skilled worker pool, regional risk, etc. Apparently, innovation opportunity is not high on that list. That was an early takeaway from our most recent Velocity webinar, which we held Tuesday, Feb. 19, and which is now archived. We asked…

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America’s Declared (& Undeclared) Cyberwar

President Barack Obama issued an executive order in mid-February to make it easier for “eligible critical infrastructure” companies and the US government to share information about network attacks. As the international cyberwar heats up, the executive order represents one of several ways the US government is attempting to protect national interests from network attacks and…

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Major Sourcing Shifts Coming in Next 5 Years

Much like its products, the global high-tech marketplace constantly changes and evolves, making flexibility an essential element for success. Findings from UPS's latest annual Change in the Chain survey, conducted by IDC Manufacturing Insights, demonstrate the need for greater supply chain adaptability, especially when it comes to high-tech executives' shifting sourcing plans. As referenced in…

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