An interview was done with James Elstob of MDM Technologies
Benefits for small companies versus large companies.
“Outsourcing” and “Insourcing” are methods of dividing up work amongst different departments or companies for strategic reasons. Insourcing is typically done solely from within a company’s own operational infrastructure, while outsourcing uses companies that are not affiliated with the company itself to perform a task.
There are cost and resource differences between outsourcing and insourcing, all of which influence a company’s management decisions.
So, you aren’t the biggest fan of the person running your IT department. What do you do?
First of all, it’s helpful to fully understand his/her role.