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What's the True Hourly Cost of Offshoring?
Blekinge Institute of Technology, Faculty of Computing, Department of Software Engineering.
2016 (English)In: IEEE Software, ISSN 0740-7459, E-ISSN 1937-4194, Vol. 33, no 5, 60-70 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
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An offshore team's hourly costs took three years to become comparable with the in-house team's costs. Getting close to breaking even took five years. Learning costs due to offshore employee turnover were the primary cost factor to get under control.

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IEEE Computer Society, 2016. Vol. 33, no 5, 60-70 p.
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URN: urn:nbn:se:bth-13295ISI: 000383095900012OAI: oai:DiVA.org:bth-13295DiVA: diva2:1043971
Available from: 2016-11-01 Created: 2016-11-01 Last updated: 2016-11-28Bibliographically approved

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