Staff up or outsource? This is the question facing higher education IT organizations as they attempt to keep their day-to-day operations running smoothly while at the same time scrambling to make the move to digital transformation technologies. You may believe that you can do it all in-house by hiring students. But the road to digital transformation requires specialized talent, not easily found or developed.
One of the best solutions for overcoming the crunch is to outsource daily IT functions to a managed service provider (MSP). However, some organizations have preconceived beliefs about outsourcing that keep them from pulling the trigger.
Here are eight common misconceptions about outsourcing IT and the truth behind them:
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