Since 2007, South Africa has been one of the world's upcoming Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) offshore destinations. This book is based on the authors' most recent research into high-performance BPO globally and new research streams specifically on South Africa. The results are divided into three sub-studies. The first study of country comparison shows South Africa, with centres and offerings in Cape Town, Durban, and Johannesburg, to be a cost-competitive, highly attractive destination in specific segments a voice, complex BPO, ITO, KPO and LPO a especially to UK and English-speaking geographies with cultural affinities. The second study reviews research on South Africa and interviews of clients regarding their captive, partnering, and outsourcing experiences in South Africa. The third study examines seven cases in detail: British Gas, Amazon, iiNet, Capita, CCI, radiant.law, and an energy company. The book concludes with a discussion of challenges and lessons for business and South Africa.infrastructure as a country advantage, Amazon experienced difficulties in establishing a broadband network because most ... for Amazon Web Service, and seller support for the UK and Germany for thirdparty merchants that sell on the Amazonanbsp;...
|Title||:||South Africa’s BPO Service Advantage|
|Author||:||Leslie P. Willcocks, Mary C. Lacity, Andrew Craig|
|Publisher||:||Palgrave Macmillan - 2015-02-12|