Author : Nick Krym

Protecting Data and IP when Outsourcing Offshore, cont.

What can you do to minimize / mitigate risks of IP loss with your outsourcing partner? Here are some tips to consider: General Learn, understand and keep yourself up to day on Information security topics Do not outsource your crown jewels. If it’s at all possible do not send any high value IP work offshore. Hold the offshore vendor, its employees and subcontractors to the same or higher standards of Data and IP security as your own team. Vendor search / RFP process Include IP handling inquiries in your RFP process and in on-site visits Consider legal maturity and IP laws from geopolitical view Check […]

Protecting Data and IP when Outsourcing Offshore

What can you do to minimize / mitigate risks of IP loss with your outsourcing partner? Here are some tips to consider: General Learn, understand and keep yourself up to day on Information security topics Do not outsource your crown jewels. If it’s at all possible do not send any high value IP work offshore. Hold the offshore vendor, its employees and subcontractors to the same or higher standards of Data and IP security as your own team. Vendor search / RFP process Include IP handling inquiries in your RFP process and in on-site visits Consider legal maturity and IP laws from geopolitical view Check […]