According to the “Outsourcing Desk Reference,” a new report released by META Group, Inc., 70 percent of companies are currently outsourcing – with expected increases to nearly 100 percent by 2006. To help CIOs and their organizations through the outsourcing evaluation process, the report maps out a methodology developed by META Group called the outsourcing life cycle.

META Group's outsourcing life cycle is a tested and proven process to drive decision making, vendor selection and ongoing relationship management. The process includes the following steps:

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