When publishers began outsourcing tasks and offshoring jobs to overseas vendors several decades ago, the primary goal was to achieve cost savings through staff reduction. In the intervening time, the vendor market has grown and matured, and now provides a far more wide-reaching array of services back to publishers. But, with technological advancements driving a whole new world of possibilities, are publishers still deriving the best value from these partnerships, or is it time for publishers to revisit their offshore outsourcing strategy?
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An interview with Janine Burr-Willans, Deanta's Director of Platform Delivery.
In Deanta's 2021 Survey - Trends in Academic Publishing 2021*, more than 50% of academic publishers stated that data science would have a "growing" or "significant" role in their business in the coming year. We talked to Anne Badinier from Deanta's own data science team to find out why.
Warren buffet once said that it's only when the tide goes out that you learn who has been swimming naked, and the COVID-19 crisis has exposed businesses like nothing else in living memory. Far from being exposed, Deanta’s business thrived during 2020 so, at the end of a year like no other, we invited the senior management team to reflect on how the organisation weathered the storm and the learnings that we might take forward.