SOURCE: Blazent


May 04, 2010 11:00 ET

Blazent Joins the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) as Outsourcing Market Grows

Blazent VP Jim Cyb Selected for Tools & Technologies Innovation Chapter's Executive Advisory Committee

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwire - May 4, 2010) -   Blazent, a Silicon Valley software company that delivers outsourcing governance solutions, today announced its membership in the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®). IAOP,, is the global, standard-setting organization and advocate for the outsourcing profession with more than 100,000 members and affiliates worldwide. IAOP helps companies increase their outsourcing success rate, improve their outsourcing ROI and expand the opportunities for outsourcing across their businesses.

Jim Cyb, vice president of products and marketing for Blazent, has also been selected as a member of the Executive Advisory Committee for IAOP's Tools & Technologies Innovation Chapter. Cyb joins this important committee along with members from Blue Shield of California, HCL America, Infosys, Vantage Partners and others. Cyb will serve to facilitate and share best practices with IAOP members on such topics as how to use tools and technologies to optimize performance in outsourcing relationships.

"Blazent is joining the IAOP community at a time when governance in outsourcing has become recognized as a key ingredient to achieving stakeholders' business value," said Matt Shocklee, IAOP Global Ambassador. "Blazent has been an extremely successful solutions provider for IT outsourcers and the IAOP community will benefit from their experience."

"In the years Blazent has been in business we have witnessed firsthand how important visibility is in outsourcing relationships, both to the service providers and their customers," said Cyb. "Becoming a member of IAOP -- where outsourcers, solution providers and end-user customers come together -- is very much in line with Blazent's vision to give a single, shared version of the truth as they work together."

About Blazent
Blazent provides outsourcing governance for IT Outsourcing to deliver the measurement and controls needed to foster high-value relationships. With Blazent, the right metrics are put in place to deliver operational and financial transparency to both service providers and customers. Blazent's governance solutions allow you to reduce costs, gain accurate and trusted information, and alleviate operational and compliance risk. For more information visit

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