Once you decide to outsource, the next step is figuring out which provider to go with. This phase will take you through the following activities:
- Determine which variables you should use to evaluate the third-PPs
- Create a list of features to look for in a third-PP
- Analyze each third-PP against the above feature and variable lists in order to rank them
Use this phase as part of the full blueprint: Manage Third-Party Service Security Outsourcing.