Suncorp mulls outsourcing: report

Suncorp Group is considering outsourcing more than 40 technology positions including networks, telephony and facilities functions.

Suncorp Group (SUN) is considering outsourcing more than 40 technology positions including networks, telephony and facilities functions, The Australian Financial Reviewreports.

According to the newspaper, the insurer could transfer IT roles to vendors such as Telstra, Optus and AAPT.

The group is also considering outsourcing work in its mainframe and virtual desktop functions, the AFR reports.

Suncorp earlier said it would move some of its software into a cloud computing system.