Global Sourcing of Information Technology and Business Processes

4th Global Sourcing Workshop 2010, Zermatt, Switzerland, March 22-25, 2010, Revised Selected Papers

  • Ilan Oshri
  • Julia Kotlarsky
Conference proceedings Global Sourcing 2010

Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 55)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Jason Dedrick, Kenneth L. Kraemer, Erran Carmel, Debora Dunkle
    Pages 1-25
  3. Jacques W. Brook, Albert Plugge
    Pages 26-42
  4. Erik Wende, Gerhard Schwabe, Tom Philip
    Pages 43-54
  5. Erik Beulen, Vinay Tiwari
    Pages 55-68
  6. Rose Erkelens, Bart van den Hooff, Paul Vlaar, Marleen Huysman
    Pages 82-102
  7. Eleni Lioliou, Leslie Willcocks
    Pages 103-118
  8. Tsipi Heart, Noa Shamir Tsur, Nava Pliskin
    Pages 151-184
  9. Esteve Almirall, Jonathan Wareham
    Pages 233-249
  10. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This edited book is intended for use by students, academics and practitioners who take interest in outsourcing and offshoring of information technology and business pr- esses. The book offers a review of the key topics in outsourcing and offshoring, po- lated with practical frameworks that serve as a tool kit to students and managers. The range of topics covered here is wide and diverse. The sourcing models available to client firms are discussed in great depth and the decision-making processes and c- siderations regarding the sourcing model and sourcing settings are examined. Vendor capabilities as well as client capabilities are studied in depth and links are offered to the various sourcing models. Issues pertaining to knowledge and expertise are also discussed throughout the book. Last but not least, the book examines current and - ture trends in outsourcing and offshoring, paying particular attention to the role that CIOs will play in shaping their sourcing strategies. The book is based on a vast empirical base brought together through years of - tensive research by the leading researchers of outsourcing and offshoring. June 2010 Ilan Oshri Julia Kotlarsky Organization Global Sourcing Workshop is an annual gathering of academics and practitioners. Program Committee Workshop Chair Leslie Willcocks (London School of Economics, London, UK) Workshop Committee Julia Kotlarsky (Warwick Business School, Coventry, UK) Ilan Oshri (Rotterdam School of Management, Rotterdam, The Netherlands) Joseph Rottman (St. Louis University, St.


Innovation Management SaaS distributed software development global software development information technology offshoring outsourcing software as a service software measurement software portfolio management

Editors and affiliations

  • Ilan Oshri
    • 1
  • Julia Kotlarsky
    • 2
  1. 1.Rotterdam School of ManagementRotterdamThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Warwick Business SchoolCoventryUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-15416-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-15417-1
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-1348
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-1356
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