Outsourcing: An Information Systems Development Case Study in an Indonesian SME

  • Mira Kartiwi
  • Helen Hasan
Conference paper

Abstract

Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) comprise the vast majority of businesses throughout Asia. Indeed, in the last twenty years, there has been a considerable growth in terms of the number of SMEs throughout Asian economies, and Indonesia in particular. The importance of SMEs to the Indonesia economy is further highlighted by their contribution to national development and by the fact that, as a sector, they provide and create jobs especially during time of recession.

Keywords

Information System Management Information System Provider Selection Process Organizational Learning Process Small Medium Enterprise 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mira Kartiwi
    • 1
  • Helen Hasan
    • 1
  1. 1.University of WollongongWollongongAustralia

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