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Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing

Global Sourcing of Digital Services: Micro and Macro Perspectives

11th Global Sourcing Workshop 2017, La Thuile, Italy, February 22-25, 2017, Revised Selected Papers

Editors: Oshri, Ilan, Kotlarsky, Julia, Willcocks, Leslie P. (Eds.)

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This book constitutes revised selected papers from the 11th international Global Sourcing Workshop 2017, held in La Thuile, Italy, in February 2017. The 10 contributions included were carefully reviewed and selected from 45 submissions.

The book offers a review of the key topics in sourcing of services, populated with practical frameworks that serve as a tool kit to students and managers. The range of topics covered in this book is wide and diverse, offering micro and macro perspectives on successful sourcing of services. Case studies from various organizations, industries and countries are used extensively throughout the book, giving it a unique position within the current literature offering.


Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Services Offshoring: A Microfoundations Perspective

    Gerogiannis, Ilias (et al.)

    Pages 1-18

  • Motivation and Autonomy in Global Software Development

    Noll, John (et al.)

    Pages 19-38

  • Outsourcing 2.0: Towards an Innovation-Driven Process Model for Client-Vendor Relationships in Information Technology Outsourcing

    Linden, Robert (et al.)

    Pages 39-64

  • Understanding the Modularization of Business Services: The Maturity of Firms in Bundling Services

    Plugge, Albert (et al.)

    Pages 65-80

  • Software Bots - The Next Frontier for Shared Services and Functional Excellence

    Suri, Vipin K. (et al.)

    Pages 81-94

Buy this book

eBook £35.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-70305-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover £44.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-70304-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Global Sourcing of Digital Services: Micro and Macro Perspectives
Book Subtitle
11th Global Sourcing Workshop 2017, La Thuile, Italy, February 22-25, 2017, Revised Selected Papers
Editors
  • Ilan Oshri
  • Julia Kotlarsky
  • Leslie P. Willcocks
Series Title
Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing
Series Volume
306
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-70305-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-70305-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-70304-6
Series ISSN
1865-1348
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 163
Number of Illustrations
25 b/w illustrations
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