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Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing

Digital Services and Platforms. Considerations for Sourcing

12th Global Sourcing Workshop 2018, La Thuile, Italy, February 21–24, 2018, Revised Selected Papers

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

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This book constitutes revised selected papers from the 12th international Global Sourcing Workshop 2018, held in La Thuile, Italy, in February 2018. The 9 contributions included were carefully reviewed and selected from 40 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 (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)
  • Partnering for Digital Innovation: A Competence-Based Study

    Pages 1-18

    Arkhipova, Daria (et al.)

  • The Barriers to Innovation: An Examination of the Effect of “Keeping the Lights on”

    Pages 19-34

    Oshri, Ilan

  • Exploring Determinants Influencing a Service-Oriented Enterprise Strategy: An Executive Management View

    Pages 35-55

    Plugge, Albert (et al.)

  • Automation of Knowledge-Based Shared Services and Centers of Expertise

    Pages 56-75

    Suri, Vipin K. (et al.)

  • Knowledge Boundary Spanning Mechanisms in a Shared Services Centre Context

    Pages 76-100

    Vieru, Dragos (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $44.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-15850-7
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $59.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-15849-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Digital Services and Platforms. Considerations for Sourcing
Book Subtitle
12th Global Sourcing Workshop 2018, La Thuile, Italy, February 21–24, 2018, Revised Selected Papers
Editors
  • Julia Kotlarsky
  • Ilan Oshri
  • Leslie Willcocks
Series Title
Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing
Series Volume
344
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-15850-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-15850-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-15849-1
Series ISSN
1865-1348
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 187
Number of Illustrations
35 b/w illustrations, 25 illustrations in colour
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