Exploring the Key Capabilities for Offshore IS Sourcing

  title={Exploring the Key Capabilities for Offshore IS Sourcing},
  author={S. Balaji and C. Ranganathan},
While there has been a tremendous increase in the number of firms engaging in IS offshoring efforts, many firms have been unsuccessful in realizing the intended benefits from offshoring. Most firms acknowledge the potential gains from offshoring, but lack the key capabilities for effective IS offshoring. Building on the dynamic capabilities perspective, and drawing upon extant research in strategic alliances, international business, distributed work management and virtual teams, we propose four… CONTINUE READING

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