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It Consulting And Outsourcing Firms: Evolution, Business Models, And Future Prospects

Kerim Galal, Ansgar Richter and Vera Wendlandt

in The Oxford Handbook of Management Consulting

Published in print March 2012 | ISBN: 9780199235049
Published online September 2012 | | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199235049.013.0006

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Business and Management

 It Consulting And Outsourcing Firms: Evolution, Business Models, And Future Prospects

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This article discusses the evolution of IT consulting and outsourcing firms. It first describes the emergence and evolution of IT consulting and outsourcing, and then identifies the various players in this market. The next section studies the size and structure of IT consulting. This article also examines the different business models of IT consulting and outsourcing firms and compares these models with those of general management consulting firms.

Keywords: IT consulting and outsourcing; size; structure; business models; general management consulting

Article.  9347 words. 

Subjects: Business and Management ; Business Strategy ; Organizational Theory and Behaviour

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