This research paper describes the outsourcing of software development. It examines the origins of the software outsourcing and analyses the key motivation and the major risks of this practice. The paper focuses mainly on the offshore outsourcing and gives an overview of the major offshore outsourcing destinations. The paper also analyses the current state of the software outsourcing and presents a set of factors, which will influence its further development.
Outsourcing is becoming more wide-spread in the world economy. This research paper aims to analyze possible advantages and disadvantages of outsourcing in corporate publishing branch. First, they highlight the most important theoretical achievements on outsourcing and vertical integration relevant to the industry. Second, they discuss different variants of making corporate media with production in-house or outsource. Then they look past to see some origins of outsourcing in corporate publishing, analyze some empirical data, consider the most significant trends in this industry and finally make assumptions on development of corporate publishing branch.