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Outsourcing 

Outsourcing is a composition of the words outside,

resource and using. That means that execution of

certain in-house tasks are completely transfered to

one or several external companies for a certain period

of time based on the contractual Service Agreements” (Krcmar 2015) 

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Backsourcing 

“pulling back in-house [previously outsourced] activities as outsourcing contracts expire or are terminated”

(Hirschheim 1998, qtd. in McLaughlin/Peppard 2006) 

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Backsourcing

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