It is imperative to equip practitioners with a workable framework to manage component-based development in distributed environments, and to offer a theoretical construct to academics wishing to advance the study of global teams. This book outlines the key challenges faced by projects and offers tools to implement CBD in global teams.
JULIA KOTLARSKY is Associate Professor of Information Systems, Information Systems and Management Group, Warwick Business School, UK. She holds a PhD in Information Systems and Management from Erasmus University, The Netherlands. Her research interests revolve around managing knowledge, social and technical aspects of globally distributed software development teams, and IT outsourcing. Kotlarsky has written on this subject and her work has been widely published in books and journals. www.juliakotlarsky.com ILAN OSHRI is Associate Professor of Strategy and Technology Management, Rotterdam School of management, The Netherlands . He holds a PhD in Strategy and Technological Innovations from Warwick Business School, UK. His research interests lies in the area of learning, knowledge management and innovation in global teams. His work has been widely published in books and journals. www.ilanoshri.com