In recent years there can be observed a constant development of the Internet industry, in which outsourcing is gaining significance. The enterprises in this branch are very diversified. On the one hand there exist many single owner-operator microenterprises on the market whereas on the other hand there are also huge international corporations. Both of the types need a support in different areas of their activity. The aim of this paper is the presentation of outsourcing's advantages and disadvantages, as well as the possibilities of its application, exemplified by the case of the Internet industry.
Financed by the National Centre for Research and Development under grant No. SP/I/1/77065/10 by the strategic scientific research and experimental development program:
SYNAT - “Interdisciplinary System for Interactive Scientific and Scientific-Technical Information”.