An Insight into Software Crowd Sourcing: How Crowd can transform the Business Model for Technology Service Providers

Dhananjay Mehta
2014 International Journal of Computer Applications  
Crowdsourcing is a distributed computing model which enables sharing of human efforts in form of ideas, nonhierarchical decision making; utilization of human intelligence and collaboration on complex real world problems that otherwise cannot be solved by any individual person , machine or organization easily. It leverage machine learning, automation, artificial intelligence and collective intelligence into real world challenges combining computation, mobile devices and social interaction to
more » ... eve large-scale distributed computing. This paper examines how software crowdsourcing can be helpful for technology service providers like IBM, TCS, Infosys, Accenture etc. and its potentials in transforming present technology outsourcing business model.
doi:10.5120/17742-8900 fatcat:dteodun63bdcvnw73q6nzpsjre