Systematic Literature Review Protocol for Software Outsourcing Partnership (SOP)
Software Outsourcing Partnership (SOP) is a relationship between client and vendor organizations for shared goals. A SOP is different than ordinary outsourcing contractual relationship. Usually a successful outsourcing relationship may lead to outsourcing partnership. The paper is to identify factors via Systematic Literature Review (SLR), that are significant to be developed by outsourcing vendor organization which lead them to convert existing outsourcing contractual relationship into outsourcing partnership with client organization. SLR will be used for the aforementioned objective. SLR is based on a structured protocol and is more thorough than ordinary review.