What are the most common outsourcing strategies? Which objectives can be realized? And which factors are critical for success? These and other questions are answered in the Ardour Sourcing Pulse Check 2013. For the study, the Ardour Consulting Group interviewed more than 100 companies in different industries about their sourcing activities in the last 12 months. In a detailed report, they identify current trends, troubles and decisions patterns in the German outsourcing market.