We support our clients in dealing with the challenges of the digital revolution using the tried and tested Sourcing International methodology.
Digital transformation requires successful innovation management, suitable cloud services and professional multi-provider management. The Sourcing International methodology prepares your management system for these tasks.
Strategic orientation, design and conversion into regular operation: The proven Sourcing International methodology allows our clients to manage the entire cycle of digital transformation.
Sourcing International assists clients in identifying digital potentials, develop appropriate solutions and prepare their organisation for the transformation process.
Using the Sourcing International methodology, successful cloud migration always occurs on the basis of a strategic IT concept and a corresponding enterprise governance model.
Multi-sourcing requires adaptations to structures, processes, infrastructure and operating models. With the Sourcing International methodology, we support our clients in mastering hybrid-sourced operations.
The evaluation of cloud services is a massive challenge. The Sourcing International methodology helps our clients to perform an analysis tailored to their area of application.
SOURCING INTERNATIONAL is not an exclusively Austrian undertaking. It is a joint venture formed by the fusion of Höllwarth Consulting and 42virtual. The two companies have existed for many years and have frequently cooperated successfully on large projects.
"The consolidation of experience in a close and professional cooperation allows SOURCING INTERNATIONAL to provide high efficiency and offer a broad spectrum of services."
Mag. Oliver Lindlbauer
Cloud Compliance for Companies
Sourcing International helps organizations formulate a clear cloud strategy, establish an effective cloud policy, evaluate cloud services quickly and economically and document all decisions transparently.
An extremely efficient process that is an integral element of the corporate digital strategy and thus of modern IT compliance.
GDPR-READY in 90 days
Sourcing International supports businesses in understanding the ten essential GDPR to-dos, and shows how to design a GDPR project in three phases and structure the individual challenges sensibly into 24 work packages. Guidelines and infographics, forms, templates and online tools help to achieve an appropriate GDPR status quickly.
The Sourcing International method guarantees GDPR-readiness within a short time.
Managing GDPR Projects Efficiently
Practical experience from completed GDPR projects
Much has been reported about the GDPR, and the key facts are well known by now. But many people nevertheless still lack a clear understanding of how to implement the GDPR in practice in a given company.
What really needs to be done, which tools are useful, how long does it take, what aspects require the most focus?
“Sourcing International helped us to establish a very efficient and transparent model for examining business cases. With this model, we are now able to independently compare various IT outsourcing variants. The graphical representation supports our decisions at the management level.”
Dr. Markus Fallenböck
CEO & Chief Sales Officer B2C
VGN Medien Holding GmbH (Vienna, Austria)
“The team of consultants from Sourcing International supported us efficiently in achieving our GDPR project goal in only a few months. Thank you for the good cooperation.”
Gas Connect Austria (Vienna, Austria)
“Dr. Höllwarth (Sourcing International) manages a European network of lawyers (CPC) very effectively. He is able to convert numerous and diverse ideas and proposals into measurable goals, objectives and tasks. By doing so, he ensures that the network will be able to position itself as a reliable European agency for organisations facing the challenges of the GDPR in 2019.”
JK Group d.o.o. (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
"I have been working with Dr. Tobias Höllwarth (Sourcing International) for over three years in the field of data protection in the cloud environment. The main focus of our work is on identifying, preparing, and delivering structured content within a network of lawyers (CPC) from over 30 countries. Tobias manages and leads this project in a calm and respectful manner, and he never misses even a byte of information that is relevant to our project—despite dealing with extensive amounts of critical information coming from so many participants."
Head of Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law
Kambourov & Partners, Attorneys at law (Sofia, Bulgaria)
“As a long-time customer of your organisation, I want to thank you for the excellent support during the establishment of our portfolio reporting system. My gratitude goes out to you and your team.”
Trans Austria Gasleitung GmbH (Vienna, Austria)
“As the leader of the CPC network, Dr. Höllwarth is doing an outstanding job in bringing together expert lawyers from a number of jurisdictions. He is very efficient at pursuing our goals and at the same time very pleasant to work with.”
Grette (Oslo, Norway)
“Tobias is the strategic mind and the driving force behind the CPC project. He is the one that managed to bring together and continuously expand a group of lawyers from all over Europe, which is now beginning to make tangible contributions to the discourse on data protection in Europe under the brand name EuroCloud. That is what project management is about!”
Zepos & Yannopoulos (Athens, Greece)
“Dr. Höllwarth has succeeded in bringing together a network of lawyers from across the EU with the goal of reducing cloud topics—and GDPR-related issues in particular—to a common denominator that is easily comprehensible and applicable in practice. Following up on the base document entitled ‘Cloud Privacy Check’, many other simplified presentations of seemingly complex topics have been published.”
Dr. Jens Eckhardt
Derra, Meyer & Partner Rechtsanwälte PartGmbB (Düsseldorf, Germany)
"Sourcing International proved to be a valuable and competent partner for AVL in the realization of the GDPR requirements. Thanks to the efficient and target-oriented methodology of Sourcing International, AVL was able to achieve GDPR compliance very quickly. I extend my thanks to the team of Sourcing International for the friendly and customer-oriented cooperation."
Head of Global Safety and Security
AVL LIST GMBH
"Thank you for the fascinating 2-day introduction and sensitization to the far-reaching topic of the cloud, and especially on selecting the right cloud provider. I look forward to developing a cloud strategy."
Mag. Martin Rockenschaub
IT Services of Sozialversicherung GmbH (Vienna, Austria)
"Within the two days we were able to achieve a very uniform understanding on the topic of the cloud among our quite heterogeneous group of participants. I believe that we have found a good partner for the design and implementation of our cloud strategy in Dr. Höllwarth."
Ing. Jürgen Hackl, MBA
Head of Application and Operation Management
IT-Services der Sozialversicherung GmbH
"Mr. Höllwarth and Mr. Fesel presented the topic of the cloud very well and conveyed a very positive approach to this rather complex subject matter. The two workshop modules were very well structured and coherent, and the balance between theory and implementation was perfect."
Head of GesundheitsInformatik
Oberösterreichische Gesundheitsholding GmbH
"The presented tools will provide valuable assistance to us in the coming years. Sourcing International familiarized us with the complex subject “cloud” in a very comprehensible way."
Head of IT Technology
Oberösterreichische Gesundheitsholding GmbH
"I am now much better aware of the aspects to pay attention to during the introduction of cloud services in the future. A successful introduction to a current topic."
Mag. Rudolf Gruber
"Sourcing International supported us in establishing our corporate cloud strategy, and they did so very pragmatically and quickly. Thank you"
Strategic Corporate IT Management
ÖBB-Holding AG (Vienna, Austria)
"Thank you for the excellent talk on “Digital Strategies for Businesses Using Practical Examples”. Few speakers are capable of presenting such a complex topic so comprehensibly. This was the best lecture in a long time for me."
Dr. Alexander Loisel
Thanks to the combination of high technical competence and a pragmatically oriented approach, the cooperation with you was crucial for the success of our implementation. Many thanks!
ÖBB Group (Vienna)
The training conducted by Dr. Höllwarth (Sourcing International) was very compact, with a lot of relevant and easily implementable content. The instructor obviously has extensive experience in the field and offered many pragmatical and objective approaches to dealing effectively with conflict situations relating to cloud projects in organisations while simultaneously taking the diverse requirements and concerns of the different stakeholders into consideration.
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