Johannes Neumann – Comenius University in Bratislava, Faculty of Management, Odbojárov 10, Bratislava 820 05, Slovak Republic
Milan Fekete – Comenius University in Bratislava, Faculty of Management, Odbojárov 10, Bratislava 820 05, Slovak Republic


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This article is examining and determining the phenomenon of virtual cooperation in the
industrial environment. Its goal is to research and find insights into whether virtual corporations are a
viable alternative to classical and more traditional cooperation forms such as alliances, joint ventures
and others. Virtual Enterprises (VEs) are and could be therefore a new organizational business concept
to cope with actual and future challenges for companies in the globalization phases. This approach is
based on merging all core competencies of a company in a network like organization. This seems to be
a necessary response to deal with fast growing economies, fast changing conditions of certain markets
and to become an agile reacting company in this environment.


Virtual organization, Virtual enterprises, Virtualization, Cooperation forms, Collaboration, Technology.


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