Versión electrónica ISSN 0718 - 1566
Versión impresa ISSN 0716 - 1921

Network of Enterprises: Virtual Enterprise
This paper summarizes some theoretical contributions on the new organizational paradigm: Network-Enterprise. Its importance is the product of the constant and rapidly changing environment that forces organizations to gain competitive advantage through strategies of cooperation. This paper briefl y explains the concept, grounds, design, classifi cation, components and behavior of virtual enterprises, since they are the major fi gures of the dominant paradigm.