E-Business Process Management: Technologies and Solutions, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1599042061
  • ISBN-13: 9781599042060
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 322 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released July 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Modern-day supply chain management (SCM) continues to influence the economic and political landscape while being shaped by the wide array of forces known collectively as globalization. Instead of the traditional mode of firms competing against firms, there now are supply chains competing against supply chains. What is in good currency today refers to a firm's ability to identify the right suppliers to execute a given activity in the value chain, to organize such activities, and to manage its relationship with these suppliers.

E-Business Process Management: Technologies and Solutions explores the issues of supply chain management in a new perspective. It provides examples of integrated framework for global SCM, novel ways of improving flexibility, responsiveness and competitiveness via strategic IT alliances among channel members in a supply chain network, and techniques that might facilitate improved strategic decision-making in a SCM environment. In addition, E-Business Process Management introduces a game-theoretic approach to supply chain risk management, real-life case studies, and analyzes the effects of increased transparency in supply chain and business networks.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
E-Business Process Management: Technologies and Solutions: Table of Contents.
1: E-Governance.
2: E-Governance.
3: Introduction to Cryptography.
4: E-Business Process Management and Intellectual Property: Issues and Implications.
5: E-Business Technologies in E-Market Literature.
6: E-Commerce Standards: Transforming Industry Practice.
7: Interoperability on the Road to Enhance Government-to-Business.
8: Mobile Computing.
9: A Brief Overview of Wireless Systems and Standards.
10: Wireless Networks Based on WiFi and Related Technologies.
11: Consumers' Preferences and Attitudes Toward Mobile Office Use: A Technology Trade-Off Research Agenda.
12: Global Outsourcing of Business Services.
13: Sourcing and Outsourcing Arithmetic.
14: Strategies for Business Process Outsourcing: An Analysis of Alternatives, Opportunities, and Risks.
15: Web Delivery of College Level Courses.
16: Developing and Delivering Online Courses.
17: The Business of Online Education.
18: Risk Management.
19: E-Business Risk Management in Firms.
20: Electronic Risk Management.
About the Authors.