E-Business Models, Services and Communications, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1599048337
  • ISBN-13: 9781599048338
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 442 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released March 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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With the rapid advancement in information technologies, e-business is growing in significance and is having a direct impact upon business applications and technologies.

E-Business Models, Services and Communications provides researchers and practitioners with valuable information on recent advances and developments in emerging e-business models and technologies. This book covers a variety of topics such as e-business models, telecommunication network utilization, online consumer behavior, electronic communication adoption and service provider strategies as well as privacy policies and implementation issues.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: E-Business Models and Organizations.
2: Markets, Hierarchies, and the Evolving Nature of Interorganizational Cooperation.
3: Implementing E-Business Models in the Public Services: Challenges, Constraints, and Successful Elements.
4: Ambient E-Service: Applications and Embracing Model.
5: Superior Customer Value and Network Size in Markets Characterized by Network Effects.
6: E-Business Strategies.
7: Pure Play vs. Bricks-and-Clicks: A Study of Their Benefits and Practices.
8: Engaging SMEs in E-Business: Insights from an Empirical Study.
9: China and India: E-Business in the Developing World.
10: The Role of Trust in Business-to-Business E-Commerce Collaboration in a Unique Environment in Australia.
11: Web Services.
12: Incorporating Web Services into E-Business Systems: An SME Perspective.
13: Modelling in Clinical Practice with Web Services and BPEL.
14: Assessing the Potential Impact of Web Services on Business Processes.
15: Web Service Orchestration and Choreography: Enabling Business Processes on the Web.
16: Metering and Accounting for Service-Oriented Computing.
17: Online Consumer Behavior.
18: Effects of Web-Based Customer Relationship Management on Customer Satisfaction: A Structural Equation Modeling Analysis.
19: The Formation of Online Trust.
20: The Influence of Familiarity and Security on Decision Making Processes in E-Commerce: The Role of User Experience.
21: Online Intermediaries.
22: The Roles of Online Intermediaries in Collective Memory-Supported Electronic Negotiation.
23: Morethailand.com: Online Travel Intermediary.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.