Introduction, Definition, Objectives, Advantages and disadvantages, Forces driving E-Commerce, Traditional commerce Vs. E-Commerce, E-Commerce opportunities for Industries, Growth of E-Commerce.
E-Commerce Models: Business to consumer, Business to Business, Consumer to Consumer, other models – Brokerage Model, Aggregator Model, Info-mediary Model, Community Model and value chain Model.
Electronic Payment Systems: Special features required in payment systems, Types of Epayment systems, E-Cash, E-cheque, credit card, Smart Card, Electronic Purses. E-Marketing, E-Customer Relationship Management, E-Supply Chain Management.
Security Issues in E-Commerce: Security risk of E-Commerce, Types of threats, Security tools and risk management approach. Cyber laws, Business Ethics, EDI Application in business.