The objective of this course is to study the technologies and architectures that are in use in E-commerce today. The topics to be covered include:
Supporting technologies and tools, Architecture (e.g. Java commerce solution), Protocols and standards, Security, Business models, Payment mechanisms, and Case studies.
Kalakota and Whinston.Frontiers of Electronic Commerce, Addison Wesley.
Daniel Amor.The E-Business revolution, Hewlett-Packard Professional Books, Prentice Hall, PTR, 2000.
Internet magazine and other journals.
Several web-sites on the Internet.