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E Business Project

E Business Project

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Published by: Reejo Francis on Feb 20, 2011
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Electronic Business commonly referred to as e-business or e-business

may be defined as the civilization of information and all the activities of

business commerce constitutes the exchange of products and services between

business, groups and individuals and can be run as one of the essential

activities of any business. Electronic commerce focuses on the use of ICT to

enable the external activities and relationship of the business with individuals,

groups and other businesses. Electronic business methods enable companies to

link their internal and external data processing system more efficiently and

flexibly to work more closely with suppliers and partners of their customers.

In practice, e-business is more than just e-commerce. While e-business

regards to strategies focus with an emphases on the function that occur using


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electronic capabilities, e-commerce is a subset of an over all e-business

strategy. E-business involves business processes spanning the entire value

chain. Electronic purchasing and supply chain management, processing orders

electronically, handling customer service, and co-operating with business

partners. Special technical standard for e-business facilitate the exchange of

data between companies E-business software solution allow the integration of

infra and inter firm business processes.

E-business can be conducted using the web, the internet, intranets,

extranets or some combinations of these. Basically electronic commerce (EC)

is the process of buying transferring or exchanging products, services and / or

information via computer networks including the internet Electronic commerce

can be benefited from many perspective including business process, service

learning collaborative, community. Electronic commerce is often confused with

e-business. “E-business may be defined as The transformation of an

organization’s processes to deliver additional customers value through the

application of technology. Philosophies and computing of the new economy”

Three primary processes are enhanced in E-business.

a)Production Process


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Which include procurements ordering and replenishment of stock,

processing of payments, and electronic links with suppliers and productions

control processes among others.

b) Customer Forced Processes

Which include promotional and marketing efforts, selling over the

internet, payment and customer purchase orders and payment and customer

support, among others.


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Internal Management Processes

Which include employee services training internal information, sharing

video conferencing and recruiting. Electronic applications enhance information

flow between production and sales forces to improve sales force productivity.

Work group communications and electronic publishing of internet business

information are like wise made more efficient.

2.2 Classification of E-business

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