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Ch 10: Electronic Commerce Information Systems

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Explore fun and engaging lessons in this self-paced chapter to improve your understanding of electronic commerce information systems. Our multiple-choice quizzes and practice exam make it easy to check your knowledge of these systems as you aim to excel on a test, assignment or project.

Electronic Commerce Information Systems - Chapter Summary

Feel confident that you fully grasp the basics of electronic commerce information systems by exploring this chapter's bite-sized lessons. Our instructors closely examine electronic payment systems, e-businesses, relationship marketing, computerized accounting systems, group decision support systems (GDSS) and much more. Review the lessons at your own pace and take accompanying quizzes to ensure you understanding these topics. Any questions you have can be submitted to our experts via the Dashboard. By the end of this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Define e-commerce and m-commerce and explain how they have impacted consumer privacy and fraud
  • Share the definitions of business-to-consumer and business-to-business e-commerce
  • Differentiate between e-procurement and e-marketplaces
  • Provide examples of transaction processing systems
  • Detail types of e-businesses
  • List benefits of marketing and human resource information systems
  • Identify and discuss workgroup application software for business teams
  • Explain the impact information technology has on the economy

15 Lessons in Chapter 10: Electronic Commerce Information Systems
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e-commerce & m-commerce: Buying & Selling on the Web & Mobile Devices

1. e-commerce & m-commerce: Buying & Selling on the Web & Mobile Devices

E-commerce and m-commerce have transformed the way that organizations and consumers conduct business. Additional topics discussed in this lesson include B2B, B2C, C2C, and e-government.

Impact of e-Commerce and m-Commerce on Consumer Privacy and Fraud

2. Impact of e-Commerce and m-Commerce on Consumer Privacy and Fraud

There are a number of challenges in the world of e-commerce and m-commerce stemming from the ease of information exchange over the Internet. The issues discussed in this lesson include consumer privacy and fraud.

Electronic Payment Systems: Definition & Types

3. Electronic Payment Systems: Definition & Types

Electronic payment systems are a common way for businesses and consumers to exchange goods and services. In this lesson, we'll study the concept of an electronic payment system and identify the types of electronic payment methods used in the business field.

What is Business-to-Consumer E-Commerce? - Definition & Examples

4. What is Business-to-Consumer E-Commerce? - Definition & Examples

Business-to-consumer E-commerce has changed the way customers buy products from stores and businesses. This lesson discusses the benefits of business-to-consumer E-commerce. A short quiz follows the lesson.

What is Business-to-Business E-Commerce? - Definition & Examples

5. What is Business-to-Business E-Commerce? - Definition & Examples

Some businesses primarily serve other businesses instead of consumers, and business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce has become an increasingly important means of providing that service. In this lesson, you'll learn about B2B e-commerce.

What Are E-Procurement & E-Marketplaces?

6. What Are E-Procurement & E-Marketplaces?

Procurement is part of the traditional business process, but procurement options have changed. This lesson examines two fundamental concepts found in the area of electronic business: e-procurement and e-marketplace.

E-Businesses: Types & Examples

7. E-Businesses: Types & Examples

The post-WWII technology boom, specifically the Internet, has changed business incredibly. It's created new businesses and changed how existing businesses operate. In this lesson, we'll discuss how that has occurred and look at some examples.

Transaction Processing Systems: Application & Examples

8. Transaction Processing Systems: Application & Examples

In this lesson, we'll take a look at transaction processing systems, what they are, why transactions are significant, some applications, and examples of transactions.

What is Relationship Marketing? - Definition & Strategies

9. What is Relationship Marketing? - Definition & Strategies

Relationship marketing is a buyer-friendly approach to business. In this lesson, you'll learn what relationship marketing is as well as look at some related strategies.

What is a Marketing Information System? - Definition, Benefits & Example

10. What is a Marketing Information System? - Definition, Benefits & Example

Marketing information systems are important tools that help marketing managers and business owners make decisions about product development and promotional activities. In this lesson, you'll learn why they are important and look at some real-life ways companies use them.

Human Resource Information Systems: Costs & Benefits to Employees, HR and Organizations

11. Human Resource Information Systems: Costs & Benefits to Employees, HR and Organizations

While we may be heading to a 'paperless' office, the amount of information handled by HR professionals seems to keep growing. In this lesson, you'll learn about human resource information systems and how they can help with information management.

What Is a Computerized Accounting System? - Types, Advantages & Disadvantages

12. What Is a Computerized Accounting System? - Types, Advantages & Disadvantages

This lesson explains what a computerized accounting system is, how a company selects a system, and what the advantages and disadvantages of computerized accounting systems are.

Workgroup Application Software for Business Teams

13. Workgroup Application Software for Business Teams

Many activities in organizations are carried out by workgroups. Learn about specialized workgroup software that makes it easier for members to communicate and collaborate more effectively in this video lesson.

Group Decision Support Systems (GDSS): Improving the Group-Decision-Making Environment

14. Group Decision Support Systems (GDSS): Improving the Group-Decision-Making Environment

A Group Decision Support System, or GDSS, consists of interactive software that allows for making decisions by a group of participants. Learn about some of the tools used in a GDSS.

Information Technology: Impact on the Economy

15. Information Technology: Impact on the Economy

Information technology has impacted the economy in a number of ways. The most noticeable changes involve e-commerce, marketing tactics, facilitation of globalization, job insecurity, and job design. This lesson will explore a variety of concepts pertaining to the changing economy, including downsizing, outsourcing, the use of cookies, the benefits and costs of globalization, and the impact of e-commerce.

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