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Architectures for E-Business Systems

Building the Foundation for Tomorrow's Success, 1st Edition

Edited by Sanjiv Purba

Auerbach Publications

824 pages | 114 B/W Illus.

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As companies grapple with rigid market conditions and we keep hearing how the big technology players are being punished on Wall Street, it becomes easy to think of the Internet as a fad. The Internet frenzy may have subsided, but interest in the Internet as a business and marketing tool is still strong. It will continue to impact organizations and create opportunities.

Sooner or later every organization will use the Internet for some facet, large or small, of its business. Architecture for e-Business Systems: Building the Foundation for Tomorrow's Success provides complete coverage of best practices and architecture applications. The book gives hands-on details to the IT manager faced with the daunting task of transitioning 40 years worth of computing detritus supporting a brick-and-mortar operation into an online business - melding the walk-in customer with the surf-in customer. It highlights strategy and planning, e-enabled business solutions, wireless and mobile business solutions, project development approaches, e-enabled architecture and design, toolkits, testing, performance, and security.

The Internet will continue to impact individuals and organizations. Companies looking to grow their business through the Internet will find numerous new opportunities. With its focus on strategic and tactical knowledge Architecture for e-Business Systems: Building the Foundation for Tomorrow's Success shows you how to successfully build and deploy Internet applications that stand up to the rigors of today's demanding business environment.

Table of Contents


Strategy and Planning

Business-to-Business Integration Using E-Commerce, I. Gileadi

Business-to-Business Exchanges, M. Tumolo

The ASP Model: Evolution and Future Challenges, J. Davies

Enclaves: The Enterprise as an Extranet, B. T. Koch

The Legal and Regulatory Environment of the Internet, L.D. Dietz

Writing and Implementing Internet Acceptable Use Policies, J.E. Gaskin

Designing Equitable Chargeback Systems, C.B. Tayntor

e-Enabled Business Solutions

Building an e-Business Solution, M. Simonyi

Customer Relationship Management: New Technology, Same Rules, C. Cook

e-CRM Is Not eASY, A. Lee

Electronic Bill Presentment and Payment, R. Kumar

Are Human Resource Departments Ready for E-HR? M. Karakanian

Call Management and the Internet, J. Fiske

Wireless and Mobile Business Solutions

Living in a Wireless World: Wireless Technology 101, M. Cook

Wireless: A Business and Technology Perspective, M. Barnhart, R. Joshi, D. Peasley, and J. Staw

Building a Wireless Web Solution: Tools and Justification for Building Wireless Web Solutions, S. Duford

Putting Data in the Palm of Your Hand, A. Lee

Programming Wireless Applications, G. Held

Wireless Communications Data Center: Part I, J.R. Vacca

Wireless Communications Data Center: Part II, J.R. Vacca

Wireless Internet Security, D.S. Lee

Project Approaches and Life Cycle

Prototyping Methods for Building Web Applications, J.Q. Chen and R.D. Heath

Component-Based Development, N. Stonelake

User Interface Rejuvenation Methodologies Available with Web-to-Host Integration Solutions, C. Colomb and A. Guruge

Determining Whether to Buy or Build an E-Commerce Infrastructure, C.A. Siegel

An Implementor's Guide to E-Commerce, J. Care

e-Enabled Architecture and Design

Usability Design for Web-Based Applications, C. Forsythe

Component Architectures: COM and CORBA, T.M. Rajkumar and D.K. Holthaus

Distributed Computing: Objects and Components in the Enterprise, D. Russo

Developing Internet Solutions with SOAP, C. Dow

Elements of a Well-Designed Corporate Web Site, M.G. Irving

Developing a Trusted Infrastructure for Electronic Commerce Services, D.Litwack

Evaluating and Selecting e-Commerce Software Solutions, D.E. Sharp

The e-Enabled Toolkit

Selecting Hardware and Operating System Software for E-Commerce, D.E. Sharp

XML-Rosetta Stone for Data, J. van den Hoven

XML: A Common Data Exchange Language for Businesses, C. Dow

Reengineering Information Systems with XML, C.-M. Chiu

Linux and the Web, S. Padmanabharao

Java and Its Supporting Technologies, R. Venkataraman

Java and C++: Similarities, Differences, and Performance, A. Fadlalla, P. J. Jalics, and V. Matos

JavaBeans and Java Enterprise Server Platform, D. Wadsworth

Solution Testing

Integrated Automated Software Testing: A Life Cycle Approach, L.G. Hayes

Web-Based Testing and Capacity Planning, T. Clarke

Evaluating and Selecting Automated Testing Tools, P.P. Kuver

Testing Object-Based Applications, P.P. Kuver

Security Testing Is Not All the Same: A Reference Taxonomy, J. Kates

Introduction to Penetration Testing, S. Fried

Performing Penetration Testing, S. Fried

Solution Performance and Security

Framework for Internet Security Planning, M.J. Garfield and P.G. McKeown

Internet Security: Securing the Perimeter, D.G. Conorich

Security Management for the World Wide Web, L.L. McGhie and P.Q. Maier

Firewall Management and Internet Attacks, J.J. Lowder

Protecting against Hacker Attacks, E. Norris

Improving Performance in Environments: Java, P.J. Jalics and D. Golden

Optimizing Web Design and Database Performance, S. Padmanabharao

Advanced Topics

Cellular Digital Packet Data: An Emerging Mobile Network Service, N. J. Muller

TN3270 and TN5250 Internet Standards, E. Bailey

Knowledge Portal Classification Technology: Mapping Knowledge Landscapes, M.J.D. Sutton


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BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Information Management
COMPUTERS / Information Technology
COMPUTERS / Software Development & Engineering / General