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Digital Communities in a Networked Society : e-Commerce, e-Business and e-Government - Manuel J. Mendes

Digital Communities in a Networked Society

e-Commerce, e-Business and e-Government

By: Manuel J. Mendes (Editor), Reima Suomi (Editor), Carlos Passos (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 21st April 2004
ISBN: 9781402077951
Number Of Pages: 456

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Digital Communities in a Networked Society: e-Commerce, e-Business and e-Government deals with the accelerating evolution in the computerization of society. This evolution, or should we call it a revolution, is dominantly driven by the Internet, and documented by the novelties introduced, year by year, by Information and Communication Technologies.
The book contains recent results of research and development in the areas of:
-Business models of e-applications,
-Innovative structures in the internet,
-Auctions and e-payment,
-Future aspects of communication,
-Internet and the web,
-Advanced platforms and grid computing,
-Cooperation and integration,
-Modeling and construction of e-services.

E-government - a roadmap for progressp. 3
Reducing normative and informative asymmetries in fiscal management for local administrationsp. 13
Who are the Internet content providers?p. 27
Net market makers in the Australian B2B E-spacep. 39
The success strategies for hybrid business modelp. 51
Influence of electronic business technologies on supply chain transformationsp. 65
Product platforms for the media industryp. 77
Dynamic management of business service quality in collaborative commerce systemsp. 89
Software for the changing E-businessp. 103
Dynamic ROI calculations for E-commerce systemsp. 119
[mu]P : a micropayment systemp. 131
Electronic auctions in Finlandp. 143
I-centric communicationsp. 157
A communication framework towards flexible associations of businesses in evolving environmentsp. 175
Introducing new business models in provision of QOS networksp. 187
The semantic Webp. 203
Web personalization based on user's trade-offsp. 215
XML alone is not sufficient for effective Webedip. 227
Institutional websites personalization using macro and micro user profilesp. 239
The grid : an enabling infrastructure for future E-business, E-commerce and E-government applicationsp. 253
Inter-organizational E-services accounting management on computational gridsp. 267
A web services providerp. 279
Using metamodels to promote date integration in an E-government application scenariop. 293
A service oriented approach to interorganisational cooperationp. 307
A data and event oriented workflow process definition metamodel coherent with the UML profile for EDOC systemsp. 319
XML-based E-contractingp. 333
ICT support for evolving harmonization of international alliancesp. 345
Modeling framework for E-business systemsp. 357
Reference models for advanced E-servicesp. 369
Mapping "enterprise business architecture" to "information systems framework"p. 395
A COTS-oriented process for constructing adaptable E-government servicesp. 415
Analysis of the relation between service parameters for service level management and system utilizationp. 427
Use of models and modelling techniques for service developmentp. 441
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ISBN: 9781402077951
ISBN-10: 1402077955
Series: IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 456
Published: 21st April 2004
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.5  x 2.54
Weight (kg): 0.71