Introduction to E-commerce: meaning and Definition.
Internet has revolutionized the way business is conducted nowadays. Electronic networks allow people to transcend the barriers of time and distance and take advantages of global markets and business opportunities.
E-commerce has become a necessary component of business strategy, planning and economic development in the emerging global economy. The integration of information and communications technology in business has revolutionized relationships within organizations and those between and among organizations and individuals. the results of the use of information and communication Technology in business has enhanced productivity, encouraged greater customer participation, and enabled mass customization, besides reducing costs. Most major corporations and organizations have websites for e-commerce related activities and they want to maintain high availability of their web sites and satisfactory services to their users.