13E114IEP - E-business Infrastructure

Course specification
Course title E-business Infrastructure
Acronym 13E114IEP
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Computer Engineering and Informatics
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 6.0 Status elective
Condition none
The goal Introduce concepts of electronic commerce and elements of hardware and software infrastructure.
The outcome By the end of this course, students will be able to: understand required hardware and software infrastructure, business models and security threats in electronic commerce systems.
URL to the subject page
URL to lectures
Contents of lectures Centralized and distributed systems for electronic commerce. Middleware software. Business models among companies (B2B), clients (C2C), and clients and companies (B2C). Security aspects of electronic commerce. Payment transaction management systems in electronic commerce. Mobile electronic commerce.
Contents of exercises Practical part of the course covers practical problems and solutions from the e-business domain. Students are introduced with brand new ICT technologies for implementation of systems for e-business. Key technologies presented here are: ASP .NET MVC, C#, ORM, Java, web applications, web services, brand new platforms for development of applications for mobile devices (Android, etc.).
  1. Milutinovic V., Patricelli F., (eds), E-Business and E-Challenges, IOS Press Inc., 2002, ISBN-13: 978-1586032760
  2. Laudon K., Traver C., E-Commerce: Business, Technology, Society, (2nd) Pearson Education, 2004, ISBN-13: 978-0321269379
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
2 2 1
Methods of teaching Lectures, exercises, laboratory exercises and practical projects.
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 30
Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
Colloquia 20
Seminars 50