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  • Trading Systems and Electronic Commerce

    Robert B. Johnston Robert Johnston, BSc (Hons), MSc, DipEd, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the Department of Business Systems at Monash University, Clayton Victoria. Robert spent many years working in manufacturing industry, much of the time as a freelance consultant. He designed and implemented over 25 systems in financial control, inventory control, production control, sales analysis, and materials requirement planning. His research interests include electronic commerce, electronic data interchange, advanced trading and marketing systems, management information systems, production and inventory control and human issues in computer system implementation.

     

     

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    Trading Systems and Electronic Commerce
    Eruditions Publishing, Melbourne, 1998.
    Papercover, 240 pages, 190 mm x 270 mm.
    ISBN 978-186491001-8 RRP AU$ 59.95 (Incl. GST)
    [Postage/Handling: Within Australia AU$15; International, AU$25 Air Mail]


  • Description

    An up-to-date, practical and class-tested text in Electronic Commerce. The book examines computer automation of business trading systems within and between business organisations. It helps students understand the problems and solutions of automating normal business trading systems.

    Within organisations, it covers such topics as sales order entry and dispatching, purchasing and receiving, accounting and inventory systems. Between organisations, it looks at Universal Product Numbering, Automatic Identification (bar coding), Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), Electronic Funds Transfer, security in electronic information exchanges and the Internet. The book is fully illustrated. There are further reading suggestions and review questions at the end of each chapter. (Solutions are provided at the end of the book.)

    Suited for the following courses: Undergraduate and Postgraduate Electronic Commerce, Business Process Transformation, and Computerised Trading Systems in departments of Business, Business Systems, Computers and Information Technology.
     

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    Trading Systems and Electronic Commerce
    Eruditions Publishing, Melbourne, 1998.
    Papercover, 240 pages, 190 mm x 270 mm.
    ISBN 978-186491001-8 RRP AU$ 59.95 (Incl. GST)
    [Postage/Handling: Within Australia AU$15; International, AU$25 Air Mail]


  • Contents

    1.  Trading
    2. Trading Systems
    3. Computerising Trading Systems
    4. System Control and Security
    5. Inventory Systems - Transaction Processing
    6. Inventory Systems - Re-Ordering
    7. Inventory Analysis
    8.  Just-In-Time
    9. Standardising Product Numbers Answers to Review Questions
    10.  Automatic Identification
    11. Bar Code Technology & Applications
    12. Electronic Data Interchange
    13. Electronic Data Interchange Standards
    14. Practicalities of EDI
    15. EDI Control, Legal and Security Issues
    16. Electronic Funds Transfer
    17.  The Electronic Commerce Vision
    18.  Internet EDI
    19. Index

     

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    Trading Systems and Electronic Commerce
    Eruditions Publishing, Melbourne, 1998.
    Papercover, 240 pages, 190 mm x 270 mm.
    ISBN 978-186491001-8 RRP AU$ 59.95 (Incl. GST)
    [Postage/Handling: Within Australia AU$15; International, AU$25 Air Mail]


  • Key Features

    • Places electronic commerce in the context of business trading.
    • Demonstrates how computers automate normal business trading systems,>
    • Internal computerisation of order entry, purchasing, dispatching, inventory and accounting systems.
    • Includes automated inventory re-ordering and Just-In-Time stock systems.
    • Discusses computerisation of trading between organisations, including:

    - Universal Product Numbering & Automatic Identification (bar coding),

    - Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) &  Electronic Funds Transfer,

    - Security in electronic information exchange,

    - The Internet.


    • Extensive diagrams and illustrations,
    • Review Questions with solutions & further reading in each chapter

     

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    Trading Systems and Electronic Commerce
    Eruditions Publishing, Melbourne, 1998.
    Papercover, 240 pages, 190 mm x 270 mm.
    ISBN 978-186491001-8 RRP AU$ 59.95 (Incl. GST)
    [Postage/Handling: Within Australia AU$15; International, AU$25 Air Mail]

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