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Transactions and Electronic Commerce

  • Heiko Schuldt
  • Andrei Popovici
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1773)

Abstract

Electronic Commerce is a rapidly growing area that is gaining more and more importance not only in the interrelation of businesses (business-to-business Electronic Commerce) but also in the everyday consumption of individuals performed via the Internet (business-to-customer Electronic Commerce). Since Electronic Commerce is a very interdisciplinary area, it has a lot of impacts to various communities. The goal of this paper is to identify and to summarize the impact of Electronic Commerce from a database transaction point of view and to highlight open problems in transaction management arising in Electronic Commerce applications by reflecting the discussions of the working group “Transactions and Electronic Commerce” held at the TDD Workshop.

Keywords

Electronic Market Place Transaction Management Secure Transaction Fair Interaction Transactional Property 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Heiko Schuldt
    • 1
  • Andrei Popovici
    • 1
  1. 1.Database Research Group Institute of Information SystemsETH ZentrumZürichSwitzerland

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