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Lesson 1

Introduction to e-business Architecture Concepts

This course discusses e-Business and covers a wide range of content required for an architectural understanding of e-Business. This course is not designed to teach you how to become an architect. However, you will learn about what it means to be an e-Commerce architect.
We will begin by defining architecture, its role in an e-Commerce engagement, issues and concerns, and models of architecture.
This course will discuss.
  1. e-Commerce technologies and their evolution
  2. e-Business architectural drivers
  3. e-Business architecture
  4. The Building Blocks of architecture
  5. Building technical capability from the Building Blocks
  6. Business Services
  7. Infrastructure Services (adapted from CORBA specification - RFC)
  8. A payment transaction scenario
  9. Engagement case studies


This course assumes you have an existing knowledge of e-Commerce fundamentals. You can gain this knowledge base by taking:
E-Commerce Fundamentals
The course you are about to take was developed by DistributedNetworks, the leader in Web-based training.
The advancement of technology has allowed companies to transform themselves into e-businesses where every aspect of an enterprise. The architectural model of an e-business has a computer system that supports different databases, user interfaces and applications.