Md. Akbor Hossain, Md. Akkas Ali, Muhammad Golam Kibria, Mohammad Nuruzzaman Bhuiyan
Abstract: Electronic commerce or e-commerce is a term for any type of business, or commercial transaction that involves the transfer of information across the Internet. It is currently one of the most important aspects of the Internet to emerge. E-commerce has grown tremendously worldwide. The aim of our study was to identify impact of this growth on societies and businesses. Another objective of our study was to find out how we can implement e-commerce in Bangladesh and what problem we may face. We also study the technical perspective of e-commerce how it is build and what software and hardware are needed to run it. We used several methods to reach our goals which include group study, group discussion to collect suggestion on the survey of e-commerce system, internet search to collect data, e-commerce site visits as clients, Architecture and code review of e-commerce site and introducing intentional change to understand e-commerce engine. E-commerce has significant impact on societies and businesses. In the future e-commerce may become totally mobile based.
Keywords: Electronic commerce, business-to-business exchange, banking on the Web, credit card transaction, meta-information