Chichester, UK ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2008.
xxii, 279 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction / Chimay J. Anumba and Kirti Ruikar Fundamentals of e-business / Kirti Ruikar and Chimay J. Anumba E-business : the construction context / Kirti Ruikar, Chimay J. Anumba and Patricia Carrillo Organisational readiness for e-business / Kirti Ruikar, Chimay J. Anumba and Patricia Carrillo Integrated multi-disciplinary e-business infrastructure framework / Ihab A. Ismail and Vineet R. Kamat The role of extranets in construction e-business / Paul Wilkinson Agent-based systems : the competitive advantage for AEC-specific e-business / Esther A. Obonyo and Chimay J. Anumba The role of e-hubs in e-commerce / Zhaomin Ren, Chimay J. Anumba and Tarek M. Hassan Web services and aecXML-based e-business system for construction products procurement / Stephen C. W. Kong, Heng Li and Chimay J. Anumba Using next generation web technologies in construction e-business / Darshan Ruikar, Chimay J. Anumba and Alistair Duke Trust in e-commerce / Zhaomin Ren and Tarek M. Hassan Legal issues in construction e-business / Ihab A. Ismail and Vineet R. Kamat Knowledge management for improved construction e-business performance / Charles O. Egbu E-commerce in construction : industrial case study / Tim C. Cole Assessment of e-business implementation in the US construction industry / Raymond R. A. Issa, Ian Flood and Bryce Treffinger Concluding notes / Chimay J. Anumba and Kirti Ruikar.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.