Introduction to Information Systems Ch. 7

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Introduction to Information Systems Ch. 7 – Wireless, Mobile Computing, and Mobile Commerce 7.1 Wireless Technologies 7.2 Wireless Computer Networks and Internet Access 7.3 Mobile Computing and Mobile Commerce 7.4 Pervasive Computing 7.5 Wireless Security The technologies, applications, and limitations of mobile computing and mobile commerce are the main focus of this chapter. Wireless is a term used to describe telecommunications in which electromagnetic waves, rather than some form of wire or cable, carry the signal between communicating devices Mobile computing refers to a real-time, wireless connection between a mobile device and other computing environments, such as the Internet or an intranet. Mobile commerce —also known as m-commerce —refers to e-commerce (EC) transactions that are conducted in a wireless environment, especially via the Internet. Pervasive computing , also called ubiquitous computing , means that virtually every object has processing power with wireless or wired connections to a global network. 7.1
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This note was uploaded on 11/13/2010 for the course BUSINESS M BIS/219 taught by Professor Markbentcover during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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