Faculty Publications

Title

Revealing the significance of using e-commerce in the organisations of the electric sector in Turkey

Document Type

Conference

Keywords

Electric, Electric sector, Electronic commerce, Information technology, Internet web site

Journal/Book/Conference Title

2009 International Conference on Application of Information and Communication Technologies, AICT 2009

Abstract

In this article, electronic commerce use in the Turkish electric sector is analyzed. In this respect, definition of electronic commerce, its development process and the types of electronic commerce are discussed. As a part of the article, the electric sector in the world and in Turkey is examined. In particular the electric is defined and its types are explained. Then an analysis of the current situation of the electric sector in the world and particularly in Turkey is made. A field study concerning the level of electronic commerce use in the Turkish electric sector is evaluated. In this context, a questionnaire is prepared applied to some selected firms in the Turkish electric sector and its outcomes are assessed. At the end of this part, inadequacies and problems encountered in the electronic commerce applications are determined, and some suggestions in the form of alternative solutions are made. ©2009 IEEE.

Original Publication Date

12-1-2009

DOI of published version

10.1109/ICAICT.2009.5372546

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