Visions of the future: E-Business
The term E-Business can basically be broken down into all the organisations in the world today that have some kind of interaction with the Internet; the World Wide Web. For example, a small video shop organisation could be referred to as an E-Business organisation due to using the Internet to order videos from an external supplier. A large Internet provider such as AOL (America On-Line) are very much dependent on the Internet as without it they would have no business! This essay will look into the next decade and highlight the changes that will happen to E-Business organisations. In the next 10 years some fascinating changes and developments will occur in the world of
E-Business. The first issue to consider will be the future of organisations that will benefit from changes in E-Business in the next 10 years, and secondly will be to consider the future of organisations that will suffer due to the changes in E-Business.
So who will benefit from changes in E-Business over the next 10 years? At current levels the Internet "grows at a rate of 1.5 million pages per day and doubles in size every 8 months." It will continue to grow over the next decade, so Internet search engine companies such as Lycos and Yahoo etc. will also expand in stature as they will be providing the public with more information than ever before. More and more people will then obtain access to the World Wide Web because of the greater level of information available which inevitably means that these companies will gain more business, hence more money!
Due to Internet growth in the next decade, there will be a variety of new innovative
E-Business organisations that will benefit. We will see...