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What every business professional needs to know about Internet technologyClear, nontechnical explanations: hardware, software, infrastructure, and moreThe importance of Internet business even after the dot-com crash Today, every executive and business professional must understand Internet technology well enough to ask the right questions, set the right expectations, and make the best possible decisions--especially after the dot-com implosion. The Essential Guide to Internet Business Technology gives executives, managers, and other nontechnical professionals a complete, up-to-the-minute primer on today's most important Internet technologies--and their business implications. From Internet architecture to e-business marketing, this book delivers current insight and expert advice you can act upon.
Current Internet hardware and software technologies and their implications Web content development and design: what you must know to build effective business sitesNew opportunities made possible by XML and XML-related technologiesInternet business models and marketing: lessons of the dot-com crashInternet security: protecting your data, applications, and customersRelational databases, data warehouses, and data miningMicrosoft(r) .NET versus Linux(r), Java(tm), and the open source movement Selecting a Web hosting service, last-mile connection, and application service providerWeb services, SOAP, middleware, enterprise application integration, and B2B integration Whether you're a manager, consultant, sales, marketing or PR professional, investor, or student, you need to understand the technologies that will drive the next Internet business revolution. Now, one book illuminates them all: The Essential Guide to Internet Business Technology.show more