Ecommerce Hardware and Software

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Technologies needed to run an e-commerce system
Hardware and SoftwareDescription
Web Servers A web server is an essential part in the success in e-commerce and cannot work without one. It holds a live copy of each web page which is on the companies website, this can be seen by anyone. BrowsersBrowsers are only really used to view the websites on the internet. This is more of a necessity for the consumers rather than the company with the e-commerce website. Server SoftwareServer Software is basically all of the application software for the web server which makes it easier to upload web pages to the server more easily and more user friendly Web Authoring toolsWeb authoring tools are also an essential when it comes to e-commerce. They are basically all the pieces of software that help the designer create the web pages for users to view and use. Database SystemDatabase Systems for e-commerce are mainly used to back up all of the data for the company. This can include customer details, products on sale on other business information. In this task I am describing the different hardware and software that would be needed to run an e-commerce organisation. I will also be explaining the different networking add-ons which would be needed and any other considerations Hardware and Software

In this table I will be showing the different pieces of hardware and software that would be needed to run an e-commerce company or organisation. I will be describing what they do and how they help the website benefit.

Networking
In this table I will be showing the different pieces of networking that would be needed to run an e-commerce company or organisation. I will be describing what they do and how they help the website benefit.

NetworkingDescription
TCP/IP addresses TCP meaning Transmission Control Protocol and IP meaning Internet Protocol are used when gaining and sending data across a network. They us a set of four numbers which unique to one certain machine only....
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