A Framework for the Next Generation of E-Commerce by Peer-to-Peer Contact: Virtual Private Community
Proceedings Tenth IEEE International Workshop on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises. WET ICE 2001 (2001)
June 20, 2001 to June 22, 2001
Tadashige Iwao , Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.
Yuji Wada , Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.
Shigeichiro Yamasaki , Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.
Masatoshi Shiouchi , Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.
Makoto Okada , Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.
Makoto Amamiya , Kyushu University
This paper proposes a new framework called Virtual Private Community (VPC) for the next generation e-commerce, in which users buy and sell products by peer-to-peer contact. VPC enables e-commerce to be carried out by employing simple definitions called policy packages. VPC offers an extended e-commerce transactions that enable flexible e-commerce services by transferring policy packages together with copyright protection information on users' products. VPC provides a new method in which users can start their businesses by using the simple definitions.
M. Shiouchi, M. Okada, T. Iwao, M. Amamiya, S. Yamasaki and Y. Wada, "A Framework for the Next Generation of E-Commerce by Peer-to-Peer Contact: Virtual Private Community," Proceedings Tenth IEEE International Workshop on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises. WET ICE 2001(WETICE), Massachusetts, 2001, pp. 340.