Skip main navigation

Cybersecurity

From phishing and credit card fraud, to e-skimming, spam email and malware infections, digital businesses are particularly susceptible to cyber attacks. Cybersecurity refers to the application of various technologies, processes …

Review of the week

As we bring this short course to a close, let’s reflect on what we have learned about e-commerce and digital business. In this short course, we have learned how digital …

E-commerce, e-business and digital business

E-commerce is a multi-disciplinary subject that comprises Business, Marketing, Computer Science, Management Information Systems and Business Law, making it difficult to find one agreed definition. Some people use e-commerce and …

Effects of Global Pandemic on Digital Businesses

So far this week, we’ve discussed how digital technologies have changed industries, business performance and enterprises. The digital business landscape is still rapidly evolving and managers and decision makers need …

E-commerce and digital business benefits

E-commerce and digital businesses offer a range of tangible and intangible benefits to customers, businesses and society. Tangible benefits are those that are measurable, such as increasing revenue, whereas intangible …

Different classifications of e-commerce

There are different classifications of e-commerce depending on the parties involved and the type of transaction that occurs between businesses and customers. The main classifications are: Business-to-Business (B2B) This category …

Drivers of digital technology adoption

Technological advancements, such as cloud computing, mobile services, big data analytics and innovation, have been key drivers in the history of e-commerce and digital business. For example, big data delivers …

Digital Business Around the World

What is the digital economy and how do you know when a country has developed one? Here, we introduce you to a framework developed by the G20 to monitor and …

What do we mean by digital business?

The rapid advancement of technology has made the world smarter, more intelligent and more interconnected. This has changed how we live, work and communicate, as well as how we do …

Welcome back

Last week, you learned how technological advancement has changed the global economy and forced traditional businesses to shift to digital businesses. We also introduced some contemporary issues that impact on …

Welcome to the course

Over the next two weeks, we’ll explore how technology has transformed industry. We’ll discuss the difference between traditional and digital business and introduce you to e-commerce and its different classifications. …

The fourth industrial revolution

Technological advancement in robotics, sensors, big data, automation and Artificial Intelligence (AI) together constitute a new industrial revolution, known as the ‘Fourth Industrial Revolution’ (4IR) or Industry 4.0 (Inform, 2020). …

Continue learning with Coventry University

Thank you for joining us in this short course on Introduction to Digital Transformation and E-Commerce. We hope that you enjoyed your learning experience. This short course is the introductory …

The digital business landscape

Uri Baruchin is a strategist, agency director and strategy educator, whose clients have included Sony, Nestlé and Deloitte. During the 2020 lockdown, we got in contact with Uri Baruchin to …

What makes a digital business succeed?

Does it matter whether a business is ‘digitally native’ or whether they are just starting out on their digital transformation? Let’s pick up with our digital business expert, Uri Baruchin, …