Mobility

The Impact of M-Commerce in Global Perspectives - A SWOT Analysis

Date Added: Feb 2009
Format: PDF

There has been tremendous growth in wireless technology in the last decade. This advancement has changed people do business in mobile environment (M-Business). This is where M-Commerce or Ubiquitous Commerce (U-Commerce) step in which promises to allow shoppers to purchase goods and have services using mobile phones, wearable PCs and handhelds and in the same way brings challenges for both individuals and society. This paper is intended to bring out the facts about the feasibility of m-commerce today; the strength and opportunities, the weaknesses and threats lying ahead. The highlight of this paper is the SWOT / TOWS matrix from which in future, the researchers may spell-out the ways to achieve the success of M-Commerce in the long-term.