Hewlett-Packard Company, commonly referred to as HP,
is an American multinational information technology
corporation headquartered in Palo Alto, California , USA.
HP is one of the worlds largest information technology
HP's posted net revenue in 2009 was $115 billion, with
approximately $40 billion coming from services. In 2006,
the intense competition between HP and IBM tipped in
HP's favour, with HP posting revenue of US$91.7 billion,
compared to $91.4 billion for IBM; the gap between the
companies widened to $21 billion in 2009. In 2007, HP's
revenue was $104 billion, making HP the first IT company
Online shopping is the process whereby consumers
directly buy goods, services etc. from a seller
interactively in real-time without an intermediary
service over the Internet. If an intermediary service is
present the process is called electronic commerce.
The process is called Business-to-Consumer [B2C]
online shopping. When a business buys from another
business it is called Business-to-Business [B2B] online
shopping. Both B2C and B2B Online shopping are
forms of e-commerce.
In 1979 Micheal Aldrich, an English inventor connected a
modified 26" colour domestic TV to a real-time transaction
processing computer via a domestic telephone line and
invented online shopping.
The first recorded B2B online shopping was Thomson
Holidays 1981 The first recorded B2C online home shopping
was Gateshead SIS/Tesco in 1984.
In 1990 Tim Berners-Lee created the first World Wide Web
server and browser.
In 1994 other advances took place, such as online banking
and the opening of an online pizza shop by Pizza Hut.
In 1995 Amazon expanded its online shopping, and in 1996
First of all consumer open there particular online shopping web site, then as his
requirement he choose that particular product. Then the main part is about the
payment and delivery comes which are as follows:
Payment:Online shoppers commonly use credit card to make payments, however some
systems enable users to create accounts and pay by alternative means, such as:
Various types of electronic money
Cash on delivery (C.O.D., offered by very few online stores)
Wire transfer/delivery on payment
Postal money order
Reverse SMS billing to mobile phones
Direct debit in some countries
Once a payment has been accepted the goods or services can be
delivered in the following ways.
Download: This is the method often used for digital media
products such as software, music, movies, or images.
Shipping: The product is shipped to the customer's address.
Drop shipping: The order is passed to the manufacturer or thirdparty distributor, who ships the item directly to the consumer,
bypassing the retailer's physical location to save time, money,
In-store pickup: The customer orders online, finds a local store
using locator software and picks the product up at the closest
store. This is the method often used in the bricks and clicks
In the case of buying an admission ticket one may get a code, or a
ticket that can be printed out. At the premises it is made sure
that the same right of admission is not used twice.
Hardware Specification :
Processor: 2.93 GHz Pentium processor(core2duo) or
Operating System: Window2000, Windows Xp, Windows
RAM: Minimum 512MB, Recommended 2GB or more.
Hard disk : Minimum 5400 Revolutions per minute(RPM) ,
Recommended 7200 Revolutions per minute or 20GB hard
Visual studio 2008.
Front end: ASP.NET C#.NET
Back end: SQL server 2000.
Platform: window xp/2000.
•INPUT DEVICES: Keyboard
• OUTPUT DEVICES: Visual Display Unit
Online shopping stores are available 24 hours a day.
Searching and browsing an online catalogue can be
faster than browsing the physical store.
In online shopping, many site provide how –to guides
to help consumers decide which product to buy.
Some online stores have real-time chat features, but
most rely on email or phone calls to handle customer
Consumer can easily compare between the product
Here you find out a higher risk of fraud.
Ensuring that the vendor address is protected with
SSL(Secure sockets layer) when entering credit card
information. If it does the address on the credit card
information entry screen will start with “HTTPS”.
Some time while buying a product, when all process was
completed then the shipping amount never added at that
time. We paid upon the delivery. This addition fee we paid
with out any previous information.
Privacy is much less on these web sites. Some of the fake
online shopping site use the personal information of
The transaction processing vehicle that receives
encrypted transactions from the merchant
server, authenticates the merchant, decrypts the
payment information, and transmits the data to the
authorization and settlement networks.
A merchant account allows you to accept all major
credit cards including MasterCard, Visa, American
Express and Discover.
Allows you to accept
credit card payments
Sets-up the banking
relationship to transfer
funds from your
customer’s account to
Your Merchant account
enables you to accept
Payment gateway allows
the transaction to
happen and your funds
to get deposited in your
You must have an
to process online orders.
account cannot be used
for online sales.
MOTO= Mail order/phone order
It was a nice experience working on this project. It is
based on ASP.NET. It explores many features of .NET
like SQL Server, HTML, C#, etc.
This is meant for managing details of product sold .It
provides help in maintaining records of product sold
which in turn helps the user to know which brands are
more demanded and their regular customer. This aims
at selling products, maintaining product to be sold.
The Admin module is used to store information about
products sold and the shop module is used to retrieve
information about products from database.