“World's Online Marketplace."
What is ebay?
eBay Inc. is an American multinational internet consumer
to-consumer corporation.
Founded on : 3rd September...
san jose,california
Headquarters: : :
CEO : :
John Donahoe
"Buy it New, Buy it Now"
History...
> ebay started as a marketplace for the sale
of goods and other individuals in the living room
of Pierre Omidya...
LOGO
1995-2012
Present
"Buy it, sell it, love it"
Items
in this case we need to ask
“What is not sold or auctioned or
bought over here???”
Let’s have a look here,
"When it's on your mind, it's on eBay"
Back end(server side): JAVA
WEBSPHERE
SERVLETS
HTML
Database : ORACLE
DATABASE
Programming languages
Philanthropist Ebay
Charity auctions
> “Power lunch” with Warren Buffett raised
$2.63 million.
> Celebrity signed beds rai...
> The building on the company's North Campus
in San Jose uses an array of 3,248 solar
panels, spanning 60,000 square feet ...
INTERESTING FACTS
Page viewers per day : 1 billion
Trading on the site every second: $1,700
Registered users : 204 million...
WEIRDEST ITEMS SOLD ON EBAY
A Man’s Whole Life
£192,000
Captain Kirk’s Charitable Kidney
Stone.(William shatner)$75,000
A Large (And Genuine) Piece Of The Planet
Mars $450,000
Britney Spears’ Chewed Gum $263
Companies owned by eBay
"Connecting buyers and sellers
globally.”
References
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebay (history, environmental
record, philanthropist ebay)
http://www.theunusualfac...
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Ebay

  1. 1. “World's Online Marketplace."
  2. 2. What is ebay? eBay Inc. is an American multinational internet consumer to-consumer corporation. Founded on : 3rd September 1995 Features : Online auction and shopping Website : www.ebay.com Founder : Pierre Omidyar "Whatever it is, you can get it on eBay."
  3. 3. san jose,california Headquarters: : : CEO : : John Donahoe "Buy it New, Buy it Now"
  4. 4. History... > ebay started as a marketplace for the sale of goods and other individuals in the living room of Pierre Omidyar. > Originally it was called “Auctionweb”. > The site began with the listing of a single broken laser pointer that was sold through auction for $ 14.83 . > ebay is the short form of echo bay.(It was the name of pierre’s consulting firm at that time)
  5. 5. LOGO 1995-2012 Present "Buy it, sell it, love it"
  6. 6. Items in this case we need to ask “What is not sold or auctioned or bought over here???” Let’s have a look here,
  7. 7. "When it's on your mind, it's on eBay"
  8. 8. Back end(server side): JAVA WEBSPHERE SERVLETS HTML Database : ORACLE DATABASE Programming languages
  9. 9. Philanthropist Ebay Charity auctions > “Power lunch” with Warren Buffett raised $2.63 million. > Celebrity signed beds raised $35,000. > Auctions for the welfare of children and healthcare.
  10. 10. > The building on the company's North Campus in San Jose uses an array of 3,248 solar panels, spanning 60,000 square feet (5,600 m2), and providing 650 kilowatts of power to eBay's campus. Environmental record
  11. 11. INTERESTING FACTS Page viewers per day : 1 billion Trading on the site every second: $1,700 Registered users : 204 million Current listings : 600 million > eBay engineers have to add about 10 terabytes of new storage every week to cover new transactions...!
  12. 12. WEIRDEST ITEMS SOLD ON EBAY A Man’s Whole Life £192,000 Captain Kirk’s Charitable Kidney Stone.(William shatner)$75,000
  13. 13. A Large (And Genuine) Piece Of The Planet Mars $450,000 Britney Spears’ Chewed Gum $263
  14. 14. Companies owned by eBay
  15. 15. "Connecting buyers and sellers globally.”
  16. 16. References http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebay (history, environmental record, philanthropist ebay) http://www.theunusualfacts.com/2012/11/10-weirdest-ebay- items-ever-sold-or-on.html (weirdest items on ebay)
  17. 17. Thank you…
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