THE RELATIONSHIP OF E-COMMERCE READINESS TO TECHNOLOGY ACCEPTANCE: THE CASE OF BARBADOS

2008 Issues in Information Systems  
This is an exploratory study that examines the relationship between selected components of ecommerce readiness and dimensions of Davis ' (1989) Technology Acceptance Model. Building upon the notion that there exists some linkage between ecommerce readiness and Technology Acceptance, this study seeks to examine these linkages in e-businesses within Barbados. Three relationships are proposed -a relationship between technology acceptance and the existing e-Readiness infrastructure, a relationship
more » ... etween technology acceptance and current telecommunications access, and a relationship between technology acceptance and education. The results of this study demonstrated that there are strong relationships between e-commerce readiness components and various technology acceptance dimensions.
doi:10.48009/2_iis_2008_613-621 fatcat:mj4smgduxbeypdioghrw4tvp6q