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... 3CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION AND RESEARCH METHODOLOGY The 1990s witnessed the development of the Internet from an obscure network to a ubiquitous enabling technology for information delivery and commerce. Advances in network technology gave rise to network-centric computing in which instead of being directly attached to a local computer hosting software applications, end users connected to a network and accessed those applications over the network.

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