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IS 360: Systems for Cloud Computing and Big Data

This course surveys the basic system characteristics of cloud-based business applications and large-scale, non-traditional data management technologies such as Hadoop and NoSQL. Key concepts, benefits and challenges, domains of managerial applications are discussed. Students understand firsthand the features of cloud and big data technologies through lab sessions. Students will work within a project team following the principles of project management to analyze the needs of a firm, to propose the functionality of a cloud-based data management application, and to present a detailed implementation plan for the system with its cost-benefit analysis. PREREQUISITE(S): IT 240

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 520
Class number: 20979
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Marco Chou | View syllabus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 520
Class number: 22513
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Marco Chou | View syllabus

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 520
Class number: 26367
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Marco Chou | View syllabus

Spring 2014-2015

Section: 601
Class number: 37326
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: LEWIS 01517 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Marco Chou | View syllabus