Informações sobre o curso
This course gives you an overview of the fundamental technical aspects of Information Technology. After taking this course you will be familiar with the basic knowledge of IT/IS solutions needed to help with decision-making in the real world. We will first learn about issues in cloud computing and various realizations of service-oriented computing. We will then discuss the range of mobile technologies available to modern enterprises and how these can be used to create innovative business models. We will look at cybersecurity threats that organizations need to be aware of and learn about the various defense mechanisms available to them. Finally we will talk about the innovation that emerging technologies like Blockchains can bring about. Using this knowledge of various technologies, IT managers can better overcome technical challenges, evaluate tradeoffs, unlock new revenue streams, and implement change in the organization’s Information systems capabilities....
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Globe

cursos 100% online

Comece imediatamente e aprenda em seu próprio cronograma.
Calendar

Prazos flexíveis

Redefinir os prazos de acordo com sua programação.
Beginner Level

Nível iniciante

Clock

Approx. 15 hours to complete

Sugerido: 9 hours/week...
Comment Dots

English

Legendas: English...

Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

Week
1
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2 horas para concluir

Cloud Computing

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Reading
14 vídeos (Total de 94 min), 1 teste
Video14 videos
Course Overview2min
1.1-1a Features of the Cloud Part 110min
1.1-1b Features of the Cloud Part 27min
1.1-2 Considerations in Cloud Adoption6min
1.1-3 Cloud Computing Realizations5min
1.1-4 Terminal Services9min
1.1-5 Virtualization5min
1.2-1 SaaS PaaS IaaS3min
1.2-2 SaaS11min
1.2-3 IaaS PaaS8min
1.3-1 Public, Private, and Hybrid Clouds6min
1.3-2 Data Center7min
1.3-3 Fog Computing7min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Module 1: Cloud Computing Quiz15min
Week
2
Clock
2 horas para concluir

Mobile Communications

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Reading
14 vídeos (Total de 122 min), 1 teste
Video14 videos
2.1-2 How Wireless Systems Work12min
2.1-3 How Cellular Networks Work10min
2.2-1 Applications of Mobile Technologies9min
2.2-2 Short Range Communications: Barcodes & QR Codes3min
2.2-3 Short Range Communications: RFID, NFC, & Bluetooth6min
2.2-4 Local Area Networks4min
2.2-5 Long Range Communications13min
2.2-6 Summary of Mobile Technologies10min
2.3-1 What's Special about Mobile?8min
2.3-2 Mobile Marketing: Data Insights8min
2.3-3 Mobile Marketing: Mobile Experiments6min
2.3-4 Pricing Issues11min
2.3-5 Pricing Experiments10min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Module 2: Mobile Communications Quiz15min
Week
3
Clock
1 hora para concluir

Information Security

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Reading
11 vídeos (Total de 75 min), 1 teste
Video11 videos
3.1-2 Software Attacks Part 17min
3.1-3 Software Attacks Part 25min
3.2-1 Cyber Defense5min
3.2-2 Shared Private Key Encryption7min
3.2-3 Public Key Encryption10min
3.2-4 Cyber Defense Systems4min
3.2-5 Encryption Benefits5min
3.3-1 Cyber Security Best Practices10min
3.3-2 Vulnerability Disclosure Process4min
3.3-3 Future of Data Security6min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Module 3: Information Security Quiz15min
Week
4
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1 hora para concluir

Emerging Trends

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Reading
7 vídeos (Total de 25 min), 1 teste
Video7 videos
4.1-2 Blockchain and Bitcoin3min
4.1-3 The Cryptography Behind Bitcoin3min
4.1-4 Bitcoin Mining3min
4.2-1 Creating Smart Contracts with Blockchain2min
4.2-2 Do You Need a Blockchain?3min
4.2-3 Blockchain Mining Rigs2min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Module 4: Emerging Trends Quiz15min

Instrutores

Soumya Sen

Assistant Professor
Carlson School of Management, Information and Decision Sciences

Sobre University of Minnesota

The University of Minnesota is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation’s most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations....

Sobre o Programa de cursos integrados Information​ ​Systems

This specialization provides a robust introduction to the key principles and practices of Information Systems Management. The first course describes how Information Systems address business problems. This takes the form of an IT alignment model that describes how Information Systems provide capabilities that enable or support organizational strategy. This component also includes an economic analysis of the Information System. The second course in the specialization entails the practice of modeling information systems. The goal of this course is to describe the Information System defined in the first course, so that the Information System can be developed. The third course provides an overview of the capabilities of modern enterprise systems. The goal of this course is to understand the capabilities of enterprise systems, so that the firm can decide if the requirement identified in the second course can be met by an enterprise system. Managerial aspects related to the selection and implementation of enterprise systems will also be discussed. The fourth course in the specialization describes the IT infrastructure choices available to a modern enterprise and the tradeoffs associated with each alternative. Any large Information System implementation is a significant organizational change initiative that requires careful stewardship. All the courses will deal with the issue of change management and discuss strategies and approaches for achieving a successful implementation....
Information​ ​Systems

Perguntas Frequentes – FAQ

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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