Elements and types of information systems for management, information flow within an organization, using information technology for improving of quality, productivity and competitive advantage of organization, electronic business, development of organization information systems, planning, evaluation, and cost-benefit analysis of information systems. Impacts of information technology to individual, organization, and societies. Ethics, laws and national policies concerning information technology.
Methods for business strategy and digital strategy formulation. Enterprise architecture framework. Architecture development methods. Organizational structures and business process analysis. Data architecture. Application architecture. Technology architecture and security architecture. Gap analysis. Development of master plans and action plans for enterprise systems. Enterprise architecture capability development for digital transformation.
Technology and related management mechanisms for enterprise content management systems. Business requirements analysis related to products and/or services. Design, planning, implementation and evaluation of enterprise content management systems. Technology and tools used for development and ongoing management of web content management systems. Information structure, architecture, services and user behavior analysis. Practical workshops and case studies.
Computer system organization, processing unit, memory unit, input and output unit, multiprocessing systems, virtual machines, operating systems and software technology, network topology and addressing, routing, MPLS, switching and virtual LAN, wireless networking, network security, network planning and implementation, network technology trends.
Information and communication technology infrastructure. Design concept. Efficiency. Data center. Backup data center. Computer server. Cloud. Data storage. Network. Operating system. Virtualization technology.
Installation of modern operating systems. Disks and file systems. Processes. Command-line interface and scripting. User and group management. Networking subsystem. Printing subsystem. System services. Virtualization. Backing up and restoring data.
Knowledge about enterprise systems (ES). Large-scale application software used for supporting business processes, business transactions and data analytics in complex organizations. Enterprise systems with a centralized database. Accounting module. Procurement module. Production management system. Supply chain management system (SCM). Customer relationship management (CRM). Enterprise systems development life cycle and critical success factors. Laboratory practices with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software.
Analysis, design and development of cloud-based software and mobile applications. Cloud-based tools for software development. Cloud computing architecture and Service-oriented architecture (SOA). Infrastructure as a service (IaaS). Platform as a service (PaaS). Software as a service (SaaS). Virtualization and multi-tenancy. Cloud-based software engineering. Cloud data objects. Cloud-based software implementation. Cloud data security management. Tools and development of mobile front-end applications. Case studies and projects.
Standard frameworks and methodologies to model and manage information system development processes. Software process improvement. Quality assurance in information system development life cycle. Metric measurement and evaluation. Supporting tools for information system development processes.
An overview of data science and business analytics. Understanding of data. Knowledge management. Data warehousing. Data mining. Data science concepts. New trends of data science and business analytics.
Basic concepts of data science and data analytics. Data pre-processing techniques. Data regression and classification techniques. Data clustering techniques. Link and association discovery techniques. Data mining applications. Implementing analytics within an organization. un-structured and complex data analytics. big data analytics. data analytics trends.
Information management and database systems. Representing Information with data models. Improving the quality of relational database design. Database application program and interaction on the world wide web. Database connectivity in multi-tier client-server systems. Management of performance, reliability, and security of database management system software. Object-oriented and distributed database systems. NoSQL databases.
Architectures and elements of data warehouse systems. Data warehouse system development methodology. Data warehousing project management and requirements gathering. Data warehouse design and implementation. Data acquisition design. Application of data warehousing for business intelligence. Data warehousing, data lakes, and business intelligence trends.
Data construction concepts. Data acquisition. Data architecture and modeling. Data validation. Data cleaning. Data harmonization. Data standardization. Data integration. Data quality assurance and assessment. Data versioning and auditing. Data governance.
Basic infrastructure management for storing and processing big data. Application of big data. Operating systems. Virtual machine. Container technology for large scale data processing. Management of big data sources and types. Administration of distributed systems and clouds. Large file systems. Data warehouse. Security, privacy, integrity and reliability of big data. Tools for data management and platforms. Case studies.
Probability distributions. Descriptive statistics. Distribution representation. Sampling and sampling distribution. Confidence Intervals. Hypothesis test on single sample. Hypothesis test on two samples. Analysis of variance. Correlation. Linear regression. Multiple and non-linear regression. Chi-square test. Data analytics tools and emerging trend. Data analytics project.
Managing change by systematically implementing digital platforms within organizations. Managing projects with business requirements and feasibility study. Managing enterprise architecture design and development projects. Requirements specifications. Budgeting estimation. Procurement rules and regulations for development projects. Data migration project. Organization preparation and deployment. Project planning and scheduling. Project monitoring and control. Project quality management. Document management, Roles, responsibilities, and team management. Administrative and coordination management.
Principles of knowledge management. Knowledge representation. Organizational knowledge requirement analysis. Knowledge management system analysis, design and development. Knowledge management system deployment and maintenance.
Impact of computer-based information systems in organization. Business analysis. Critical success factors. Adaptation and radical re-engineering of business processes for the effectiveness of information systems. Re-engineering process. Process re-engineering with object oriented technology. Human factors. Business network redesign and business scope redefinition with supportive information systems.
Information quality concepts, assessment, and problems in organizational information systems. Measurement, analysis, and improvement of information quality. Information quality in management policies and strategies.
Technologies development for e-Commerce. Elements, architectures, and processes of electronic commerce. Synchronization of business strategy and information technology. Security systems. Information technology laws and policies.
Computer-based geographical information systems (GIS) represented in the form of spatial symbols. The methods of spatial data storage in computer systems. Database management systems for geographical information handling. The connection of database systems and geographical map images. Hardware and software technologies for manipulating, displaying and techniques to facilitate GIS analysis. Examples of GIS applications and utilization.
Information systems security. Defining policies, processes and methodologies for assuring information system security. Information confidential, availability, and integrity. Access controls. Preventing unauthorized persons or programs from entering or accessing a system. Protecting information. Detection and remediation of security breaches.
Overview of data visualization. Data and table. Basic charts. Correlation and multivariate visualization. Trees. Networks. Maps. Visualization perception. Interaction and evaluation of data visualization. Data visualization practice. Specialist’s viewpoint exchange. Data visualization tools and emerging trend. Data visualization application.
Innovation. New business setting. Technology commercialization. Entrepreneurship. Design thinking. Venture management. Entrepreneurial management. Entrepreneurial ecosystem. Entrepreneurial financial. Leadership. Marketing and planning. SMEs entrepreneur in IT.
A Journey of digital organization development. Foundation and principles of digital organization development. Case studies with key lessons-learnt for achieving digital organization development. Competency framework for digital organization transformation. A study of digital value networks. Digital business ecosystems for citizen-centric service design and development. Change management. IT governance for sustainable development. Development and deployment of action plan for transformation. Tools and systems for performance tracking and monitoring.
Research principles and methods in information technology and problem analysis for research topic identification, data collection for research planning, identification of samples and techniques. Analysis, interpretation and discussion; of research result report writing for presentation and publication.