課程信息
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....
Stacks
Globe

100% 在線課程

立即開始,按照自己的計劃學習。
Calendar

可靈活調整截止日期

根據您的日程表重置截止日期。
Beginner Level

初級

Clock

Approx. 15 hours to complete

建議:9 hours/week...
Comment Dots

English

字幕:English...
Stacks
Globe

100% 在線課程

立即開始,按照自己的計劃學習。
Calendar

可靈活調整截止日期

根據您的日程表重置截止日期。
Beginner Level

初級

Clock

Approx. 15 hours to complete

建議:9 hours/week...
Comment Dots

English

字幕:English...

教學大綱 - 您將從這門課程中學到什麼

Week
1
Clock
完成時間為 2 小時

Cloud Computing

...
Reading
14 個視頻(共 94 分鐘), 1 個測驗
Video14 個視頻
Course Overview2分鐘
1.1-1a Features of the Cloud Part 110分鐘
1.1-1b Features of the Cloud Part 27分鐘
1.1-2 Considerations in Cloud Adoption6分鐘
1.1-3 Cloud Computing Realizations5分鐘
1.1-4 Terminal Services9分鐘
1.1-5 Virtualization5分鐘
1.2-1 SaaS PaaS IaaS3分鐘
1.2-2 SaaS11分鐘
1.2-3 IaaS PaaS8分鐘
1.3-1 Public, Private, and Hybrid Clouds6分鐘
1.3-2 Data Center7分鐘
1.3-3 Fog Computing7分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 1: Cloud Computing Quiz15分鐘
Week
2
Clock
完成時間為 2 小時

Mobile Communications

...
Reading
14 個視頻(共 122 分鐘), 1 個測驗
Video14 個視頻
2.1-2 How Wireless Systems Work12分鐘
2.1-3 How Cellular Networks Work10分鐘
2.2-1 Applications of Mobile Technologies9分鐘
2.2-2 Short Range Communications: Barcodes & QR Codes3分鐘
2.2-3 Short Range Communications: RFID, NFC, & Bluetooth6分鐘
2.2-4 Local Area Networks4分鐘
2.2-5 Long Range Communications13分鐘
2.2-6 Summary of Mobile Technologies10分鐘
2.3-1 What's Special about Mobile?8分鐘
2.3-2 Mobile Marketing: Data Insights8分鐘
2.3-3 Mobile Marketing: Mobile Experiments6分鐘
2.3-4 Pricing Issues11分鐘
2.3-5 Pricing Experiments10分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 2: Mobile Communications Quiz15分鐘
Week
3
Clock
完成時間為 1 小時

Information Security

...
Reading
11 個視頻(共 75 分鐘), 1 個測驗
Video11 個視頻
3.1-2 Software Attacks Part 17分鐘
3.1-3 Software Attacks Part 25分鐘
3.2-1 Cyber Defense5分鐘
3.2-2 Shared Private Key Encryption7分鐘
3.2-3 Public Key Encryption10分鐘
3.2-4 Cyber Defense Systems4分鐘
3.2-5 Encryption Benefits5分鐘
3.3-1 Cyber Security Best Practices10分鐘
3.3-2 Vulnerability Disclosure Process4分鐘
3.3-3 Future of Data Security6分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 3: Information Security Quiz15分鐘
Week
4
Clock
完成時間為 1 小時

Emerging Trends

...
Reading
7 個視頻(共 25 分鐘), 1 個測驗
Video7 個視頻
4.1-2 Blockchain and Bitcoin3分鐘
4.1-3 The Cryptography Behind Bitcoin3分鐘
4.1-4 Bitcoin Mining3分鐘
4.2-1 Creating Smart Contracts with Blockchain2分鐘
4.2-2 Do You Need a Blockchain?3分鐘
4.2-3 Blockchain Mining Rigs2分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 4: Emerging Trends Quiz15分鐘

講師

Soumya Sen

Assistant Professor
Carlson School of Management, Information and Decision Sciences

關於 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....

關於 Information​ ​Systems 專項課程

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

常見問題

  • 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.

還有其他問題嗎?請訪問 學生幫助中心