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Specialization (SP) Module 4: IT Systems and Architectures

Module name (EN): Specialization (SP) Module 4: IT Systems and Architectures
Degree programme: Business Administration, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2016
Module code: BBWL-574/674
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 4V (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 5
Semester: according to optional course list
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
Written exam (120 min. / can be repeated semesterly)

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BBWL-574 (P420-0088) Business Administration, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2012, optional course
BBWL-574/674 Business Administration, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2016, optional course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
BBWL-130 Business Informatics
BBWL-350 Data and Business Process Management
BBWL-460 Business Information Systems

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Christian Liebig
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Christian Liebig

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this course, students will be familiar with the basic terms used in connection with IT systems and
- Students will be able to assign given IT systems to the architectures presented.
- They will be able to design simple, distributed systems.
- In addition, they will have learned to recognize the vulnerabilities in distributed systems.
- Students will be able to prepare a risk/benefit analysis for IT systems.
- They will be capable of assessing various systems and deciding on their use.
Distributed systems

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Module content:
 - Characterization and characteristics of distributed systems
 - Synchronizing distributed systems
Mobile applications
 - Technical basics of mobile applications
 - Examples of mobile applications (e.g. positioning systems, travel guides etc.)
Data mining
 - Data collection, data preparation, aggregation, data description,
   data clustering, prognosis problems
Business intelligence
 - Information systems and reporting
 - Data Warehouse and data modeling (star and snowflake schema)
 - Extract Transform Load (ETL)
 - Data analysis (OLAP)
IT security
 - Basics of IT security on the basis of the IT Baseline Protection approach
 - The Federal Office for Information Security (BSI Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik) and its "layer" model
IT Law
 - Differentiating legal areas (civil law, criminal law, Austrian law
   (data protection law)) with reference to IT
 Typical legal issues in the field of contract law, copyright,
   data protection law and criminal law

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Teaching methods/Media:
Lecture with independent work on PCs (e.g. with SAP BI 7.0), demonstrations, simulations, exercises, practically-oriented case studies, E-learning support  

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Recommended or required reading:
- Aebi, Daniel, Praxishandbuch Sicherer IT-Betrieb: Risiken erkennen,
  Schwachstellen beseitigen. IT-Infrastrukturen schützen, 2004
- Bauer, G.: Architekturen für Web-Anwendungen, Vieweg + Teubner Verlag,
  Wiesbaden, 2009.
- Baun, C., Kunze, M., Nimis, J., Tai, S.: Cloud Computing, Springer Verlag,
  Berlin, 2010.
- Bleske, C.: Java für Android: Native Android-Apps programmieren mit Java und
  Eclipse, Franzis, 2012
- BSI-Standards, BSI
- IT-Grundschutz-Kataloge, BSI
- IT-Sicherheitsmanagement und IT-Grundschutz, BSI
- Chamoni, P., Gluchowski, P.: Analytische Informationssysteme, 3. Auflage,
  Springer Verlag, Berlin, 2006.
- Eckert, Claudia, IT-Sicherheit: Konzepte - Verfahren - Protokolle, 2009
- Erl, T.: SOA: Entwurfsprinzipien für serviceorientierte Architektur, Addison-
  Wesley, 2010
- Finger, P., Zeppenfeld, K.: SOA und WebServices, Springer Verlag, Berlin,
- Gluchowski, P., Dittmar, C., Gabriel, R.: Management Support Systeme und
  Business Intelligence, Springer Verlag, Berlin, 2008.
- Hannig, U.: Knowledge Management und Business Intelligence, Springer Verlag,
  Berlin, 2002.
- Herden, S., Marx Gómez, J., Rautenstrauch, C., Zwanziger, A.: Software-
  Architekturen für das E-Business, Springer Verlag, Berlin, 2006.
- Hildebrand, K.: Business Intelligence, Dpunkt Verlag, Heidelberg, 2001.
- Josuttis, N.: SOA in der Praxis: System-Design für verteilte
  Geschäftsprozesse; Dpunkt Verlag, 2008
- Kemper, H.-G., Mehanna, W., Unger, C.: Business Intelligence Grundlagen und
  praktische Anwendungen, 2. Auflage, Vieweg Verlag, Wiesbaden, 2006.
- Knöll, H.-D., Schulz-Sacharow, C., Zimpel, M.: Unternehmensführung mit SAP
  BI, Vieweg, Wiesbaden, 2006.
- Marx Gómez, J. M., Rautenstrauch, C., Cissek, P.: Einführung in Business
  Intelligence mit SAP
- Melzer, I.: Service-orientierte Architekturen mit Web-Services: Konzepte _
  Standards-Praxis; Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, 2010
- NetWeaver 7.0, Springer Verlag, Berlin, 2009.
- Meinel, C., Sack, H.: Digitale Kommunikation, Springer Verlag, Berlin, 2009.
- Mehrwald, C.: Datawarehousing mit SAP BW 7, latest edition, Dpunkt Verlag,
- Schill, A.; Springer, T.: Verteilte Systeme: Grundlagen und
  Basistechnologien,, 2012
- Schreiner, R.: Computernetzwerke, latest edition, Hanser Verlag, München.
- Stein, E.: Rechnernetze und Internet, latest edition, Hanser Verlag, München
- Tanenbaum, A.S.: Computernetzwerke, latest edition, Pearson Studium, München
- Tanenbaum, A.S,; M v. Steen.: Prinzipien und Paradigmen, latest edition,   
  Pearson Studium, München
- Walter, T.: Kompendium der Web-Programmierung, Springer Verlag, Berlin

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