COMPUTER NETWORKS AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Academic year
2016/2017 Syllabus of previous years
Official course title
RETI E SISTEMI INFORMATIVI
Course code
EM6025 (AF:229883 AR:119818)
Modality
On campus classes
ECTS credits
6
Degree level
Master's Degree Programme (DM270)
Educational sector code
INF/01
Period
1st Term
Course year
1
Where
VENEZIA
In the first part, the course covers the fundamentals of computer networks, particularly the Internet.
The second part will examine the information technology service company to monitor, plan and manage integrated all activities typical of a company.
Finally, using real case studies we will seek to integrate networks and information systems.
ICT basics
1. Computer Networks
a. Hardware and software architectures
b. Network Protocols
c. Hierarchy of protocols: OSI - TCP/IP

2. The Internet
a. TCP/IP architecture
b. Core protocols: Internet Protocol (IP), Transport Control Protocol (TCP), Domain Name System (DNS)
c. Services: Electronic mail - World Wide Web - Search Engines: organization and performance
d. Application architectures: client/server, peer-to-peer
e. Corporate network and intranet technologies

3. Business Information Systems
a. Organizational system - Information system
b. Type of business processes - Types of Information Systems
c. Security features of an Information System
J.Valacich, C.Shneider. Information Systems Today, 4th edition, Pearson Education Inc., 2010.

A.Lafuente, M.Righi. INTERNET e WEB 2.0, UTET, 2011, ISBN 9788860083418
written
class lectures
Italian
  • Course with sustainable contents
  • University credits of sustainability: 1
  • Lecture notes, material for reference or for self-assessment available online or as e-book