Faculty of Information Technology, BUT

Course details

Advanced Information Systems

PIS Acad. year 2006/2007 Summer semester 5 credits

Current academic year

Modeling of process in information systems - workflow. Internet interfaces of information systems. Persistent object-oriented systems. Information systems over object-oriented databases. Manager information systems a devices for knowledge data discovery. Transaction models. Decision support, data mining. Middleware CORBA. Autentization and security in Information systems. User interfaces. Geografical information systems. Information systems for state and government. Detailed structure of a typical economic information system for the Czech Republic.

Guarantor

Language of instruction

Czech

Completion

Credit+Examination (written)

Time span

39 hrs lectures, 13 hrs projects

Assessment points

50 exam, 20 half-term test, 30 projects

Department

Lecturer

Instructor

Subject specific learning outcomes and competences

An overview of wide spectrum of various information systems. Detailed knowledge of modern method for design and implementation of information systems oriented to economic and government applications.

Learning objectives

Based on the knowledge of information system on the bachelor level to expand this knowledge of information systems and technology of their development.

Prerequisites

Study literature

  • McLeod, R.: Management Information Systems, Prentice Hall International London 1998, 655 p., ISBN 0-13-896101-8
  • Cichocki, A., Abdelsalam, H., Rusinkiewitz, M., Woelk, D.: Workflow and Process Automation - Concepts and Technology, Kluver Academic Publishers Dordrecht 1998, 114 p., ISBN 0-7923-8099-1
  • Fayyad, U.M. et al.: Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, AAAI Press Menlo Park 1996, 610 p., ISBN 9-780262-560979

Fundamental literature

  • McLeod, R.: Management Information Systems, Prentice Hall International London 1998, 655 p., ISBN 0-13-896101-8
  • Cichocki, A., Abdelsalam, H., Rusinkiewitz, M., Woelk, D.: Workflow and Process Automation - Concepts and Technology, Kluver Academic Publishers Dordrecht 1998, 114 p., ISBN 0-7923-8099-1
  • Fayyad, U.M. et al.: Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, AAAI Press Menlo Park 1996, 610 p., ISBN 9-780262-560979

Syllabus of lectures

  1. Data modeling in information systems - design patterns.
  2. Process modeling in information systems - workflow.
  3. Ontologies and sematic web. Internet interfaces of information systems.
  4. Persistent object-oriented systems.
  5. Distributed information systems. Replication in information systems.
  6. Information systems over object-oriented databases.
  7. Manager information systems a devices for knowledge data discovery. Information systems for state and government.
  8. Data Mining and OLAP.
  9. Middleware CORBA.
  10. Transaction models.
  11. Geografical information systems.
  12. Information systems security. Data messaging.
  13. Detailed structure of a typical economic information system for the Czech Republic.

Syllabus - others, projects and individual work of students

  1. To choose some problem from the information systems branch. Possible problems are actualized every year, but the student can solve his own problem.
  2. To specify the problem using non-formal specification.
  3. To define formally the solution using UML diagrams.
  4. To define an interface with the connected system using a set of XML input and output documents.
  5. To implement the solution in such way to be able to communicate with the database through internet interface.
  6. Examples: Purchase and selling of shares. University courses organisation. Fly tickets booking. Diary. Railway tickets booking. Travel agency. Bank account and credit cards. Store of production company. Ambulance dispatching. Supermarket.

Progress assessment

Mid-term test. Continuous checking of the project solution by the supervisor.

Exam prerequisites

At least half of points obtainable during the semester (tests a project), i.e. 25 points.

Course inclusion in study plans

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