|Short Description:||Mgt of Bus Networks & Cloud|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts|
|School or Department :||School of Management and Enterprise|
|Student contribution band :||Band 2|
|ASCED code :||020113 - Networks and Communications|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
|Version produced :||26 February 2020|
Enrolment is not permitted in CIS5309 if CIS8009 has been previously completed.
This course covers some key issues for networks and management in the field of data communications and Business Networks and the Cloud, under three broad headings: enterprise digital infrastructure, using data communications and Business Networks and the Cloud for competitive gain, and the role of management in Business Networks and the Cloud planning. Students will gain knowledge of contemporary networking infrastructure including networking standards and protocols, networking architectures, business applications and security. Students will identify and evaluate networking infrastructure of existing organisations. Students will specify how the existing networking infrastructure can be improved and what would be ensuing business benefits. Students will also consider how the existing networking infrastructure can accommodate or be adapted for new and emerging technology trends. Students will be assessed in the assignments on their knowledge of contemporary networking infrastructure in organisations and their ability to develop network designs that address organisational challenges and opportunities.