Course in Emerging Information Technologies

Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
In Kolkata

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Location Kolkata
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INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT CALCUTTA Diamond Harbour Road Joka, 700104, West Bengal, India
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INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT CALCUTTA Diamond Harbour Road Joka, 700104, West Bengal, India
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Course programme

At IIM-C we firmly believe that information is power. In the years to come the need for increased sharing of information will govern the changes in organizational structure. A basic understanding of information systems is thus mandatory. We endeavor to ensure that you drive the e-commerce revolution. These courses not only equip you with software tools but also impart an understanding of the hardware which will help you set design your own database. It's time you started your own dotcom at IIMC.

Course Objective:

Information technology has already become the largest of all corporate capital expenditures and an intrinsic component of most modern business processes. The high pace of the emergence of new information and communication technology elements and the growth of shared infrastructure make the conceptual understanding of the strategic and financial impact of IT a difficult task. Corporate computing paradigms often adapt to such experiences by taking new directions. The goal of this course is to provide budding managers with a new perspective on the nature of emerging information technologies and their impact on associated business directions.
Course Structure

The course will consist of the following three broad modules:

Module I: Corporate Computing Trends (7 Sessions)
The nature and evolution of new business infrastructure and the changing role of information technology in business, Commoditization of hardware and software, Service oriented enterprises, Software as a service, Web services

Module II: Emerging computing paradigms and usage (6 Sessions)
Grid computing, Ubiquitous computing, Social networking

Module III: Emerging technology and business implications (7 Sessions)
RFID, WiMax, VoIP, GPS, Disruptive technology

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