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INFO8011 - Business Platform Integration

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Title:Business Platform Integration
Long Title:Business Platform Integration
Module Code:INFO8011
 
Credits: 5
NFQ Level:Advanced
Field of Study: Information Systems
Valid From: Semester 1 - 2017/18 ( September 2017 )
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Module Coordinator: CATHERINE MURPHY
Module Author: MARTIN CONNOLLY
Module Description: This module addresses the theory and practice of business platform integration.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Describe and evaluate approaches to database integration.
LO2 Describe, critically discuss and implement enterprise integration approaches for Supply Chain Management, industrial Information Systems and corporate restructuring.
LO3 Describe, critically discuss and implement enterprise integration approaches for sales & marketing.
LO4 Describe, evaluate and integrate document management systems.
LO5 Describe, evaluate and implement approaches to web system integration.
Pre-requisite learning
Module Recommendations
This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is strongly recommended before enrolment in this module. You may enrol in this module if you have not acquired the recommended learning but you will have considerable difficulty in passing (i.e. achieving the learning outcomes of) the module. While the prior learning is expressed as named CIT module(s) it also allows for learning (in another module or modules) which is equivalent to the learning specified in the named module(s).
No recommendations listed
Incompatible Modules
These are modules which have learning outcomes that are too similar to the learning outcomes of this module. You may not earn additional credit for the same learning and therefore you may not enrol in this module if you have successfully completed any modules in the incompatible list.
No incompatible modules listed
Co-requisite Modules
No Co-requisite modules listed
Requirements

This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is mandatory before enrolment in this module is allowed. You may not enrol on this module if you have not acquired the learning specified in this section.

No requirements listed
Co-requisites
No Co Requisites listed
 

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Database Integration
Database & Knowledge System Technology. Schema Translation. Data Conversion. Database Program Translation. Database & Expert System Integration. XML Schema & Database Normalization for Integration.
Document Management Systems
Fundamentals of Electronic Document and Record Management Systems (EDRMS). Components of EDRMS. Document Repository. Folder Structure. Check-In & Check-Out. Version Control. Auditing. Security. Classification & Indexing. Search & Retrieval. Optical Character Recognition (OCR). Integration with Desktop Applications and Productivity Software. Programmatic Integration of Document Management Systems. Scanning & Digitization.
Enterprise Integration
Information Architectures: Service Oriented Architecture. Manufacturing Integration. Customer Integration. Enterprise Integration in the Supply Chain. Interenterprise Collaboration. Supply Chain Collaboration Enterprise and Supply Chain Architecture. Supply Chain Integration with Internet of Things technologies. Information Architecture for Enterprise & Supply Chain. Process Modelling, Workflow Management and Integrating Information Flows. Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) for Supply Chain Management. Industrial Information Integration. Systems Approach to Industrial Information Integration. Business Process Integration. Systems Integration for Mergers, Acquisitions and Corporate Restructuring
Sales & Marketing Integration
Customer Relationship Management (CRM) System Integration. Master Data Management. Social Network Integration for Digital Marketing. Migrating Marketing Information Systems.
Systems Integration for Web Applications
Review of Programming Concepts. Principles of Advanced Web Programming. Integration of selected Web programming language with HTML, CSS, XML and XSLT. Database Integration for Web Applications. Web Services: Core Specifications, Tools. Social Media, Business Intelligence and Mapping API Integration for selected programming languages and web technologies.
Systems Integration for Productivity Software
Advanced Integration of a selected programming language with Word Processing, Spreadsheet, Presentation and Email and Business Communications Software.
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work100.00%
Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation This evaluation will consist of a series of lab based exercises where the student has to integrate Databases, Web Systems, CRM, Productivity Software and Document Management Systems. 1,2,3,4,5 50.0 Every Second Week
Short Answer Questions This exam will consist of a series of questions on the theoretical module material. 1,2,3,4,5 50.0 Week 12
No End of Module Formal Examination
Reassessment Requirement
Repeat examination
Reassessment of this module will consist of a repeat examination. It is possible that there will also be a requirement to be reassessed in a coursework element.

The institute reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Lectures on the theoretical underpinnings of Business Platform Integration. 2.0 Every Week 2.00
Lab Lab sessions on Systems Integration for Databases, Web Systems and Document Management Systems. 1.0 Every Week 1.00
Independent & Directed Learning (Non-contact) Revision of theoretical material and completion of practical exercises. 4.0 Every Week 4.00
Total Hours 7.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 7.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Lectures on the theoretical underpinnings of Business Platform Integration. 2.0 Every Week 2.00
Lab Lab sessions on Systems Integration for Databases, Web Systems and Document Management Systems. 1.0 Every Week 1.00
Independent & Directed Learning (Non-contact) Revision of theoretical material and completion of practical exercises. 4.0 Every Week 4.00
Total Hours 7.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 7.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
 

Module Resources

Recommended Book Resources
  • Joseph Fong 2015, Information Systems Reengineering, Integration and Normalization, 3rd Edition Ed., Springer [ISBN: 9783319122946]
  • Li Da Xu 2014, Enterprise Integration and Information Architecture: A Systems Perspective on Industrial Information Integration (Advances in Systems Science and Engineering (ASSE)), 1st Edition Ed., Auerbach Publications [ISBN: 9781439850244]
  • Robert F. Smallwood and Robert F. Williams 2013, Managing Electronic Records: Methods, Best Practices, and Technologies, 1st Edition Ed., Wiley [ISBN: 9781118218297]
Supplementary Book Resources
  • Imar Spaanjaars 2014, Beginning ASP.NET 4.5.1: in C# and VB (Wrox Programmer to Programmer), 1st Edition Ed., Wrox [ISBN: 9781118846773]
  • Stephen Cawood 2013, How to Do Everything Microsoft SharePoint 2013, 2nd Edition Ed., McGraw-Hill Education [ISBN: 9780071809832]
  • Marc Wolenik 2016, Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2016 Unleashed, 1st Edition Ed., Sams Publishing [ISBN: 9780672337604]
  • Mahmoud Elkoush 2013, Reporting with Visual Studio and Crystal Reports, Packt Publishing [ISBN: 9781782178026]
  • Mark Beckner and Kishore Dharanikota 2014, BizTalk 2013 Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach (Expert's Voice in BizTalk), 2nd Edition Ed., Apress [ISBN: 9781430263739]
  • Karthik Bharathy and Jon Fancey 2014, Getting Started with BizTalk Services, 1st Edition Ed., Packt Publishing [ISBN: 9781430263739]
  • Mark Beckner 2016, Using Scribe Insight: Developing Integrations and Migrations using the Scribe Insight Platform, 1st Edition Ed., Apress [ISBN: 9781484216255]
  • Alex Lewis, Pat Richard, Phil Sharp and Rui Young Maximo 2013, Skype for Business Unleashed, 2nd edition Ed., Sams Publishing [ISBN: 9780672338496]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
CR_BBISY_8 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Information Systems 7 Elective

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