Internet Technology

Heterogeneous Systems

Seminar, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

In this course students design a complete, networked IT infrastructure based on various distinct (operating) systems. Interoperability and significant transparency (related to the user) are especially emphasized.

Learning outcomes

The module intends to round off the basic knowledge of IT taught in other courses (coding, databases, operating systems, networks, etc.) by giving students fundamental knowledge of IT-security technologies and the combination of various single components to heterogeneous system surroundings.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Renato Ettisberger: IT-Security & Hacking Bruce Schneier: Angewandte Kryptografie Jeremy Moskovitz: Windows and Linux Integration: Hands-on Solutions for a Mixed Environment Barbara Pernici: Mobile Information Systems: Infrastructure and Design for Adaptivity and Flexibility

Mode of delivery

2 ECTS Seminar

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Operating Systems, Systems Management, Networks

Assessment methods and criteria

Moodle tests per topic (seminar paper as a substitute)