A study of the principles and practice of distributed information systems software development.
Topics include current middleware technologies, such as message broker systems, JEE, .NET and Web Services. Students will gain practical experience in developing distributed applications using Java, Web Services, the ActiveMQ message broker and the Apache Camel service integration framework.
|Paper title||Distributed Information Systems|
|Teaching period||First Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,018.05|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,320.00|
- (INFO 221 or COSC 241) and 36 further 200-level INFO or COSC points
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music, Commerce, Science
- Learning Outcomes
- Upon successful completion of this paper students should:
- have a working knowledge of the role of middleware in distributed information systems, the types of middleware in common use in enterprise information systems, and the basic principles of their operation;
- be able to make competent judgements about the appropriate choices of middleware for solving practical distributed information system problems;
- be able to design and build a distributed information system by creating and integrating services using several different types of middleware.
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Information Science's website
- Teaching staff
- Co-ordinator: Stephen Cranefield
Lecturers: Stephen Cranefield and Mark George
- Text books are not required for this paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical
thinking, Information literacy, Self-motivation.
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