China, Wuhan

Cloud and Mobile Computing

when 4 September 2016 - 16 September 2016
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 400

Course Objective:
On completion of the course students will have a basic understanding of Cloud Computing and Mobile Computing and will be able to make practical use of them.
In addition students will be able to:
o Understand one of the biggest paradigm shifts in the IT industry in the last decade – Cloud and Mobile Computing and make practical use of them.
o Identify different cloud computing models, characteristics and technologies involved and how they relate to mobile computing.
o Understand the impact of Cloud- and Mobile Computing on society, individuals, organizations, products and services.
o Get hands on and practice with cloud- and mobile computing

Course Topics:
Lecture:
Definition of Cloud and Mobile Computing
Driving forced for Cloud and Mobile Computing and technologies involved
Wireless technologies
Various cloud services and mobile applications
Key players in this area and the services they offer
The value for business and private life, work life balance
Security and risks
Trends and issues

Lab:
Configure, customize and manage a ready to use cloud service and access this service from different mobile devices. Deploy a virtual machine in the cloud, install an application and access this application from different mobile devices.
Course description:
Lecture, Case studies, Lab and discussions
Prerequisites:
Students should bring one or more mobile devices like Notebooks, Tablet PCs or Smart Phone etc.

Course leader

Leopold Obermeier, MBA, MSc
Eurocloud, Executive Vice President

Target group

european students, all faculties

Course aim

On completion of the course students will have a basic understanding of Cloud Computing and Mobile Computing and will be able to make practical use of them.
In addition students will be able to:
o Understand one of the biggest paradigm shifts in the IT industry in the last decade – Cloud and Mobile Computing and make practical use of them.
o Identify different cloud computing models, characteristics and technologies involved and how they relate to mobile computing.
o Understand the impact of Cloud- and Mobile Computing on society, individuals, organizations, products and services.
o Get hands on and practice with cloud- and mobile computing

Fee info

EUR 400: Location: Campus of “Jianghan University”
Accommodation: Student Hostel of “Jianghan University”
Fee: € 400 includes accommodation, meals (breakfast and lunch), events and school

Scholarships

no