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INFS6510-A Competitive Intelligence Syst    (Fall 2013)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor

For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor section for a link to a Faculty Website.

Course Details


Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account.
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Session, Dates: 2 (08/24/2013 - 10/18/2013)

Days: ONLINE

Time: -

Location: Internet/Online

Room:

Seats Available: 2 Seats

Credits: 3

The following additional fees apply to this section:   Fully Online Fee : $150.00

Course Description

This course provides the student with a broad overview of the Competitive Intelligence landscape, including the tools and techniques that are successfully utilized by 21st century organizations. Students learn about the history and evolution of Competitive Intelligence (CI) and Business Intelligence (BI), from standardized reporting to a flexible, integrated Information Ecosystem that provides modern decision makers with essential, accurate, and timely information. The emphasis of this course centers on the proper deployment and use of CI and BI techniques and technologies to best meet the information requirements of modern decision makers. An overview of current CI and BI tools is also provided, including Data Warehousing, Data Mining, OLAP, and Business Performance Management (BPM).

About The Instructor

Gary A. Davis, D.Sc.

Professor of Computer and Information Systems
Computer and Information Systems


davis@rmu.edu
412-397-6440 phone
412-397-6468 fax
Wheatley Center 222
Profile

For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor section for a link to a Faculty Website.



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