INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Graduate Study - Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
3+2 Information Technology Master
2016-2017

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
CEN 534 Cloud Computing Graduate 1 Fall
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Area Elective 6 3 150

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Nejdet Dogru, Assist. Prof. Dr. Adnan Dželihodžić Nejdet Dogru, Assist. Prof. Dr.
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This course examines cloud computing in detail and introduces the security concerns associated with cloud computing. Key topics include service models for cloud computing, virtualization, storage, management, tools, standards, applications and data processing.

COURSE OBJECTIVE
The objective of the course is to provide to students fundamentals of cloud computing and security associated with cloud computing.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Introduction to cloud computing
  2. Cloud computing concepts and models
  3. Cloud-enabling technologies
  4. Virtualization
  5. Overview of cloud security
  6. Cloud hardware and software infrastracture
  7. Cloud standards
  8. Midterm exam
  9. Cloud web applications
  10. Cloud storage
  11. Big data
  12. IoT cloud
  13. Data streaming
  14. Privacy and security

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Interactive Lectures
    • Practical Sessions
    • Case Studies
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Midterm Exam(s)120
    Term Paper150
    Final Exam130
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
    • Compare the operation, implementation and performance of cloud computing systems and the relative merits and suitability of each for complex data-intensive applications
    • Explain and characterize different cloud models, namely infrastracture as a service (Iaas), platform as a service (PaaS), and software as a service (SaaS)
    • Identify security implications in cloud computing
    • Identify appropriate design choices when solving real-world computing problems
    • Make recommendatons on cloud computing solutions for an enterprise
    TEXTBOOK(S)
    • CLOUD COMPUTING Principles and Paradigms, Buyya, Broberg, Goscanski – Wiley
    • CLOUD COMPUTING Methodology, Systems,and Applications, Wang,Ranjan Chen Denatallah, CRC Press

    ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
    Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
    Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)15345
    Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week) 0
    Midterm Examination (1 week)122
    Final Examination(1 week)122
    Preparation for Midterm Examination12020
    Preparation for Final Examination13131
    Assignment / Homework/ Project15050
    Seminar / Presentation 0
    Total Workload: 150
    ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 6