Title

A Journey into the IT Jungle

Publication Type

Book

Publication Date

2008

Abstract

IT is pervasive. Whether you are a student researching on the human genome project, a mother searching for the best child care center, a business person selling flowers on the internet, a new graduate searching of a job or a doctor accessing patient records, each need is better served with IT. Whatever your needs, IT has changed our lifestyle. It is like a car, IT brings you from point A to point B more efficiently. This book lets you look under the hood. It explains how the computer and internet works, explains the process of developing software, how managing an IT project, and what goes into designing an IT architecture. So whether you are an Information System student, an entrepreneur exploring internet business, or you are just interested in learning the nuts and bolts of computers, this book will get you started and set you on your way. We have written this book for our first semester Information System course. The chapters include illustrations, exercises, reviews, definitions and even reader blogs. We hope the book is fun and engaging. So come explore the IT jungle with us.

Keywords

Information technology, project management, Information system, teaching and learning

Discipline

Computer Sciences | Higher Education | Technology and Innovation

Research Areas

Learning and Information Systems Education

Edition

2nd

ISBN

9789810680503

Publisher

Prentice Hall

City or Country

Singapore

Additional URL

http://worldcat.org/isbn/9789810680503